Using techniques from supervised and unsupervised machine learning, statistical analysis and predictive modelling to deliver business insights to business units based on data
Working directly with internal customers to educate them on moving beyond BI and training their internal resources to execute advanced forms of analytics
Creating reusable implementations of statistical tests and models using cutting edge technologies
Working with the academic and business community to develop new techniques and to contribute to research in the area of advanced analytics in media
Assisting in engagement management, requirements definition, project scoping, timeline management, and results documentation to ensure professional relationship management
As per role KPIs
2-8 Years plus post qualification
Degree in computer science with a machine learning focus (other technical degrees also accepted e.g. applied mathematics, statistics, physics, operations research).
PhD will be desirable.
Advanced knowledge of statistical and machine learning methods, particularly in the areas of modelling and business analytics
Strong programming skills
Experience with statistical languages and packages, such as R, SAS, Mat-Lab, and / or Mahout
Experience working with relational databases and / or distributed computing platforms, and their query interfaces, such as SQL, MapReduce and Hive.
Experience with additional programming languages, such as Python, Java, and C / C++.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills, with a proven ability to translate complex methodologies and analytical results to higher-
level business insights and key take-away
A proven passion for generating insights from data, with a strong familiarity with the higher-level trends in data growth, open-
source platforms, and public data sets.
Experience working hands-on with large-scale data sets
Familiarity with visualization software and techniques (including Tableau), and business intelligence (BI) software, such as Micro-
strategy, Cognos, Pentaho, etc.
Creative, gritty, driven by curiosity and comfortable with failure
Strong Data intuition : Talent to identify and visualize patterns
Multi Modal Communication skills
We are looking for talented individuals to join our growing Data Sciences team, which is developing a fundamentally new approach to how business generates value from data.
This team will develop new methodologies and tools to enable advanced modelling and statistical analysis against petabyte-
scale data sets. Our Data Scientists create new sources of data-driven innovation and value for our business. They help our business partners respond to their top-
priority business goals by introducing new ways to tap their exploding data assets, using statistical methods, machine learning, and predictive models.
Star Data Scientists develop new practices and methodologies for working with the latest data technologies, often working closely with leading academics and industry experts.
They also work with industry-leading engineers to create new tools and features that support sophisticated analytics within the database.
To work as a part of the commercial team at Star India