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Le lundi 1 octobre 2018, nous vous proposons 4 New(s) qui peu(ven)t vous intéresser:

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BigDataFR vous souhaite une excellente journée et vous propose aujourd'hui:

#Must Read & New Book: 'Numerical Probability: An Introduction With Applications to Finance'
• Author: Prof Gilles Pagès, Université Pierre et Marie Curie/Sorbonne Université, Director Master 2 "Probabilités & Finance" (DEA/Master Nicole El Karoui) since 2001.
• This textbook provides an introduction to numerical methods in probability with a focus on applications to finance
• Covers discretization schemes of stochastic differential equations
• Aimed at advanced undergraduate/graduate/PhD students.
• Contains useful examples and over 150 exercises, making it suitable for self-study

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►Table of contents

  • Simulation of Random Variables
  • The Monte Carlo Method and Applications to Option Pricing
  • Variance Reduction
  • The Quasi-Monte Carlo Method 
  • Optimal Quantization Methods I: Cubatures
  • Stochastic Approximation with Applications to Finance [...]

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[Apply Now- Data Scientist @BCG GAMMA] IA, Big Data

mardi 18 décembre 2018

BCG GAMMA is hiring Talented Data Scientists in Paris (Graduate, Junior, Experienced) - Master/PhD

BCG GAMMA - Data Scientist in ParisBCG GAMMA combines innovative skills in computer science, artificial intelligence, statistics, and machine learning with deep industry expertise.

The BCG GAMMA team is comprised of world-class data scientists and business consultants who specialize in the use of advanced analytics to get breakthrough business results.

BCG GAMMA is looking for passionate and talented Master/PhD Degree in computer science, applied mathematics, statistics, machine learning with:

  • Deep understanding of modern machine learning techniques
  • Additional experience in core analytic methods such as predictive modeling
  • Fluency in at least one scripting language (e.g. Python, R)
  • Fluency in English and French

Apply Now! Applications should be sent through the following links:

Graduate Data Scientist (Full Time Position, Paris)

Data Scientist (Full Time Position, Paris - 0-5 years of relevant industry work experience providing advanced analytics solutions)

Senior Data Scientist (Full Time Position, Paris - deep technical and data science expertise, acute strategic and analytical skills, ability to lead and persuade)


[Update - Career @ Moody's Analytics] Technical Consultant - Saint Cloud Cedex

lundi 17 décembre 2018

Moody's Analytics - Technical Consultant Big DataMoody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries.

Moody's Analytics is actively seeking a Technical Consultant to join the Implementation Services Group within the ERS – Banking Reg Tech organization. Implementation Services team specializes in installing, upgrading and configuring our financial software suites on customer site.


Ideal candidate:

  • Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent).
  • First experience on Big Data projects will be much appreciated : Hadoop, spark, yarn,etc
  • Extensive experience with either a software developer or systems integrator working as an expert on technically complex applications and architectures
  • Excellent command of PL/SQL: coding, performance tuning (analysis of execution plans) and usage of performance optimization tools
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English and French.

More information/Apply now


[MIT Technology Review] BigDataFr recommends: A Chinese search and AI giant says it could help Google make a comeback

lundi 1 octobre 2018

[...] Wang Xiaochuan, CEO of China’s second largest Internet search company, Sogou, doesn’t seem the least bit concerned about the prospect of Google reentering the Chinese market. If anything, he senses a business opportunity. Wang says Google might struggle to get government permission—unless it partners with a company such as his. [...]

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By Will Knight
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[arXiv] BigDataFr recommends: A big data based method for pass rates optimization in mathematics university lower division courses

lundi 1 octobre 2018

[...] In this paper an algorithm designed for large databases is introduced for the enhancement of pass rates in mathematical university lower division courses with several sections. Using integer programming techniques, the algorithm finds the optimal pairing of students and lecturers in order to maximize the success chances of the students' body. The students-lecturer success probability is computed according to their corresponding profiles stored in the data bases. [...]

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By Fernando A Morales, Carlos A Osorio, Daniel Cabarcas Jr
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