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Data Scientist / Data Engineer

AuCoDe Amherst, MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Position Overview

This role is perfect for an entrepreneurial self-starter who loves data, finding signal among the noise, and presenting results for practical consumption. On the flip side, you also love building the foundational processes and systems to receive, store, transform and make the data usable.

You will be our first hire and work directly with the founders as we move the company forward.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Use a combination of financial market data, social media data, the AuCoDe controversy score engine, and customer supplied data to infer insights into stock price movements.

  • Build/organize systems and processes to manage market, social media and customer data.

  • Present results in graphically informative ways for internal and external consumption.

  • Collaborate with founders to understand customer needs and formulate solutions.

  • Integrate novel research from our partner lab at UMass Amherst directly into our products.


  • Seeks a challenge and gets things done.

  • At least one of:

    • Math/Stats/Machine Learning background.

    • FinTech work experience.

  • Working Python skillset.

  • U.S. Work Authorization. Unfortunately we cannot sponsor visas at this stage.

Desired but not Required

  • Data modeling / SQL / NoSQL database experience.

  • R, Java, SAS or other data centric programming language experience.

  • Experience creating visualizations with software like Jupyter, Tableau, Spotfire, Power BI, etc.

  • Investment/Quant experience.