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Data Scientist/ Engineer
Ref No.: 18-19306
Location: Irving, Texas


Job Description for Data Scientist position

Role
• Data Scientist

Role Description
• Hands on experience in predictive analytics and statistical tools and big data tools
• Apply scientific data collection and interpretation activities and ensure collected data is relevant and exhaustive
• Identify, analyze and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
• Manipulate, extract, process, and analyze large data sets to develop insights and surface implications using statistical techniques
• Create visualizations for consumption by varied audiences to convey understandable insights
• Define data store architecture


Required Technical Skills
• SQL, no-SQL, R or Python,
• Hadoop, Spark, Storm, Hive
• Frameworks/libs: NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, numpy, Matplotlib/Plotly, Statsmodels

Desirable Technical Skills
• Elastic Stack, Git
• Frameworks/libs: TensorFlow, Keras, NLTK, Gensim, Scikit-learn
• Familiarity with HTTP and invoking web-APIs

Personal Skills
• Experienced in managing work with distributed teams
• Experience working in SCRUM methodology
• Proven sense of high accountability and self-drive to take on and see through big challenges
• Confident, takes ownership, willingness to get the job done
• Excellent verbal communications and cross group collaboration skills


Total Experience Required
• 2+ years of relevant experience
• NLP exposure beneficial