Data Scientist -R & Python

Symmetrical Management Consulting
  • Bangalore
  • 10-17 lakh
  • 3-8 years
  • Views
  • 13 Jan 2017

  • Business Analytics

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description

Initiate, lead and drive analytics projects from inception to completion with minimal guidance
Apply analytical methods and algorithms to build data products (predictive models among others) that streamline the process from data collection to insight generation.
Train, mentor and lead junior data scientists

Generating business insights using data analytics and information visualisation methods to answer business problems
Developing business solutions to exploit Analytics in order to move towards data-driven innovation in alignment with business priorities and key targets.
Responsible for coordinating and leading a team of technology professionals in the overall production of fully working and complete digital solutions with production and client-facing responsibilities.
Build-up sustainable relationship with key business and IT stakeholders to become a trusted partner for the field of data analytics.
Validate, interpret and present data findings to both an expert and non-expert audience.

Should have expertise in R or Python (must)

Good analytical skill & Database knowledge - SQL and NoSQL (MongoDB, Cassandra)

Experience in handling midsized to large relational databases

Very strong competency in working in Linux / Unix systems

Strong understanding of Statistical Analysis , Validation, etc.

Strong background in computer science/engineering, math, statistics, physics or any other computationally intense disciplines and possesses working experience in at least one of the following domains: data & text mining, machine learning and information visualisation.

- Sound knowledge in machine learning techniques like Bayesian, Decision Trees, Neural Networks, etc.

Exposure in NLP and text processing techniques

Exposure in deep learning techniques with Keras, Tensorflow, etc.

Experience in handling Map-reduce or other distributed computing techniques

Experience in handling Image Analysis / Speed Recognition will be significantly preferred

Experience in big data technologies and analytics in any area will be added advantage.

Experience in various visualization platforms like Qlik, Tableu, etc.

Experience in various ETL tools like Talend Open Studio, RapidMiner, Infomatica, etc.

Good track in any competition platforms like Kaggle, etc. will be significantly weighted


Excellent oral, written and computer communication skills with strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

- Work closely with the Innovations R&D team for conceptualization and PoC development
- Evaluate external ideas, solutions, products and technologies that could be used to expand Open Source capabilities
- Candidate should open to learn new open source techonogies and languages
- Apply unique skills and interests to develop new opportunity domains
- Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team.

4 -7 years of relevant experience in Advanced Analytics .

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Python Linux Unix Sql Data Mining

Job Posted By

Jyoti Sharma
Client account manager