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Data Scientist

Ottawa, Ontario
Data Scientist    
Location: Remote (Ottawa or Toronto) 

We have partnered with a thriving start-up in Canada to assist in a search for Data Scientist. This is a chance to work with a thriving new brand making waves in the AI space. You will work directly with clients while implementing product solutions that utilize up to the minute technologies/platforms. The role will be focused on gathering and actioning technical requirements to ensure customer product visions are realized.
The Role:
  • Participate and lead, multifaceted analytic studies on large volumes of data.
  • Coordinate research and analytic activities utilizing various data points (unstructured and structured) and employ programming to clean, massage, and organize the data.
  • Experiment against data points, provide insights based on experiment results and provide previously undiscovered solutions to command data challenges using a multitude of techniques e.g., exploratory mathematic and statistical techniques to NLP, vision, process mining, etc.
  • Work with the Principal data scientist and participate in all the data experiments tasked by the Data Science Team.
  • Analyze problems and determine root causes.
  • Work closely with engineering teams to develop a strategy for long term data platform architecture.
  • Be a hands-on practitioner (not just analyze but also actively contribute to the platform)
The Requirements:
  • Master's or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Process Mining, Statistics, Applied Math, Operational research, AI, or related field
  • Overall 5+ years of experience or more (with 3+ years' practical experience with data processing and analytics)
  • Experience in handling disparate data sources in a multitude of forms (e.g., event data, text, image, graphs, etc.) is desirable
  • Experience in handling event streams and processing them
  • Experience in building scalable solutions (optimizations) is desirable
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills
  • Excited to experiment with new technologies and approaches
  • Experience/familiarity in process mining/familarity with OCR is an added plus
  • Fluency in Python

How to Apply?
All interested and qualified applicants should apply directly to our lead Recruiter Peter Mills at peter.mills@talentlab.com or directly on our website at www.talentlab.com. We thank all applicants for their interest, but due to the volume of applicants, only those in consideration will be contacted.
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