Data Scientist and Cognitive Software Engineer II

Less than 5 years experience  •  Accounting, Finance & Insurance

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18
New York, NY
Less than 5 years experience
Accounting, Finance & Insurance
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/22/18

In your role as Data Scientist and Cognitive Engineer will work with other Cognitive agile team members through  the phases of use-case data exploration and prototyping to the design, implementation and deployment of the resulting Cognitive services supporting the use-case.  
* Work with a team of data scientists, machine learning engineers, software engineers and QA engineers.   
* Perform data collection, preprocessing, feature engineering, data visualization and analysis.  
* Build automation of data collection and preprocessing.  
* Build models to address business problems.  
* Engage with lines of business, users and analysts to explore and prototype opportunities and use-cases exploiting data and the application of cognitive and machine learning technologies.
* Design, develop, test and support Cognitive microservices to operationalize and productize deployment of resulting models and cognitive solutions.  

Highly preferred skills and experience:
* Modern, object-oriented or functional programming experience, (Java, C++, Python, Scala, SQL, R)
* Data Science and Machine Learning Frameworks (“R”, Apache Spark / MLlib, TensorFlow, Scikit-learn, etc…)
* Natural Language Processing  (NLTK,  CoreNLP, Gensim, Spacy, etc..)
* Experience with Big-Data technologies and cloud (AWS, other)
* Linux / Bash scripting
* Relational databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc.)
* Agile development methodology
* CI/CD Development environments and tools (GIT, Maven, Jenkins, etc)
* RESTful Microservice APIs
* Strong analytical skills.  Previous experience or education focused on statistics or data science is valuable.

* Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related degree.
* 2-4 years related work experience.
* Experience in working on an Open Source project a plus but not required.
* Good English language skills
* Appreciate the value of diversity (in all its forms) brings to our team and company


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