Lead Data Scientist

Azure, C++ or Java, nlp, reinforcement learning, machine learning, R/Python/Scala/Tensor flow, Hadoop
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Dear Candidate,

Below you could find a brief description about this position. If you d like to enrol your application, kindly reply with your latest copy of resume with your contact information & expected rate to KarthikM3 @ Hexaware com. You can refer your friends too

Job Title: Lead Data Analytics & BI Services Machine Learning- AI Engineer

Location : Alpharetta, GA

Long-term contract

1) Successful individual will possess

  1. a) Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures, and algorithms.
  2. b) Strong programming skills (one or more of Java, C/C++, Python).
  3. c) Expertise in specialized areas such as Optimization, NLP, Reinforcement Learning, Machine Learning, Information Retrieval, Recommendation Systems.
  4. d) Proven experience with large data sets and related technologies, e.g., Hadoop, Pig, Spark. Knowledge of SQL and NoSQL is required.
  5. e) Expert level experience in at least one of the ML learning software (R/Python/Scala/Tensor flow) is required.
  6. f) Proficient and well versed in training large scale models in, at least, one modern deep learning engine such as MXNet, Tensorflow, Caffe/Caffe2, Keras, PyTorch/Torch and Theano.

2) Skills to train, coach other team members.

3) Ability to draft engineering artifacts around- tool pipeline creation for AI ( machine learning, deep learning)

4) The candidate should have experience and expertise to mobilize, motivate, influence technical business proposals for analytics solutions involving product roadmaps, upgrades, application performance, high-availability and disaster recovery solutions.

5) Candidate will have responsibilities within a team of L3/L4 to support various application platform services across a range of business portfolios. This individual will support the end-to-end operations of services under their remit including but not limited to 24x7 coverage, L3 break/fix support, service roadmaps and standards, vendor management, and budget input.

6) Other responsibilities include ensuring stability for application platforms and/or services under their responsibility including resolution of incidents and problems, maintenance and support, application platform change control, and automation of processes and procedures.

7) The candidate should completely understand all the underlying technologies and integration points of a Solution. He should be able to work both as a hands on technical resource and a Solution Architect.

Essential Functions of the Job:

1) Must work as an developer

  1. a) The person need hands on experience with Python, R, Java, Scala, C++, Spark; ML libraries such as H2O, Spark MLlib, ML pipelines, Scikit-learn, H2O, Keras, Tensor-flow
  2. b) .Net , C# , Logic Apps, Web Services, J3.ds with strong coding capability in one or more languages, especially PowerShell and strong integration knowledge based on authentication and authorization in cloud.

2) Must work as a Platform Specialist in areas of Analytics tools and BigData .The candidate needs strong experience

  1. a) In one or more BI reporting tools such as Tableau, Spotfire, Micro Strategy, Alteryx, SPSS or coding in D3.js etc.
  2. b) Strong experience with Hadoop and related projects (Hive, Hbase, Pig, Spark, Mahout, etc.)

3) Must work as integration specialist for creating big data and analytics Solutions.

  1. a) Ability to design and configure virtual network topologies
  2. b) Experience designing configuration management systems using tools such as Chef, Anisble, Puppet, Salt & Jenkins
  3. c) Ability to provision, monitor, optimize and scale Azure infrastructure using API''s
  4. d) Experience with Docker highly preferred
  5. e) Experience with application load balancing solutions for scaling and HA
  6. f) Linux and/or Windows administration experience
  7. g) Well versed in internet architectures, including web, application, and database components
  8. h) Deep understanding of firewalls, NAT and packet filtering (specifically lptables)
  9. i) General Networking skills required (Layer 2 & 3 switches, TCP/IP, SNMP, etc.)

Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:

1) Is able to absorb rapidly new technical information, business acumen, and apply it effectively. (Selects appropriately from applicable standards, methods, tools when designing a reference architecture or product matrix.)

2) Flexibility to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change (Ability to make key decisions as they relate to service disruptions and problems)

3) Outstanding management, interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills

4) Ability to work well within a multi-disciplinary team structure, but also independently

5) Ability to work with 3rd party vendors (i.e. Microsoft) for escalation of issues

6) Communicates fluently orally and in writing and can present complex technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences.

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

1) Required technical experience & qualifications

  1. a) Python, R, Java, Scala, C++, Spark; ML libraries such as H2O, Spark MLlib, ML pipelines, Scikit-learn, H2O, Keras, Tensorflow ( 3 years )
  2. b) Microsoft Stack Developer ( .Net applications using CSharp ) in Azure/OnPrem ( 5 years )
  3. c) Progressive exposure to Cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends: 3 years
  4. d) Experience in architecture, design, implementation, and/or support of highly distributed applications: 5 years
  5. e) Experience in Data warehousing including clustered SQL servers, Azure Data Lake, HDInsight, and Apache Spark: 3 year
  6. f) Experience in MS Azure IaaS, PaaS, SaaS: 3 years
  7. g) Demonstrable advanced knowledge of operating systems and dependent platforms such as IIS, Tomcat.
  8. h) General understanding of various IT security concepts as they relate to production environments.

2) Desired technical experience & qualifications

  1. a) Proficient in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript,
  2. b) Solid experience with JavaScript Frameworks (Angular), RESTful APIs, JSON and XML formats, Microservices,
  3. c) Familiar with libraries like React, Angular
  4. d) Experience with multiple types of databases: MySQL, Postgres, Mongo, Redis, Cassandra, etc.
  5. e) Use of Visual Studio Team Services.
  6. f) Exposed to Big, undefined problems and petabytes of data.

Supervision Responsibilities:

This position will have supervisory responsibilities.


This job description is intended as a guide to reflect the principal functions of the job. However, it is not an all-inclusive listing of the required job functions and functions may vary depending on the particular geographic location of the job and/or the manager. Further, the job description is subject to change at the discretion of management.


Karthik M

Karthikm3 @ Hexaware com

Dice Id : 90882363
Position Id : 6381714
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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