At SESAMm, we provide tools for the asset management industry, based on our proprietary Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing technologies. We analyze a huge amount of unstructured textual data extracted from millions of news articles, blogs, forums and social networks in real time. We use this alternative data in combination with standard market data to provide innovative analytics on thousands of financial products across all asset classes, and to develop custom investment strategies using our internal machine learning and statistical expertise. With more than EUR 8M raised since its creation in 2014, major clients across the world, numerous awards won and an exponential team growth, we are expanding quickly in Western Europe, Americas and Asia.
Join SESAMm, an innovative and fast-growing FinTech company!
Our team is looking for an end of studies Data Scientist based in Paris (France).
Internship Goal: as part of the Project Team, you will participate in client facing projects. You will perform data analysis on text data, data cleaning, train machine learning algorithms and summarize the results in reports.
- Detect patterns, implement tests and evaluate on datasets
- Perform data preprocessing and feature engineering
- Understand and generalize Machine Learning models
- Use and evaluate relevant Machine Learning tools
- Write analysis reports
The duties and responsibilities in this internship description may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
- Year off internship or last year of a Master’s degree in a quantitative field (mathematics or data science) with strong IT skills
- Work Experience: a first internship in quantitative analysis or Machine Learning is a plus;
- Software: Strong skills in Python and Machine Learning libraries (Numpy, Pandas, Sklearn, Keras, Matplotlib)
- Languages: fluent English speaker with good writing skills, an intermediate level of French would be a plus;
- Strong interest in complex Machine Learning models (supervised & unsupervised, deep learning etc.)
- In depth knowledge of Machine Learning principles and practices
- Some knowledge in finance and some experience in Machine Learning with Time Series would be an advantage
- Basic statistic knowledges
- Additional skills:
- If you have a personal project that could be interesting for your application please attach a link to your github
You should be able to work in a team and show high motivation. This job requires autonomy and curiosity toward a changing environment.
- Percent Time: 100%
- Duration: 6 months
- Location: Paris (France)
Please send your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org