Alexa

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Full-Time
Colombo
Attractive Salary plus comprehensive benefits
Data Scientist

The Job

  • Analyze and model structured/unstructured data using advanced statistical methods and implement algorithms and software
  • Cluster large amount of user generated content and process data in large-scale environments using tools such as Amazon EC2, Storm, Hadoop and Spark
  • Perform machine learning, natural language, and statistical analysis methods, such as classification, collaborative filtering, association rules, sentiment analysis, topic modeling, time-series analysis, regression, statistical inference, and validation methods
  • Integrate diverse data sources into solutions
  • Research new modeling techniques and other innovations as appropriate for a specific solution
  • Building and owning production models, pipelines, and runtimes

The Person

  • BSc or Master (preferred) degree in statistics, applied mathematics or related quantitative field. MS graduates with strong academic records are welcome to apply.
  • 1+ years of experience as a data scientist or a related role. (2+ years for BSc graduates.)
  • Expert in one or more statistical software like R, SAS or Statistic etc.
  • Expert in SQL with experience in data warehouse technologies
  • Experience with big data technologies like Spark, Amazon EMR and Hive is a plus