Int. Data Scientist (Python, SAS, SQL) to work on migrating SAS from Oracle for a large banking client - 50888

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Oct 23, 2023
Job End Date: Oct 31, 2024
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 133223
Location: London, Toronto

Int. Data Scientist (Python, SAS, SQL) to work on migrating SAS from Oracle for a large banking client

Job ID: 50888

# of positions: 1

Duration: 1 year

Extension possible: yes

Conversion Possible: yes

Interview Process: 2 round, technical assessment/ case study to be completed before moving to second round – will be asked to build a machine learning mode/coding – python work, create a deck and present findings, results and business implications

Work Location: hybrid – in office two days


Project Scope: Migrating from SAS to Oracle – already underway earlier this year. Part of the migration and will be part of the entire journey to migration

Migrating from SAS to Oracle – a lot of ambiguity

Reporting to the Senior Advanced Analytics Manager, the Data Scientist II will be conducting all analytical activities related to AML transaction monitoring systems. 

•      Work independently as a senior lead and may manage and direct activities related to analysis, design and support of technical data management solutions on various projects ranging in complexity and size

•      Provide maintenance of transaction monitoring scenarios, and analytical queries in support of the bank's strategic efforts to mitigate money laundering and terrorist financing risk

•      Conduct activities related to AML/ATF scenario performance tuning, machine learning execution and model performance monitoring


  • 3+ Years experience as a Data Scientist
  • Python, SAS, SQL are essential
  • Predictive models with machine learning methods.
  • Data mining
  • Query optimization, debugging and automation.
  • Financial Institution Experience
  • Master's Degree
  • AML