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Posted: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 4:46 PM

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Requisition ID: 8063

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.

Purpose of Job:

Data Science & Analytics team has developed sophisticated distributed infrastructure to provide management and sales staff key insights for decision making. The team consists of accomplished professionals and highly motivated recent graduates who blend business, modeling, and computer science expertise to solve complex problems.

At this time, we are seeking a high performance, enthusiastic individual with experience in Applied Artificial Intelligence to be part of the team. They will develop advanced analytics models for Bank's Treasury Department. The succesful candidate will report to DSA Director of Modelling.

Key Job Accountabilities:

  • Build next-generation customer behaviour models for mortgage and deposit products using their artificial intelligence and machnie learning expertise
  • Develop models for optimization of balance sheet and other financial resources
  • Contribute to development of funds transfer pricing models
  • Collaborate with academic partners in Canada and USA on research in the field of artifical intelligence and machine learning

Skills, Experiences and Functional Competencies:

The position requires research expertise in one of more of the following areas of artificial intellinegce or cognitive science:

  • Deep Learning (recurrent and convolutional neural nets)
  • Reinforcement Learning (markov decision processes, Q-learning)
  • Natural Language Processing (information retrieval, knowledge representation
  • Graphical models

We do not require expertise or experience in Financial Industry. On the job training will be provided.

Education and Other Requirements:

Strongly preferred Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Statistics, Neuroscience, Physics or another STEM discipline. Relevant research experience is essential.

Location(s): Canada : Ontario : Toronto

As Canadas International Bank, we are a leader when it comes to inclusion. We are a diverse and global team, speaking more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. We value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.

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