Data Science and Machine Learning Expert

  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Muthoot Pappachan Technologies Limited

Note: Requesting freshers/ Interns should not apply for this position.


Job Summary:

Worked 3 years+ in Data Science and AI Machine learning on any cloud platform (AWS, Oracle, Google, Azure) in any industry.


As a Senior Data Science and Machine Learning Expert, you will play a crucial role in driving the strategic use of data and advanced analytics to solve complex business problems. Leveraging your extensive experience in data science and machine learning, you will lead a team of data scientists and collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop innovative solutions that contribute to business success.


Responsibilities:


1. **Leadership and Strategy:**

- Provide strategic direction for the organization's data science and machine learning initiatives.

- Collaborate with senior management to align data science goals with overall business objectives.

- Mentor and lead a team of data scientists, fostering a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.


2. **Data Analysis and Modelling:**

- Conduct in-depth analysis of large and complex datasets to extract valuable insights.

- Develop and deploy advanced machine learning models for predictive and prescriptive analytics.

- Utilize statistical methods to validate models and ensure their reliability and accuracy.


3. **Algorithm Development:**

- Design and implement cutting-edge machine learning algorithms to address business challenges.

- Stay current with industry trends and emerging technologies, incorporating them into the development process.


4. **Collaboration:**

- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including software engineers, business analysts, and domain experts, to integrate machine learning models into operational systems.

- Communicate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders, fostering understanding and support for data-driven decision-making.


5. **Data Governance and Quality:**

- Ensure the integrity and quality of data used in machine learning models.

- Implement and enforce data governance best practices to maintain a high standard of data quality and security.


6. **Continuous Improvement:**

- Stay abreast of advancements in data science and machine learning, incorporating new techniques and technologies into existing processes.

- Drive the adoption of best practices and methodologies within the data science team.


Qualifications:

- Advanced degree in a relevant field (e.g., Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics).

- Proven experience in data science, machine learning, and statistical modeling.

- Strong programming skills in languages such as Python, R, or Java.

- Extensive experience with machine learning frameworks (e.g., TensorFlow, PyTorch) and libraries (e.g., scikit-learn).

- Solid understanding of data engineering principles and data preprocessing techniques.

- Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.

- Strong leadership and communication skills.

- Work across cloud platforms, machine learning tools and generative AI tools.

- Ability to learn the Financial services business and interact with Business heads.


**Note:** The above job description is a general outline of the duties and responsibilities associated with the designated role. It is not exhaustive and additional duties may be assigned.



Working Location- Kochin, Trivandrum, Bangalore office



About MPT


Muthoot’s IT Division, MPT is one of the Group Companies of Muthoot Pappachan Group. Today information Technology is transforming our world at a stunning pace. Simplifying life in several ways, IT has emerged as the fulcrum around which the whole world is rotating. Muthoot Pappachan Group has already made a foray into the exciting world of IT with Muthoot Pappachan Technologies Limited. (MPT). Launched at Technopark in Trivandrum the company is providing cutting edge IT support to the group companies. We are also providing a wide portfolio of products and services to our external clients, this includes cloud solutions, technology/ innovation consulting services, product implementation services, application development & maintenance/hosting services, ERP/loan management product implementation, android development, infrastructure management, data warehousing & business intelligence, virtualization & green technologies.