•A minimum of Bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, engineering, data science, economics, and information management or related field of study
•Experience in leading and growing a team in a large scale
•A minimum of 5 years researching, designing, implementing, and deploying full-stack scalable data science and machine learning solutions to solve various business issues
•A minimum of 5 years building and maintaining a large-scale analytics infrastructure used across the business including conducted research, design, implementation, and validation of cutting-edge algorithms to analyze diverse data sources
•A minimum of 5 years designing, developing, and implementing data management systems of analytic frameworks for the business’s data by applying advanced statistical capabilities and delivering statistical models
•A minimum of 5 years working and conceptual knowledge in data structures, algorithms, statistics, machine learning, natural language processing and programming in R, Python, or other equivalent languages
•Masters or PhD (Statistics or Mathematics or Computer Science or other quantitative disciplines) or MBA
•First-author publications at peer-reviewed AI conferences (e.g. NIPS, ICLR, CVPR, ICML, ICCV, and ACL)
•Experience with evolving approaches and technologies such as Deep Learning, Reinforcement Learning, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cognitive Systems, and other corresponding contributions to advancing analytics maturity for clients
•Experience with conducting data science in production-systems
•Strong working and conceptual knowledge translating business requirements into quick prototypes integration services (from data ingestion to storage to processing/analysis to servicing)
•Specific working and conceptual knowledge of big data and analytical tools such as Apache Spark, Apache Kafka, Apache Cassandra, Apache Solr, MongoDB, Couchbase
•Specific working and conceptual knowledge with cloud (e.g. AWS, Google, Azure, etc.) and devOps (e.g. Git, Jenkins, Docker, etc.) technologies
•Sales and or Pre-Sales experience
•Leading data science teams, managing technical work quality, recruiting, and retaining key talent
•Overseeing data science projects and implementations
•Strategically formulating new and creative ideas with senior clients
•Passionate about helping the clients realize the potential of implementation and evolution into an analytical and data-driven culture
•Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
•Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
•Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
•Excellent leadership and management skills
It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.
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We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply.
All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
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