We are looking for a Data Engineer / Data Scientist with an interest in sustainability and experience in Data Preparation, constructing data pipelines and advanced analytics. Neural Alpha is a unique sustainable fintech consultancy & software development company applying innovative Connected Data approaches (graph databases, semantic & related technologies) to complex requirements for NGOs and the Financial Services industry. We help NGOs, financial institutions and investors maximise the sustainability credentials of their investments – using these technologies to minimise investments in deforestation, carbon intensive activities & other areas. Our team is based in Kennington & Warsaw (Poland) and due to expanding consultancy requirements we are hiring. Our current Data Engineering stack is predominantly hosted on AWS and uses Python, Lambda Microservices and GraphQL alongside other technologies such as Node.js & React. We use a variety of NoSQL databases including S3, document stores such as MongoDB, DynamoDB and Elasticsearch and graph databases/triple stores. Candidates with experience in Graph Databases, particularly RDF-based technologies such as AWS Neptune and Label Property Graphs (LPGs) such as Neo4j and Tigergraph are sought after. The role benefits from cross-training and is a rare and exciting opportunity to join an innovative startup with a great culture, friendly people and a great location in Kennington (London). Ideally the candidate will have a Computer Science background and demonstrable work experience and portfolio pieces illustrating Data Engineering, Data Science or Back End programming skills. It is also useful to have experience in using semantic technologies, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and machine learning techniques. Preferred skills/qualifications: Strong Python programming experience essential Educational Background in Computer Science or related technology education highly desirable Experience developing on AWS essential 2+ years commercial experience essential Experience of deploying Microservices essential Experience of working with graph databases / RDF / Linked Data highly desirable Experience of deploying Machine Learning solutions such as Tensorflow, Scikitlearn, Keras etc. for production requirements very useful Experience of Graph Embeddings & Random Walks on graph desirable What we offer: Fantastic on the job training scheme in core data / software development skills Friendly, innovative, R&D rich environment Great office location in Kennington - we’re based in a brand new serviced office with breakfasts every Monday, drinks on a Friday, kitchen, bike storage & showers Eligibility to annual company bonus scheme after 6 months employment.
Salary: 40k to 49k depending on experience
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