Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist

Job Title: Senior Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bangalore Urban
Reference: 1_300119
Contact Name: Pooja Mungekar
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 30, 2019 12:07

Job Description

We are currently assisting our client, an AI-Powered 'Smart' In-Restaurant tech in hiring a top Sr Data Scientist for their Bangalore office.

Job Description


  •  Master degree/Ph.D. in highly mathematical and computing and/or business domains
  •  5+ year(s) work experience
  •  Course work in statistics, machine learning, data science, artificial intelligence


  • Extensive Data Science solutions experience: taking a business problem and fitting the Data Science theory and methods to solve it
  • Hands on experience playing around with big datasets, building models, putting them into production and creating business impact
  • Extensive experience on SQL and its flavors
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of Python and R programming, Big data technologies and cloud concept
  • Must have executed numerous high business impact Machine Learning / Data Science assignments in a corporate setting and building the infrastructure of systems to productionize them
  • Understanding of parallel processing in training models and executing data analysis projects in Python and R programming
  • High proficiency with ML techniques and the mathematics behind them: Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, Random Forest, Decision Trees, Gradient Boosting Methods, Neural Networks, Deep Learning, Time series algorithms, Clustering
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests, and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications
  •  High proficiency with Python libraries: Pandas, SciPy, SKLearn, Numpy, Tensorflow, Keras, PyTorch
  •  Ability to understand research papers and take ideas presented in them and adopt to solve problems at hand

Desired Behaviors:

  •  Able to logically breakdown problems into incremental milestones.
  • Identify bottlenecks and work around them.
  • Highly curious, self-starter and can work with minimum supervision and guidance.
  • Excellent written & oral communication and interpersonal skills, with a high degree of comfort working in teams.
  • Prior work experience in consumer businesses, such as retail, travel, and hospitality preferred.