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Data Scientist - Business Intelligence (Machine Learning)

Ref: CA_EN_6_919740_1340431

Posted on 09 June 2020
Toronto, Ontario
Contract Type

Data Scientist - Business Intelligence

Duration: 6 months

Location:  Remote until COVID-19 is clear (otherwise Don Mills and Eglinton Ave.)

Our client is seeking and Intermediate to Senior Data Scientist skilled in the areas of Machine Learning, Python and SQL

Required Skills:

  • Build and implement machine learning-driven projects from inception to production
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams of data engineers, ML engineers, project managers and business process owners in developing and deploying ML projects
  • Use a production-first mindset with respect to performance, time, quality and cost and through prototyping
  • Support business asks around model performance, explainability and strategic guidance
  • Maintain and expand your knowledge of ML/AI and current technology through training opportunities
  • Business Development
  • Consult for the business team to identify the right opportunities to apply ML techniques
  • Build business case around using ML techniques to address the business opportunities
  • Develop minimum viable products (MVP) or proof-of-concepts to demonstrate the value of ML
  • Present the approach to senior business partners and get business buy-in
  • Build trusting relationship with existing business clients.
  • Frame and structure business opportunities as ML problems
  • Identify right and quality data sources to enable model development
  • Required Skills:

  • Machine learning: Build and implement machine learning-driven projects from inception to production. Build business case around using ML techniques
  • Python
  • SQL
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