Davidson Kempner Capital Management, LP Data Scientist in New York, New York

Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP seeks a Data Scientist in New York, NY to assist the Distressed Investments, Long/Short Equity, and Merger Arbitrage groups in utilizing data to improve investment decisions. Requirements: Master's degree in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or a related quantitative field or equivalent, and two (2) years of experience using statistical models, machine learning algorithms, data mining techniques and big data architectures to analyze noisy and/or complex datasets. Prior experience must include two (2) years of evaluating both structured and unstructured data; creating sustainable tools to analyze and maintain large data sets; performing independent quantitative research using statistical modeling, text mining and data visualization methodologies; programming using SAS suite, R, Python, C#, SQL; and working with Bloomberg terminal, Linux/Windows server, and distributed database systems.

Qualified applicants please email jbaron@dkpartners.com and reference code TZ0517.