Data Scientist

Key Responsibilities
  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions.
     

  • Select features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques
     

  • Mine and analyze data from client databases to drive optimization and improvement of product development, marketing techniques and business strategies.
     

  • Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.
     

  • Processing, clean, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
     

  • Perform ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner

Required Qualifications
  • Experience in one or more of the following programming languages: Python, R, MATLAB, Julia
     

  • Experience in exploratory data analysis
     

  • Experience in data visualization using one or more of the following packages/tools: seaborn, matplotlib, plotly, ggplot, Tableau
     

  • Knowledge of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as K-nearest neighbors, naive bayes, support vector machines, random forest, logistic regression, etc.
     

  • Excellent understanding of machine learning concepts such as overfitting and underfitting, the difference between bias and variance, generalization capability of the prediction model to unseen data, feature engineering, etc.
     

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams
     

  • A drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques

Bonus Points
  • Data engineering experience;  e.g. SQL, Hadoop, Spark, cloud computing
     

  • Competitive programming experience (e.g. ACM, Topcoder, Code Forces, etc.)
     

  • Experience participating in machine learning competitions (e.g. Kaggle, Hacker Earth, etc.)
     

  • Strong statistics background
     

  • An up-to-date portfolio (on GitHub?) showing your experience in all of the above!

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