Data Scientist

Allianz Global Investors
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    Allianz Global Investors is seeking a Data Scientist specializing in NLP to support our Systematic team. The Systematic team is an active quantitative equity portfolio management team.~crlf~This position will provide active engagement in experiencing the correlation between data science, especially deep learning and NLP, and real-world applications. If you are passionate about your NLP and deep learning knowledge and expertise coming to fruition in a tangible scope, this role is for you.

  • Key Responsibilities

    • Analyzes financial text using NLP and deep learning techniques~crlf~• Implements and maintains production level systems to generate investment ideas~crlf~• Identifies and leverages new technologies to enhance analytical best practices~crlf~• Develops new features for production level systems

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    Required:~crlf~• Master’s or PhD degree in Computer Science, Statistics or Physics~crlf~• 1-3 years related experience~crlf~• Strong statistical modelling and programming skills in Python~crlf~• Extremely detail-orientated with excellent analytical skills~crlf~~crlf~Preferred:~crlf~• Experience with natural language processing research~crlf~• Proficiency in SAS, HTML and SQL~crlf~• Extremely hard working and ambitious, with an attitude of continuous learning~crlf~• The ability to work well in a demanding, team-centric environment

  • Additional Information

    Allianz Global Investors is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin or disability. Allianz Global Investors hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Allianz Global Investors is the asset management subsidiary of Allianz SE. We are one of the world’s leading active asset managers with over 600 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide, managing more than EUR 500 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

    Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors~crlf~~crlf~You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you since,~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors.~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

Allianz Global Investors is seeking a Data Scientist specializing in NLP to support our Systematic team. The Systematic team is an active quantitative equity portfolio management team.~crlf~This position will provide active engagement in experiencing the correlation between data science, especially deep learning and NLP, and real-world applications. If you are passionate about your NLP and deep learning knowledge and expertise coming to fruition in a tangible scope, this role is for you.

Key Responsibilities

• Analyzes financial text using NLP and deep learning techniques~crlf~• Implements and maintains production level systems to generate investment ideas~crlf~• Identifies and leverages new technologies to enhance analytical best practices~crlf~• Develops new features for production level systems

Key Requirements/ Skills

Required:~crlf~• Master’s or PhD degree in Computer Science, Statistics or Physics~crlf~• 1-3 years related experience~crlf~• Strong statistical modelling and programming skills in Python~crlf~• Extremely detail-orientated with excellent analytical skills~crlf~~crlf~Preferred:~crlf~• Experience with natural language processing research~crlf~• Proficiency in SAS, HTML and SQL~crlf~• Extremely hard working and ambitious, with an attitude of continuous learning~crlf~• The ability to work well in a demanding, team-centric environment

Additional Information

Allianz Global Investors is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin or disability. Allianz Global Investors hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Investors is the asset management subsidiary of Allianz SE. We are one of the world’s leading active asset managers with over 600 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide, managing more than EUR 500 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors~crlf~~crlf~You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you since,~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors.~crlf~~crlf~


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