Data Scientist

Allianz Global Investors

Allianz Global Investors offers a diversified range of active investment strategies across four main pillars: equities, fixed income, multi asset and alternatives. Our expertise covers the developed and emerging markets as well as public and private markets. At AllianzGI, our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment, then join us now! We’re committed to giving our people – experienced and energetic professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. ~crlf~~crlf~We are looking for you! Allianz Global Investors is seeking a Data Scientist specializing in NLP (Natural Language Processing) to support our Systematic team. Systematic team is an active quantitative equity portfolio management team. 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.~crlf~~crlf~Responsibilities:~crlf~## 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~crlf~

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~crlf~

Please note that a coding assessment will be required as part of the assessment process. Please ensure an email address is included in your application as further details will be sent to your email address.

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 690 investment professionals in 23 offices worldwide and managing EUR 598 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is the most important word in our vocabulary. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We offer a collegial culture based on strong values, taking individual responsibility, and dedication to mastering challenging tasks. To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of our employees. We encourage you 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.~crlf~~crlf~We are committed to deliver excellence to our clients, advisors, employees, our parent company and within our industry. Putting our clients' needs first, behaving in an open and transparent way and treating people fairly means acting with integrity. We respect difference and diversity and reward individual performance as well as teamwork.~crlf~~crlf~We are also committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing assistance to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need support to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to recruiting@allianzgi.com~crlf~~crlf~


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Allianz Global Investors is a leading active asset manager operating in 25 offices globally.