Data Scientist Consultant - Professional Services (Mexico) in Mexico City, Mexico

Excited by Big Data, Machine Learning and Predictive Software? Interested in creating new state-of-the-art solutions using Machine Learning and Data Mining techniques on Terabytes of Data?

At AWS, we are developing state-of-the-art large-scale Machine Learning Services and Applications on the Cloud involving large amounts of data. We work on applying predictive technology to a wide spectrum of problems. We are looking for talented and experienced Machine Learning Scientists who can apply innovative Machine Learning techniques to real-world problems. You will get to work in a team dedicated to advancing Machine Learning solutions at AWS and converting it to business-impacting solutions.

Major responsibilities

· Use machine learning, data mining and statistical techniques to create new, scalable solutions for business problems

· Analyze and extract relevant information from business data to help automate and optimize key processes

· Design, develop and evaluate highly innovative models for predictive learning

· Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes for large scale data analyses, model development, model validation and model implementation

· Research and implement novel machine learning and statistical approaches

· 4+ years of industry experience in predictive modeling and analysis, predictive software development

· Good skills with programming languages, such as Java or C/C++

· Experience using Python and/or R

· Experience using machine learning libraries, such as scikit-learn, caret, mlr, mllib

· Experience in mentoring junior team members, and guiding them on machine learning and data modeling applications

· Ability to travel to client locations when needed. Extended travel to customer locations may be required to sell and deliver professional services as needed.

· An MS/PhD in CS, Machine Learning, Operational research, Statistics or in a highly quantitative field. PhD strongly preferred.

· 6+ years of industry experience in predictive modeling and analysis, predictive software development

· Experience handling terabyte size datasets

· Experience working with distributed systems and grid computing

· Publications or presentation in recognized Machine Learning and Data Mining journals/conferences.

· Strong Problem solving ability.

· Strong communication and data presentation skills.

AMZR Req ID: 480778

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