Applied Data Finance Hiring Data Scientist

Location: Chennai
Experience: 4 – 8 years
Role: Data Scientist

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Use of cutting edge machine learning techniques for solving supervised and unsupervised learning problems
  • Design analytical solutions for complex business problems
  • Dig deep into data, understand characteristics, evaluate and validate hypotheses through empirical approaches
  • Recommend and implement best practices around application of statistical modelling
  • Develop and implement predictive models solving business problems and recommend actionable insights
  • Mentor and train new recruits

Qualification & Experience

  • 2+ years of experience in the field of analytics, predictive modeling or data science
  • Strong with programming languages like Python and data processing using SQL or equivalent
  • Strong with analytical and statistical packages like R, Python Scikit-Learn
  • Additional familiarity with C/C++ welcome
  • Experience with the following machine learning algorithms desirable: Gradient Boosting, Decision Trees, Logistic Regression, Random Forests, Deep Neural Networks, Ensemble methods
  • Experience with NoSQL and distributed data processing technologies such as Hadoop is also desirable
  • Bachelor or Master in Operations Research, Computer Engineering or in closely related Quantitative Disciplines from a premier institution.