Assistant Manager - Data Analytics Group, Supervision of Markets

Ref.: SFC/AM/DAG/SOM/210723

We are looking for an Assistant Manager who will be responsible for applying machine learning technics in the analysis of regulatory data as well as design and implementation of Python-based data science solutions.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Head of Data Analytics Group, the candidate will work independently to carry out the following responsibilities, including:

  • collaborating with divisional users in formulating the application of machine learning and other data science techniques for the analysis of regulatory data;
  • applying machine learning techniques in the analysis of regulatory data including data extraction, cleansing, feature engineering, model tuning and result visualization;
  • assisting the design and implementation of production level data science solutions using Python;
  • assisting the research and development of proof-of-concept prototypes for data science solutions; and
  • supporting and enhancing existing data science solutions.

Requirements:

To be successful in this role, the candidate should:

  • hold a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Data Science, Computer Science or other related fields;
  • have at least three years of relevant development experience in Python, preferably in financial institutions;
  • with hands on experience in applying machine learning techniques;
  • preferably also possesses knowledge in SQL and business intelligence tools (e.g. Power BI);
  • be creative, proactive, analytical and resourceful in problem solving;
  • have good communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • be self-motivated and result-oriented.

Please quote the reference and apply by 6 August 2021 with details of qualifications, previous experience, current and expected salary to:

Recruitment Manager
Securities & Futures Commission
54/F, One Island East,
18 Westlands Road, Quarry Bay,
Hong Kong
(E-mail address : som_recruit@sfc.hk)


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Last update: 23 Jul 2021

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