We are looking for a strong and motivated candidate to support our growing AI team that currently consists of 2 experienced data scientists.
Alight has built AI based solutions that support thousands of customers daily. The successful candidate will bring a fresh look into these solutions and work on their enhancements, either on the features side (enable multi-language support, feature extractions, automated responses generation) or on the technical side (improve performance, best practice adherence)
Demonstrated first experience as a data scientist, either on the job or as a side project
Advanced knowledge in machine learning, data mining and statistical analysis
Advanced programming skills in Python and the following libraries : numpy, pandas, scikit
Advanced software development and collaboration skills, including experience with tools such as Git.
Intermediate knowledge of REST APIs and their ecosystem (Docker, Flask etc)
Intermediate knowledge of Linux, can interact with the OS at the command line and create shell scripts
Experience with state-of-the-art techniques such as Deep Learning (in particular in the field of NLP) is a plus
Experience with a cloud environment (preferably Azure) is a plus
Soft skills / non technical skills :
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Curious mindset, ready to embrace a new technology in a short timeframe
Ability to work in an interdisciplinary remote team
Autonomy, able to proactively identify improvement areas / new opportunities