Data Scientist: Advanced Analytics (Toronto)
IBM
Toronto, ON
Introduction

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Global Business Services helps top-tier clients solve their most complex business and technical issues. As a Data Scientist, you will deliver innovative business consulting, business process design, and application design and management to leading sector organizations in 17 industries worldwide. With access to resources that only a global leader can provide, you will learn valuable skills, gain access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals, and enjoy unparalleled career, training, and educational opportunities.

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The Data Scientist will be familiar with key internal and external data sources and how they are gathered and retrieved; experience with manipulation large volumes of data and open source technologies is essential. The incumbent will be experienced with various languages and tools and able to select a suitable tool for the analytics solution or working with data.

In addition to broad and deep data and analytics skills, the data scientist has strong business acumen, coupled with the ability to communicate findings to both business and IT leaders in a way that can influence how an organization approaches a business challenge. Incumbents also advise on and select the business problems that have the most value for the organization.

A successful candidate must have hands-on experience working with Advanced Analytics (R, Python) with an understanding of data mining and business problem definition and quantitative concepts machine learning techniques demonstrated ability to learn new tools and solutions quickly.

Required Professional and Technical Expertise
Degree Computer Engineering/Science, Statistics, Machine Learning, Applied Math
2+ years experience using machine learning tools and algorithms
Proficiency with Python and/or R
Enhanced reliable security clearance is preferred

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
5+ years experience using machine learning tools and algorithms
Masters preferred
Enhanced reliable security clearance is preferred

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

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