Principal Data Scientist- NLP

Short Description

Swiggy is seeking a data scientist who has good understanding of usual machine learning (ML) tools is very important.

Job Description

Role Summary
As a Principal Data Scientist, we are looking for a subject matter expert in NLP, who would be working on some of the important problem statements we are trying to solve : developing chatbot for English and mixed English (English and Indian languages written using English keyboards), intent classification, sentiment analysis, text categorization, keyword spotting, machine translation from English to Indian languages and vice-versa, automatic speech recognition (ASR) etc.

Requirements:-
  • The potential candidates need to be well versed in classical text processing methodologies like hidden Markov models (HMMs), conditional random fields (CRFs), topic models, word-embeddings, part-of-speech (PoS) tagging, etc.
  • Good understanding of usual machine learning (ML) tools is very important.
  • Hands-on experience of deep learning (DL) techniques like convolutional neural networks (CNNs), recurrent neural networks (RNNs), long-term short-term memory (LSTM), etc is essential.
  • Hands-on coding experience in ML friendly languages like python and knowledge of open source ML/DL libraries are needed in order to implement the ideas into working proofs-of-concept (PoCs). 
  • The right candidate will have masters (M.S./M.Tech. etc) or/and Ph.D. degrees with research experience of several years in some of the above domains.
  • Preferably should have published their research in conferences and journals of repute.
At Swiggy, we never stop searching for innovative ways to put our consumers first, provide opportunities for our partners and employees alike, and nurture our business. Our journey towards becoming India's leading food ordering and delivery platform is not short of a roller-coaster ride. All this way made possible because of our unwavering belief in our core values, from which we built Swiggy's culture, brand, and behavior.

Swiggy is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. Come be a part of the exciting journey with us as we grow

Principal Data Scientist- NLP
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We're one of India's largest food ordering and delivery platforms based out of Bangalore. With an aim of 'Changing the Way India Eats, we are looking at becoming the most reliable one-stop solution for consumers food needs.

Our primary focus is on customer experience thereby making our engagement metrics pretty uncanny for this industry. If you're crazy about solving problems that you face as a customer, come join us on this amazing ride!
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