Job Description - Manager-Data Science
Merilytics is a fast-growing, analytics firm offering advanced and intelligent analytical solutions to clients globally. We combine domain expertise, advanced analytics, and technology to provide robust solutions for clients business problems. You can find further details about the company at https://merilytics.com.
We partner with our clients in Private Equity, CPG, Retail, Healthcare, Media & Entertainment, Technology, Logistics industries etc. by providing analytical solutions to generate superior returns. We solve clients business problems by analyzing large amount of data to help guide their Operations, Marketing, Pricing, Customer Strategies, and much more.
Position: Manager-Data Science at Merilytics will be leading one or more client projects to deliver various Advance Analytic solutions. (S)he would be working directly with the clients and guide the team in building a robust solution solving clients business problem as per agreed timelines through application of business knowledge, project management and technical expertise.
Location: Hyderabad, Telangana
Roles and Responsibilities
We expect you to manage a team and work on complex, cross-functional analytical and research-oriented projects using advanced computational, machine learning and deep learning algorithms
You will be responsible for developing proprietary algorithms for solving complex business problems while handling large amount of structured and unstructured data
You will be expected to use relevant knowledge of computer science fundamentals, distributed computing, and machine learning to help build scalable analytical solutions
You will ensure that the data science team works closely with our technical team and core business teams for design and development of the analytical solutions
You would need to combine business knowledge with statistical and computational techniques to provide actionable business solutions for our clients.
Pre-requisites and skillsets required to apply for this role:
2-5 years of experience in applying concepts in Data Science, Machine Learning, Algorithm development, Advanced Computing or Statistical Modeling to solve real-world problems
Practical experience in at least one of the following programming languages: R or Python
Strong modelling skills and ability to build practical models using advanced algorithms such as Random Forests, SVM, Neural Networks
Familiarity with algorithms in recommendation systems, NLP or big data frameworks such as Hadoop/Spark is a bonus
Strong independent and creative research skills necessary to keep up with the latest trends in advanced analytics
Undergraduate degree from premier institutions such as IIT, BITS, NIT etc.
Interested in working in a high-growth environment where your analysis drives important decisions
Strong communication skills enabling you to clearly communicate your thoughts/work to the client or internal teams
Why Explore a Career at Merilytics?
High growth environment: Semi-annual performance management and promotion cycles coupled with a strong meritocratic culture, enables fast track to leadership responsibility
Cross Domain Exposure: Interesting and challenging work streams across industries and domains that always keep you excited, motivated, and on your toes.
Entrepreneurial Environment: Intellectual freedom to make decisions and own them. We expect you to spread your wings and assume larger responsibilities.
Fun culture and peer group: non-bureaucratic and fun working environment; Strong peer environment that will challenge you and accelerate your learning curve.