Rakuten - Senior Research Scientist (3-8 yrs)
Roles & Responsibilities :
- Solve complex business problems of global organizations by applying AI, Machine Learning and NLP techniques, especially Deep Learning and/or Reinforcement Learning.
- Build AI Roadmaps and develop cognitive capabilities in multiple product and solution offerings.
- Design and develop PoCs to showcase innovative ideas that solve problems of interest to Rakuten.
- Systemic study of the latest research and industry developments in Artificial Intelligence. Leverage these developments to solve real-world business problems.
- Envisage next-generation challenges and recommend solutions to solve them.
- Facilitate the IP generation process in the organization and work towards patenting of inventions.
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to succinctly convey research findings to remote managers/peers.
- Ph.D/MS. in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Machine Learning or related areas.
- Hands-on experience in Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence.
- Strong expertise in TensorFlow, Keras, Theano and/or PyTorch.
Proficiency in two or more of these areas :
- Natural Language Processing (NLP)
- Computer Vision
- Reinforcement Learning
- Information Retrieval (IR)
- Speech and Voice Recognition
- Social Intelligence
- Expertise in using Deep Neural Networks for complex pattern recognition.
Personal Skills :
- Ability to understand complex system architecture and components.
- Ability to work on complex, highly visible, global engagements under minimal supervision.
- Ability to successfully operate in a fast-paced, dynamic and high-pressure environment.
Experience: 3 to 8 Years
Job Location : Bangalore.