Data Science Delivery Lead

Data Science Delivery Lead_DS&A_Strategic SO;
Job Description • Works to design and develop analytical/ data mining/ machine learning models as part of data science solutions
• Provide guidance to various data science teams working on different problem statements in different sectors
• Solution on DS&A architectures
• Hold forth on best practices on modeling life cycle and model lifecycle management
• Prescribe best modeling practices
• Gather, evaluate and document business requirements, translate to data science solution definition, and ability to implement solution on a Big Data platform
• Ability to design and build an end-to-end prototype data science solution to a business problem in any specific sector/ function
• Ability to support and guide end-to-end model lifecycle management
• Create model documentation as per client/ regulatory standards
Competencies Required • 10+ years of total relevant experience. 6+ years of hand on experience in analytics/ data mining.1+ years of hands-on big data analytics experience
• Hands-on experience of machine learning and data mining algorithms such as decision trees, classifiers, Text correlation, clustering, and regression
• Knowledge of Hadoop and other distributed computing platforms. Broad knowledge of existing data mining, NLP algorithms and technologies
• Experience with working on large data sets and developing scalable algorithms
• Exposure to scripting languages Python/ Java. Scripting in Pig/ Hive/ Mahout/… a plus
• Experience with statistical software SAS/ SPSS/ R/ Matlab/ Weka
• Excellent presentation and communication skills
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Desired • Degree in a quantitative field (Math, Statistics, Economics, Physics, and/ or Engineering, MBA).
• Knowledge of where analytics fits in to a end-to-end business solution
• Ability to work with business and technology teams to build and deploy an analytical solution as per client needs
• Ability to multi-task, solve problems and think strategically
• Strong communication and collaboration skills.