Data Scientist

3 - 5 Years
Mumbai

Job Description

Machine Learning Professional/Data Scientist


Role


The Data Scientist will enable Shaadi.com with analytical models to improve intelligence of products / marketing channels. This position combines technical knowledge of R, Python, SQL tools with strong data & problem solving skills.
In addition, they will be responsible for understanding the functional requirements of business and product tools. Additionally, this position requires a person to jointly collaborate and develop model implementation using advance algorithms on supervised learning / unsupervised learning / machine learnings etc.


Responsibilities

  • Building Advanced Analytical / Predictive Models.
  • The person is responsible for designing and developing data-driven products and features.
  • Apply machine learning algorithms to improve intelligence of products like recommendation engines / auto generation of partner preference values.
  • Work with product managers and designers to build amazing consumer facing data driven products.
  • Achieve ground breaking work in solving complex problems like Fraud Detection / Auto Screening / Payment Propensity / Recommendation Engines.
  • Understand and apply algorithms related to text mining / image recognition / logistic regression etc.
  • Strong skills in identifying the right model, assess its accuracy and efficiency / pros / cons of each model.
  • A strong track record and demonstrable interest in mining and analysing data, looking for stories, patterns, trends and insights.
  • Translate business problems into Analytical problem and analytical output to business decision.
  • Should be able to independently test, implement and validate scoring models
  • Able to work with large volumes of activity & user data
  • Manage & Serve multiple analysis requests simultaneously.

Required Candidate profile

Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Statistics, Mathematics or Computer science; Masters preferred
  • 3-5 years of experience in statistical / machine learning experience.
  • Fluency in a scripting language like R / Python.
  • Problem solver using algorithms.
  • Critical thinking: the ability to track down complex data and engineering issues, evaluate different algorithmic approaches and analyze data to solve problems.
  • Expert SQL M.S. Excel skills.
  • Ability to coordinate effectively with team members in engineering, design, and product
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Demonstrated success in defining goals, formulating an approach, building analytical models and continuous optimization.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to collaborate effectively in a matrix environment



Keyskills

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above

Company Profile

People Interactive (I) Pvt Ltd.

Shaadi.com, part of Anupam Mittal promoted People Group, is one of India's best known Internet brands & the world's largest matrimonial service. It was founded with one simple objective to provide a superior matchmaking experience to Indians all over the world. The company pioneered online matrimonials when it launched in 1996 and continues to lead the exciting matrimony category for 18 years. The service has touched the lives of over 35 million people globally and helped 4 million people find their matches. Amongst many other awards, Shaadi.com has been recognized as the Most Trusted Matrimonial site and is amongst the world's 50 Most Innovative Companies, alongside companies such as Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon. Shaadi.com has also been recognized as the world's most engaging brand on Facebook.
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Recruiter Name:Chandan Kapoor

Contact Company:People Interactive (I) Pvt Ltd.

Telephone:7506190103

Website:http://careers.shaadi.com

Salary

Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Role Category

Programming & Design

Role

Database Architect/Designer

Employment Type

Full Time, Permanent