senior data scientist in istanbul

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job details

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location
istanbul, istanbul (europe)
job category
IT & Telecommunication
job type
permanent
reference number
4053
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job description

We are looking for a "Senior Data Scientist for our client which is operating in Software sector.

Work on all aspects of creating predictive intelligence including collecting requirements, establish analytics work plan, data exploration, cleansing, and preparation, identifying features, selecting algorithms, building and testing models, iteratively improving solutions



Collaborate with software developers to put predictive intelligence in production



Design scalable and efficient methods for big data



Research new algorithms and machine learning solutions for solving business problems



Present complex ideas and their value proposition to non-technical audience as a coherent story with clear and easy to follow conclusions



Provide guidance to business decisions with interpreting statistics, prepare high-level presentations of data for executive review



Collecting requirements for both new and existing products of the company



Handle prioritization of various initiatives, and communicate with key stakeholders regarding progress

qualification

Bachelor’s degree in statistics, mathematics, economics, computer science, engineering, or similar quantitative discipline 3-4 years working in a similar quantitative role



Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL, Hive, Spark SQL



Proficiency in using statistical modeling tools such as R, SAS, SPSS



Experience in extracting, cleaning and preparing data for modeling



Experience in building and applying machine learning/predictive modeling in real-world use cases



Creative and innovative problem-solving skills



Good team player, result oriented attitude, strong attention to detail and analytical mind



Intellectual curiosity and passion for AI and big data analytics.



Strong desire to take initiative; ability to deal with ambiguity and competing objectives



Advanced level of English



Solid foundation in statistics



Experience in one programming language, e.g. Python, C/C++, Java



Experience with a consumer facing company



Exposure to big data systems and methodologies