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Machine Learning Engineer

  • Location: New York, 10013
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

Grow your career as a Machine Learning Engineer with an innovative global bank in New York, NY. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.
  • Lead monthly model scoring and optimization process as a single point of contact for cross functional teams.
  • Develop industry leading statistical targeting and behavioral models that deliver business results meeting and exceeding our goals.
  • Lead new data source integration initiatives, including digital, retention, and customer service data.
  • Partner with vendors and credit bureaus to innovate new, industry leading modeling and optimization techniques and methodologies.
  • Lead advanced computational solution evaluations, such as High-Performance SAS Marketing Optimization, In-Database Computing, Python, H2O. Transition existing processes into new and enhanced ones, based on cost benefit analysis.
  • Utilize Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Computer Vision techniques to enhance and automate control monitoring processes.
  • Manage the performance tracking of the existing models, and alert the modelers of needs for model enhancement.
  • Graduate level degree in Economics, Statistics, Operations Research, Physics, or a similar field required, a Ph.D. degree preferred. Three to five years of industry experience in Financial Services.
  • Strong Machine Learning, SAS, R skills. Ability to learn other software such as Hive, Mahout, Python quickly.
  • Strong project management and relationship management skills.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

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