Lead Data Science Engineer
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Lead Data Science Engineer

Lead Data Science Engineer

We are currently looking for Lead Data Science Engineer in India for our offices in multiple locations.

We are looking for experienced Data Scientist Engineers to work on critical application & product development. You'll be a part of a modern, lean, self-governing engineering teams.


  • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
    • Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data
      • Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns
        • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
          • Combine models through ensemble modeling
            • Present information using data visualization techniques
              • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges
                • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams


                  • Having 12+ years of experience
                    • Proven experience as a Data Scientist
                      • Experience in data mining
                        • Understanding of machine-learning and operations research
                          • NLP/Recommendation engines/Computer vision/Econometric
                            • Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra)
                              • Knowledge of R, SQL and Python; familiarity with Scala, Java or C++ is an asset
                                • Python Libraries (NumPy / SciPy / scikit-learn / pandas / matplotlib)
                                  • Matlab – Preferred
                                    • Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau) and data frameworks (e.g. Hadoop)
                                      • Data Visualization – (Matplot library, seaborn, ggplot)
                                        • Should have Production Deployment experience

                                          Nice to have

                                          • Certifications like Microsoft DP-100 will be a great plus
                                            • Good to have – Bigdata stack


                                              • Data science
                                                • NLP
                                                  • Machine Learning
                                                    • Python
                                                      • R
                                                        • Computer Vision
                                                          Data Science
                                                          Computer Vision
                                                          Machine Learning Engineering
                                                          NLP Labelling
                                                          R Language



                                                          For you

                                                          • Insurance Coverage 
                                                          • Paid Leaves – including maternity, bereavement, paternity, and special COVID-19 leaves. 
                                                          • Financial assistance for medical crisis 
                                                          • Retiral Benefits – VPF and NPS 
                                                          • Customized Mindfulness and Wellness programs 
                                                          • EPAM Hobby Clubs

                                                          For your comfortable work

                                                          • Hybrid Work Model 
                                                          • Soft loans to set up workspace at home 
                                                          • Stable workload 
                                                          • Relocation opportunities with ‘EPAM without Borders’ program


                                                          For your growth

                                                          • Certification trainings for technical and soft skills 
                                                          • Access to unlimited LinkedIn Learning platform 
                                                          • Access to internal learning programs set up by world class trainers 
                                                          • Community networking and idea creation platforms 
                                                          • Mentorship programs 
                                                          • Self-driven career progression tool


                                                          Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Pune

                                                          Cities eligible for the position