Data Scientist (Fixed Term 2 years)

Employer: LSEG Romania
  • Internet - eCommerce
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 16.08.2022

    Data Scientist (Fixed Term 2 years)

    Role Profile

    The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), is a leading provider of business and financial information on public and private companies globally. LSEG continues to build on a century of experience by transforming data into knowledge and combining our expertise with the latest technology to create new global data and analytical solutions for our clients. With advanced data collection services, cloud-based applications, desktop analytics and print products, we incorporate value added tools such as Models, Analytics and Data Tools. For LSEG Romania based in Bucharest, we are currently recruiting for two short term positions in our ISG Analytics team. The role blends quantitative modeling, interaction within various groups in the team and product management. Will support our Modeling Automation initiative for the next year and a half. We are looking for individuals with very high attention to detail, analytical skills, and who can work under strict delivery timelines.

    Job Description

    The Yield Book team is looking to hire two data scientists to help develop and deliver on the on-going initiatives. In this role, you will plan and coordinate the analytical and operational steps needed to develop and establish high-impact tools and processes, working alongside an integrated team of professionals across the company. Your responsibilities will include reviewing financial documents, processing and analysing datasets with the purpose of obtaining meaningful analytics. In addition, you will develop new solutions and ideas for automating the model-generating internal processes.


    • Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.
    • Develop processes and tools that turn raw data into usable products.
    • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify business opportunities.
    • Provide support post-release for the initiatives that exist into production: bugfixes, tool enhancements.
    • Propose new and innovative methods for improving already-existing processes.


    • Experienced in Python development.
    • Experienced creating and using machine learning models for training/testing.
    • Experienced with Natural Language Processing techniques.
    • Analytical thinking, good problem-solving skills, thinking outside of the box.
    • Has knowledge of statistical techniques and concepts.
    • Has basic knowledge of Linux environments and commands.
    • Has Knowledge of database querying techniques.

    • We are looking for intellectually curious people, passionate about the bigger picture of how technology industry is evolving, ready to ask difficult questions and deal with complicated scenarios. If you are creative and a problem solver, this is the place to be as will be supporting you to fast-forward your career.

      We maximise each employee's potential through personal development through a wide range of learning tools both formal and informal. We believe in remunerating our people with competitive salaries and a range of attractive benefits such as:

      • 25 days' holiday per year
      • 1 additional day off for your Birthday
      • Annual wellness allowance
      • Share Purchase Plan
      • Medical Health Insurance
      • Medical Subscription (preventive medical services)
      • Dental Coverage
      • Life insurance
      • Pillar 3 Private Pension
      • Meal Vouchers
      • Flexible Benefits
      • Bookster
      • Volunteering Events
      • Team Buildings

    At LSEG, we believe that creating a diverse and inclusive organisation is fundamental to the way we deliver on our promise of creating essential partnerships and open opportunities. Our open culture is central to how we deliver our purpose - driving financial stability, empowering economies and enabling customers to create sustainable growth - in everything we do.

    Working with us means that you will be part of a dynamic organisation of 25,000 people across 70 countries. However, we will value your individuality and enable you to bring your true self to work so you can help enrich our diverse workforce. You will be part of a collaborative and creative culture where we encourage new ideas and are committed to sustainability across our global business. You will experience the critical role we have in helping to re-engineer the financial ecosystem to support and drive sustainable economic growth. Together, we are aiming to achieve this growth by accelerating the just transition to net zero, enabling growth of the green economy and creating inclusive economic opportunity.

    LSEG offers a range of tailored benefits and support, including healthcare, retirement planning, paid volunteering days and wellbeing initiatives.

    We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. This means that we do not discriminate on the basis of anyone's race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. Conforming with applicable law, we can reasonably accommodate applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

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