Data Scientist

Short Description

We are looking for a candidate to build great recommendation engines and power an intelligent m.Paani user journey

Job Description

As a Data Scientist, you will be contributing towards an effort to collect and combine various often untidy data sources into a coherent, user-friendly framework from which insights about the users, product performance can be derived. 

Responsibilities

  • Data Mining using methods like associations, correlations, inferences, clustering, graph analysis etc.
  • Design and implement machine learning, information extraction, probabilistic matching algorithms and models.
  • Building recommendation engines based on data and user behavior.
  • Making meaningful insights from data and using it to improve the product.
  • Working on very sparse data and enriching it using third party sources.
  • Care about designing the full machine learning pipeline.
  • Enhancing data collection procedures.
  • Processing, cleaning and verifying data collected.
  • Ad hoc analysis of the data and present clear results.
  • Creating advanced analytics products that provide actionable insights.
 
The Individual

We are looking for a candidate with the following skills, experience and attributes:

Required

  • Someone with 2+ years of work experience in machine learning.
  • Educational qualification relevant to the role. Degree in Statistics, certificate courses in Big Data, Machine Learning etc.
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning techniques and algorithms.
  • Knowledge in languages and toolkits like Python, R, Numpy.
  • Knowledge of data visualization tools like D3.js, matplotlib.
  • Knowledge of query languages like SQL, Hive, Pig.
  • Familiar with Big Data architecture and tools like Hadoop, Spark, Map Reduce.
  • Familiar with NoSQL databases like MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase.
  • Good applied statistics skills like distributions, statistical testing, regression etc.

Compensation & Logistics

This is a full-time opportunity.  Compensation will be in line with startup, and will be based on qualifications and experience.  The position is based in Mumbai, India, and the candidate must live in Mumbai or be willing to relocate.  

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Backed by Blume Ventures and IDG Ventures, m.Paani is the first loyalty & data company focused on mass-market consumers in emerging economies. m.Paani's coalition loyalty program converts the commoditized mass market consumer into sticky customers for large corporates (FMCG, retail, banking and consumer services) and small businesses (kiranas / medical stores etc.).