Job description

The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at the GSC HSBC Group.  As your application progresses, you may be asked to use one of our digital tools to help you through your recruitment journey.  If so, one of our Resourcing colleagues will explain how our video-interviewing technology will be used throughout the recruitment process and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

Some careers have more impact than others.

If you’re looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join GSC HSBC and discover how valued you’ll be.

HSBC is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories. We aim to be where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions.

We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Data Science Jr

Role purpose

Reporting to the analytics head based in London/HK which falls under the wider remit of the Wholesale Chief Data and Analytics Office (WCDAO) framework, this is a position responsible for delivery of quality analytics and machine learning based models that will help drive insights and lay the foundation for a data driven culture that promotes decision intelligence. You will be leading a team composed of data scientists/analysts/engineers to help transform data into enterprise assets and solve complex problems using the latest technologies, and statistical and machine learning techniques. This will help to rapidly implement insights and to deploy scalable distributed algorithms to process a wide array of large and complex datasets. The results of your work will drive informed decision-making across the organisation. We offer a market-competitive pay and benefits package according to your role and location.

Main Activities

· Delivering machine learning or advanced analytics based use cases that contribute to the business kpi’s and help empower the frontline

· Build re-usable & robust infrastructures that help reduce overall technical debt and promote engineering and scientific best practices across the team

· Work with the leadership team to ensure that the existing model are in line with the business identified strategic deliverables

· Understand and collect project requirement, present analysis/ results, make recommendations on strategy formulation and solicit project feedback

· Advocate and promote the use of data analytics to drive fact-based activity and behaviour in Wholesale


· Experience running an end to end solution and mentoring/managing junior data scientists.

· Proficiency with python and the python Machine Learning tool kit along with Data Learning frameworks

· Proficiency/experience with Machine Learning deployment strategies and infrastructure

· Relevant academic qualifications in mathematics, statistics, physics or computer science

· Significant experience in presenting complex data science techniques to wide-ranging audiences.



· We are looking for dedicated and curious people who are:

· Committed researchers. Our markets and client needs are constantly changing.

· Agile workers. You will work in a fast-paced environment where everything evolves very quickly.

· Analytical thinkers

· Team players

· Data enthusiasts. This program will develop your statistical knowledge, passion for data or any programming skills you may already hold. You’ll gain a deep understanding of the theoretical grounds of machine learning and mathematical framework

Due to the urgent hiring need, candidates with immediate right to work locally and no relocation need will be prioritised.

The chosen candidate for this role will be required to undergo enhanced vetting. Subject to local laws, this will require the individual to satisfactorily pass a series of additional checks as part of the recruitment process and on an ongoing basis, if appointed to the role. HSBC Group reserves its position with regard to any steps which it may take in relation to any material adverse findings which arise either when the checks are originally completed, and/or if relevant, on an ongoing basis. For more information about the enhanced vetting for this role please contact the recruiter for this role.

You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.

HSBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a culture where all employees are valued, respected and opinions count. We take pride in providing a workplace that fosters continuous professional development, flexible working and, opportunities to grow within an inclusive and diverse environment. We encourage applications from all suitably qualified persons irrespective of, but not limited to, their gender or genetic information, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, social status, medical care leave requirements, political affiliation, people with disabilities, color, national origin, veteran status, etc., We consider all applications based on merit and suitability to the role.”

At HSBC we offer our colleagues a greater number of days so that they can fully enjoy their wedding, take care of the new member of the family, or grieve the loss of a family member. Our paid leave package is at the forefront in Mexico, now you have one more reason to be HSBC and proudly live a culture of well-being, balance and care

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