Country:

Canada

Cities:

Toronto

Area of expertise:

Analytics

Job Description

As an Industry Data Scientist, you will help clients understand and extract insight and value from their data using Machine Learning and AI techniques. Working as part of a team, you will be involved in all phases of analytics projects including: question formulation, design, research and development, implementation, and testing. This role will be able to explore and understand data and build advanced Industry X.0 analytical solutions.

Day-to-day you will:

  • Produce innovative solutions for Avanade's clients driven by exploratory data analysis from complex and high-dimensional datasets, both structured and unstructured, applying advanced statistical, machine-learning and AI techniques.

  • Apply knowledge of statistics, machine learning, programming, data modeling, simulation, deep learning and advanced mathematics to recognize patterns, identify opportunities, pose business questions, and make valuable discoveries leading to better business decision making

  • Use a flexible, analytical approach to design, develop, and evaluate predictive models and advanced algorithms that lead to optimal value extraction from the data

  • Communicate data-driven insights and deliver action plans that steer business strategy and decision-making for one or more business segments.

  • Work with Avanade's and client teams to translate prototypes into new products, services, and features and provide guidelines for large-scale implementations

  • Identify new analytics tools and techniques and lead development and deployment of infrastructure for generating and analyzing information

    Qualifications:

  • Demonstrable professional experience with applying Machine Learning, analysis, and modeling of large scale and complex data sets in Industry scenarios

  • Highly proficient in statistical analysis, quantitative analytics, forecasting/predictive analytics, deep learning, simulation and optimization algorithms.

  • Highly proficient in statistical modeling tools and Cognitive analytics like text analytics, image recognition, video analytics etc.- Highly proficient in model identification by use case/industry and knowledge of applying models to enterprise use cases

  • Highly proficient with two or more machine learning languages, including R, Revolution R, Python, and experience with NoSQL databases and tools like Spark and DataBricks.

     

  • Written and verbal communication and presentation skills Able to explain complex analytical methodologies and concepts in non-technical language

     

    You likely possess a Masters or PHD degree in Physics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Analytics, Economics/Econometrics, Engineering or another relevant field in the Industry. An equivalent combination of education and experience will also suffice.

    You likely have about 3+ years of demonstrable experience mining and analyzing complex data sets, preferably in a consulting environment or a combination of experience and relevant education.

    Nature of Work: Creates and implements work plans for assigned projects, programs, and/or clients against established operational objectives; supports translation of group strategy into objectives and work plans. 
    Complexity: Complex problems that consistently span work domains, requiring considerable judgment of contextual factors. 
    Organizational Impact: Work efforts have significant impact on near- and medium-term Avanade and/or client operations. If client-facing, should contribute to client-relationship and sales outcomes. 
    Knowledge Applied: Applies advanced knowledge of learned occupation / discipline and strong business operational acumen

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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.