Cartesian Consulting - Senior Data Scientist - Product R&D Team (3-5 yrs)
Designation: Senior Data Scientist
Cartesian's Product R&D team is looking for an experienced data scientist to help build its hyper-personalization product, SOLUS. Building an analytics product requires data scientists to straddle two worlds: the ability to identify and solve real life problems through cutting-edge data science techniques, and the ability to engineer a robust system that would keep on ticking with minimal intervention.
Role: Senior Data Scientist
Educational qualifications: A Bachelors degree and above in computer science/statistics from a reputed institution. A Masters degree in data science or a related discipline would be a plus.
Experience : 3-5 years as a data scientist. Experience in building a product would be a definite plus.
Required skills :
- Deep knowledge of both statistical and machine learning techniques, and experience in their application. However, experience in recommender algorithms, reinforcement learning and NLP would be a plus.
- Rich experience in building models on real-life datasets. Exposure to domains such as retail, BFSI, FMCG and QSR would be a plus.
- High degree of proficiency in R/Python. Working knowledge of SQL. Knowledge of C++/Java would be a plus.
Soft skills :
- Critical thinking : Distinguish between what's cool and what's likely to create a useful product that the market wants.
- Communication : Liaison effectively with product deployment teams and clients as required. Write white papers and research papers, give webinars, teach.
- Solutioning mindset : Work through vaguely defined real world problems, identify the technical problems to solve, and develop a stage-wise plan to solve them.
- Learning ability : Constantly stay up-to-date on recent developments in the field, identify what's relevant to our mission and incorporate it as needed.
- Teamwork : Work with not just other data scientists, but also engineers, consultants, sales leaders and clients. Learn to speak their language and convince them about your point of view when required.
Location : Bangalore