Senior Data Scientist (Korea)

Full Time
  • Post Date: May 11, 2021
  • Apply Before: September 30, 2021
Job Description

Expect to utilize high-performance text mining techniques using Internet VoC data.

It is necessary to respond to development work as well as operation work.

  • Independently perform sophisticated data analytics (ranging from classical econometrics to machine learning, neural networks, and natural language processing) in a variety of environments using structured and unstructured data.
  • Produce compelling data visualizations to communicate insights and influence outcomes among a wide array of stakeholders.
  • Take accountability and ownership of end-to-end data science solution design, technical delivery, and measurable business outcome.
  • Engage in stakeholder meetings to identify business objectives and scope solution requirements.
  • With minimal guidance, write, document, and deploy custom code in a variety of environments (Python, SAS, R, etc.) to create predictive analytics applications.
  • Use, maintain, share and collaborate through Truist internal code repositories to foster continual learning and cross-pollination of skillsets.
  • Actively research and advocate adoption of emerging methods and technologies in the data science field, with the eye of continually advancing Truist’s capabilities.
  • Exercise sound judgment and fosters risk management culture throughout design, development, and deployment practices; partner with cross-functional teams to coordinate rules on data usage, data governance and analytics capabilities.

Job Description:

Working site: FPT office and customer site in Seoul, Korea

Working duty:

  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Bachelor’s degree and zero to four or more years of experience in a quantitative field such as Finance, Mathematics, Analytics, Data Science, Computer Science, or Engineering, or equivalent education and related training
  • Exhibit understanding of statistical methods, including a broad understanding of classical statistics, probability theory, econometrics, time-series, and primary statistical tests
  • Familiarity with linear algebra concepts for optimization, complex matrix operations, eigenvalue decompositions, and principal components; working knowledge of calculus/differential equations, with understanding of stochastic processes
  • Demonstrate understanding of data cleansing and preparation methodologies, including regex, filtering, indexing, interpolation, and outlier treatment
  • Strong familiarity with data extraction in a variety of environments (SQL, JQuery, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of Hadoop, Pig, Hive, and/or NoSQL, Spark
  • Experience in managing multiple projects with tight deadlines in a collaborative environment.

Skill requirement:

  • Ability to understand technical, business and operational impacts of a project or problem
  • Proficient knowledge of code versioning tools {{such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial}}
  • Foreign language skill: Good in English and Korean communication (verbal and written TOEIC: 750, TOPIK 4+)


  • Work with world class customers in Korea on impactful projects
  • Compensation package is as competitive as local Korean companies.
  • Retirement pays.
  • Insurance and health care.
  • Summer leave
  • Annual leave holiday following Korean labor law.


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