Teradata Data Scientist, Big Data and Advanced Analytics in Manila, Philippines

Data Scientist, Big Data and Advanced Analytics


Job Description

This position is for a Data Scientist who will be specializing in Big Data & Advanced Analytics projects. The role will focus on delivering high-quality professional services to Teradata’s global customers. Typical responsibilities include:

  • Understand customer business use cases and translate them to analytical data models with a vision on how to implement it analytic solutions.

  • Clearly communicate the business and technical benefits of analytic solutions to both business and technical audiences.

  • Leverage knowledge in analytics, machine learning and statistical analysis to help customers explore methods in analyzing data to make better business decisions.

  • Utilize Teradata Aster in combination with other open source analytics/statistical tools to deliver innovative analytic solutions to our customers.

  • Work closely with onshore professional services team to come up with analytic solutions for customers.

  • Work closely with other members of the team to implementation of these solutions.

  • Achieve defined project goals within customer deadlines; proactively communicate status and escalate issues as needed.

  • Coach and mentor junior team members.


Basic Requirements

  • At least holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Applied Physics, Applied Mathematics or Statistics.

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in the predictive modeling, statistical computing, machine learning or natural language processing (NLP).

Technical Skills

  • E xperienced in statistical modeling, deep learning, machine learning, natural language processing.

  • Skilled in Python with experience using scikit-learn, statsmodels, NumPy and SciPy libraries.

  • Skilled in R or other statistical tools like SAS, SPSS or STATA.

  • A bility to write complex SQL.

  • Exposure to Spark MLlib and/or Tensorflow is preferred.

Soft Skills

  • Must be intellectually curious.

  • E xcellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Must demonstrate the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to non-technical people.

  • Willing to learn; develop expertise in areas outside of core comfort zone.

  • Ability to learn technology quickly through instruction and self-training.

Job: Services/Consulting

Schedule: Full-time

Primary Location: Asia Pacific/Japan-Philippines-Manila

Organization: Global Delivery Center (GDC)

Req ID: 173808