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Research Data Scientist


We are looking for Research Data Scientist in Lviv office.

Our client delivers technology and management solutions which transform business operations and processes. Their work focuses on some of the key battlegrounds for modern business advantage: from workforce management, warehouse management and back office systems to in-store digital, online and mobile innovation for retail. They are committed, energetic and agile; ensuring sustainable change is delivered in rapid, assured and cost effective manner. They bring pragmatism to projects, blending theory and expertise in the latest technologies with a deep understanding and experience of the realities of our specialist sectors. Across retail, manufacturing, logistics and beyond, they have a reputation for effective delivery and great results.

The data science team are part of the delivery consulting team, delivering a data science consulting offering across a wide portfolio of clients and services. As such, they are working on a broad spectrum of activities, ranging from algorithms development, data analysis and software development support.

Main Purpose of the Job:
  • Develop innovative machine learning techniques using strong research methodology, to solve various business problems
  • Support other data scientists in their data analysis and machine learning models
  • Work side-by-side with the data science team to expand our offering to include common market demands
  • Data analysis using existing machine learning techniques such as generalised linear models and Bayesian inference, and Deep Learning techniques
  • Contribute to the development and ongoing improvement of our in house platforms
  • Provide data science expertise and support as required to the wider organisation
Key Tasks:
  • Research into various statistical techniques to advance our current in house algorithms development and data analysis activities
  • Produce prototypes to demonstrate concepts and ideas
  • Manage other data scientists in bigger scale projects
  • Work with the digital team, to advice on software architecture for data science projects
  • Work closely with external clients to investigate innovative ways to tackle their problems
  • Work closely with the rest of the data science team to develop a robust interface framework for the our inhouse platform algorithms
  • Produce technical documentation covering algorithm related requirements, design specifications and test specifications
  • Develop high quality maintainable code in accordance with the current software process
  • Develop and implement test strategies to verify and validate algorithm features
  • Investigate and fix issues in new and existing software/features
  • Support future software platform deployments
  • Produce/update software process documentation
  • Help establish and maintain data science tool chain
What we’re looking for:
  • Strong academic research background, i.e. PhD level degree in a numerate subject, with focus on machine learning.
  • Theortical knowledge of statistical machine learning, reinforcement learning, bayesian techniques, and deep learning
  • Strong Python/R experience
  • Demonstrable experience with RStudio or Jupyter notebooks
  • Keen to utilise up-to-date software development practices
  • Good communications skills, verbal and written
  • Self-starter, happy to work alone or as part of a team
  • Willing to occasionally work off-site at supplier or customer sites
Will be a plus:
  • Previous publication record in a related field
  • Experience with Tensor Flow
  • Experience of Hadoop
  • Experience with high level software language such as Scala, Java or C#
  • Experience of working in an Agile development environment
  • Experience of utilising a continuous integration approach to software development
  • Experience of software containers e.g. Docker
  • Comfortable working with different data science tools
We offer:
  • Flexible working hours
  • A competitive salary and good compensation package
  • Possibility of partial remote work
  • Best hardware
  • A masseur and a corporate doctor
  • An inspiring and comfy office
Professional growth:
  • Challenging tasks and innovative projects
  • An individual development plan
  • A personal education budget
  • Mentorship program
  • Business trips
Fun:
  • Corporate events and outstanding parties
  • Exciting team buildings
  • Memorable anniversary presents
  • A fun zone where you can play video games, foosball, ping pong, and more
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