About UpGrad : About us: UpGrad is an online education platform building the careers of tomorrow by offering the most industry-relevant programs in an immersive learning experience. Our mission is to create a new digital-first learning experience to deliver tangible career impact to individuals at scale. UpGrad currently offers programs in Data Analytics, Product Management, Digital Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, and was rated as one of the top 10 most innovative companies in India for 2017 - https://www.fastcompany.com/most-innovative-companies/2017/sectors/india . We plan to launch 6 more programs in technology and management education. UpGrad is co-founded by 3 IITD alumni, and the 4th co-founder is serial entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala. UpGrad has a committed capital of 100Cr and in the first year of operations, has built the largest revenue generating online program in India (PG Diploma in Data Analytics) and the largest enrolment online program in India (Startup India learning program). UpGrad is looking for people passionate about management and education to help design learning programs for working professionals to stay sharp and stay relevant and help build the careers of tomorrow. Position : Senior Data Scientist Position Type : Full Time Location : Mumbai Job Description: Are you excited by the challenge and the opportunity of applying data-science and data-analytics techniques to the fast developing education technology domain? Do you look forward to, the sense of ownership and achievement that comes with innovating and creating data products from scratch and pushing it live into Production systems? Do you want to work with a team of highly motivated members who are on a mission to empower individuals through education? If this is you, come join us and become a part of the UpGrad technology team. At UpGrad the technology team enables all the facets of the business - whether it’s bringing efficiency to our marketing and sales initiatives, to enhancing our student learning experience, to empowering our content, delivery and student success teams, to aiding our student’s for their desired career outcomes. We play the part of bringing together data & tech to solve these business problems and opportunities at hand. We are looking for an highly skilled, experienced and passionate data-scientist who can come on-board and help create the next generation of data-powered education tech product. The ideal candidate would be someone who has worked in a Data Science role before wherein he/she is comfortable working with unknowns, evaluating the data and the feasibility of applying scientific techniques to business problems and products, and have a track record of developing and deploying data-science models into live applications. Someone with a strong math, stats, data-science background, comfortable handling data (structured+unstructured) as well as strong engineering know-how to implement/support such data products in Production environment. Ours is a highly iterative and fast-paced environment, hence being flexible, communicating well and attention-to-detail are very important too. The ideal candidate should be passionate about the customer impact and comfortable working with multiple stakeholders across the company. Basic Qualifications: 3+ years of experience in analytics, data science, machine learning or comparable role Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Data Science/Data Analytics, Math/Statistics or related discipline Experience in building and deploying Machine Learning models in Production systems Strong analytical skills: ability to make sense out of a variety of data and its relation/applicability to the business problem or opportunity at hand Strong programming skills: comfortable with Python - pandas, numpy, scipy, matplotlib; Databases - SQL and noSQL Strong communication skills: ability to both formulate/understand the business problem at hand as well as ability to discuss with non data-science background stakeholders Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and competing objectives Preferred Qualifications: Experience in Text Analytics, Natural Language Processing Advanced degree in Data Science/Data Analytics or Math/Statistics Comfortable with data-visualization tools and techniques Knowledge of AWS and Data Warehousing Passion for building data-products for Production systems - a strong desire to impact the product through data-science techniques
Primary Skills : - B.Tech/MS/PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline with 3-4 years of industry experience in Data Science. - Proven experience of working on unstructured and textual data. Deep understanding and expertise of NLP techniques (POS tagging, NER, Semantic role labelling etc). - Experience working with some of the supervised/unsupervised learning ML models such as linear/logistic regression, clustering, support vector machines (SVM), neural networks, Random Forest, CRF, Bayesian models etc. The ideal candidate will have a wide coverage of the different methods/models, and an in depth knowledge of some. - Strong coding experience in Python, R and Apache Spark. Python Skills are mandatory. - Experience with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase etc. - Experience of working with Elastic search is a plus. - Experience of working on Microsoft Azure is a plus although not mandatory. - Basic knowledge of Linux and related scripting like Bash/shell script. Role Description (Roles & Responsibilities) : - Candidate will research, design and implement state-of-the-art ML systems using predictive modelling, deep learning, natural language processing and other ML techniques to help meeting business objectives. - Candidate will work closely with the product development/Engineering team to develop solutions for complex business problems or product features. - Handle Big Data scale for training and deploying ML/NLP based business modules/chatbots.
To introduce myself I head Global Faculty Acquisition for Simplilearn. About My Company: SIMPLILEARN is a company which has transformed 500,000+ carriers across 150+ countries with 400+ courses and yes we are a Registered Professional Education Provider providing PMI-PMP, PRINCE2, ITIL (Foundation, Intermediate & Expert), MSP, COBIT, Six Sigma (GB, BB & Lean Management), Financial Modeling with MS Excel, CSM, PMI - ACP, RMP, CISSP, CTFL, CISA, CFA Level 1, CCNA, CCNP, Big Data Hadoop, CBAP, iOS, TOGAF, Tableau, Digital Marketing, Data scientist with Python, Data Science with SAS & Excel, Big Data Hadoop Developer & Administrator, Apache Spark and Scala, Tableau Desktop 9, Agile Scrum Master, Salesforce Platform Developer, Azure & Google Cloud. : Our Official website : www.simplilearn.com If you're interested in teaching, interacting, sharing real life experiences and passion to transform Careers, please join hands with us. Onboarding Process • Updated CV needs to be sent to my email id , with relevant certificate copy. • Sample ELearning access will be shared with 15days trail post your registration in our website. • My Subject Matter Expert will evaluate you on your areas of expertise over a telephonic conversation - Duration 15 to 20 minutes • Commercial Discussion. • We will register you to our on-going online session to introduce you to our course content and the Simplilearn style of teaching. • A Demo will be conducted to check your training style, Internet connectivity. • Freelancer Master Service Agreement Payment Process : • Once a workshop/ Last day of the training for the batch is completed you have to share your invoice. • An automated Tracking Id will be shared from our automated ticketing system. • Our Faculty group will verify the details provided and share the invoice to our internal finance team to process your payment, if there are any additional information required we will co-ordinate with you. • Payment will be processed in 15 working days as per the policy this 15 days is from the date of invoice received. Please share your updated CV to get this for next step of on-boarding process.