Data Scientist

Short Description

The candidate will be part of the Data Science team and will primarily be responsible for developing predictive models and implementing latest machine learning algorithms.

Job Description

The Candidate Is Required To
  • Develop predictive models using latest machine learning / statistical methods
  • Keep track of latest developments in the machine learning world
  • Introduce newer methodology in model development & implementation
  • Communicate these methods and results to other members of the data science team and other relevant stakeholders

Key Result Areas
  • Deliver robust statistical / machine learning models that use latest methods & algorithm while generating tangible business value
  • Standardize the usage of latest data processing methods for faster development and implementation of models in the larger data science team
  • Ensure flawless delivery of projects on time

Competencies Required
  • Strong analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Ability to learn and understand latest machine learning / statistical algorithms
  • Working knowledge of Hadoop, SQL, Oracle
  • High level of motivation
  • Good communication, presentation & communication skills

Academic Qualifications Required
Post graduation in Statistics or Economics or Quantitative Economics or Computer Science OR M.B.A. (Finance / Quantitative Methods)

Nature Of Relevant Work Experience Required
  • Predictive model development
  • Logistic/Linear Regression, Clustering, D-tree, Feature Selection, PCA
  • Artificial Neural Network (Deep Learning), SVM, Random Forest
  • Python, Tensorflow, Scikit
  • SAS, R (
  • Desired Skills and Experience
  • Data Scientist,Analytics,Data Science,Machine Learning,Statistics,Data Modeling,Statistical Modeling,SQL,Python,SAS,Data Analytics

Data Scientist
Entry level Banking Full-time Information Technology | Engineering Python | Data Scientist
Axis Bank is India's 3rd largest private sector bank, offering the entire spectrum of financial services to customer segments including Large and Mid-Corporates, MSME, Agriculture and Retail Businesses. The bank has a vast retail footprint of over 2,750 branches and 13,000 ATMs. The overseas operations of the bank are spread over its 9 international offices with branches at Singapore, Hong Kong, DIFC (Dubai International Financial Centre), Colombo & Shanghai, and representative offices at Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The bank recently upgraded its representative office in Shanghai to a branch & became the first Indian private bank to set up a branch in China. Showing consistent growth, Axis Bank's net profit for FY16 grew 12% YOY to Rs. 8,224 Cr. 

In 2015, Axis Bank has been adjudged winner in the Best Bank Category at the Outlook Money Awards. At the Asiamoney Best Bank awards, the Bank was named the Best Domestic Bank in India. Axis Bank's Mobile App tops Forrester's review of Smartphone Mobile Banking Apps in India. And its eDGE Loyalty Rewards Program has been named  'Best Loyalty Program of the year'?? and 'Best Reward Program of the year'?? at the 9th Loyalty Awards 2016 for the second year in a row!  

The brand announced Deepika Padukone as its brand ambassador in June 2014. Axis Bank envisions being the preferred financial solutions provider, excelling in customer delivery through insight, empowered employees and smart use of technology. By focusing on the core values of customer centricity, ethics, transparency, teamwork and ownership, the bank strives to be a trusted brand for its customers & a great place to work for its employees.