R jobs (February 2014)

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Harvard — R/C++ programmer to develop climate-related R software/package

Looking for someone with strong programming experience in R/C++ to develop R software to
1) Access, manipulate, and visualize climate data.
2) Implement large-scale spatial and spatio-temporal models
Ideal candidate will be able to turn high-level (non-technical) directions and instructions into functioning R code, and eventually an R package.  Work will be a blend of software development and statistical research.  The position is flexible, and could be between 10-40 hours/week.    Pay is competitive, and the position will remain open until filled.

Required Skills:
-R programming experience
-Knowledge of statistical methods
-Reliable and self-motivated

Preferred skills:
-C++ programming experience
-Experience creating R packages
-Software development experience
-Interest in climate change and earth science

Contact info:
Dr. Luke Bornn
Assistant Professor of Statistics
1 Oxford Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
United States


WeddingWire seeks a full-time Data Scientist/Statistician for our growing Data Science team at our Chevy Chase, MD office.  This is a hands-on role at the center of strategic decision making of a fast-growing start-up company.

To apply go to http://jobs.weddingwire.com/apply/VJU97H/Data-ScientistStatistician.html

Revolution Analytics

Is recruiting for the several R related positions:

Analytics Software Engineer Seattle, WA
QA Engineer Seattle, WA
Professional Services
Analytics Solutions Architect Palo Alto, CA
Project Manager Dallas, TX
R Programmer Newark, NJ
R Programmer New York City, NY
R Programmer Stamford, CT

here is our career page: http://www.revolutionanalytics.com/career-opportunities

Mango Solutions is Recruiting R Developers

Mango Solutions are recruiting R Developers for their Wiltshire, UK office.

If you have very strong R skills, a desire to work across a range of commercial sectors and would like to join an exciting, growing company, please send your CV and a covering letter to  [email protected]  

A full job description can be downloaded from www.mango-solutions.com/careers.html

Please note that we can only consider applications from those who are legally eligible to work within the EU.

Data science group at AstraZeneca

Has an open position.

Short description of the position:
We are looking for a Principal Scientific Computing Specialist to identify, analyze and solve scientific problems in the later stages of drug development and beyond. The role holder is expected to add value to projects, improve internal decision making, and, as the US representative of a global group, help to lead the development of the scientific computing capability within GMD. The right candidate will have a mix of analytical, statistical, computational and communication skills, will be excited by the challenge of building this new capability within GMD, and will be given the opportunity to work on problems that directly benefit patients.

Job Title: Quantitative Analyst – Associate – London

You will focus on Quantitative Strategy in a client-facing role, with clients that will be both internal (primarily drawn from the equity and portfolio sales and trading teams) and external (mostly institutional and hedge fund accounts). Ideally you will immediately slot into our new and growing European equity and cross-asset quantitative strategy team and work on projects including but not limited to alpha generation through stock selection, factor modeling, portfolio construction, risk modeling and analysis.
Your day to day responsibilities will include ensuring the quality of the underlying quantitative equity data and developing, generating and streamlining regular reports, managing client request flow and looking to develop new regular reports on European quantitative equity products. 

For more information and to formally apply, please email:

mailto:anne-aline.[email protected]randstadsourceright.co.uk

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