Teradata Senior Data Scientist in Cairo, Egypt
Data Science teams at Think Big Analytics, A Teradata Company, deliver insights and value to clients with solutions that integrate into engineering and decision-making processes. Additionally, our team enables big analytics for our clients through advisory services including use case prioritization, tool selection and training, and capability definitions.
Think Big Analytics is expanding its data science team in Cairo. We are looking for talented, highly self-motivated, and independent data scientists at all levels.
We are looking for data scientists that are…
Keen on learning and continuous self-development
Challengers of assumptions and status quo
As a data scientist, you will independently and as part of a team:
Perform all the phases of a data science project: business understanding, data understanding and preparation, exploratory analysis, modeling, model evaluation, communicating results and business value of a model to the client and finally deploying your data product.
Develop your technical and soft skills to keep up with the latest data science ideas and machine learning techniques.
Manage your activities, scope and timelines on the projects with minimum supervision.
Follow team development processes.
Based on the nature of the project and the available tools, quickly learn and adapt to different technologies and tools than the ones you are used to.
Participate in pre-sales activities: presentation, workshops and proof-of-concepts for the clients.
As a senior, you are expected to:
Lead and mentor data scientists in client projects
Focus on the business value of the data product
Interface more frequently with clients
Improve team processes
Be tools agnostic
M.Sc. or equivalent working experience in data science / machine learning
Proficient in either R or Python
Intermediate level in either C, Java, C++, or C#
Intermediate level in SQL
Intermediate level in Matlab
Basic software engineering knowledge
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent technical presentation skills
Ability to conduct pre-sales presentations
M.Sc. or Ph.D. in machine learning or a relevant discipline.
Solid understanding of deep learning techniques
Working knowledge of Scala
Expert level in R, Python and SQL
Software engineering background (Agile methodologies, Git, continuous development, etc.)
Familiar with Excel and/or Tableau for visualization
Familiar with SPSS Modeler and SAS Enterprise Miner for modeling
Familiar with SAS and SPSS Statistics for statistical analysis
Familiar with either Teradata, Oracle, or Microsoft SQL Server
Specialized in a data science area such as NLP, Speech recognition, or image processing
Have considerable experience in any of the following domains: telco, government, or banking
Professional consulting background at the corporate level
Excellent sales and public speaking skills