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Thomson Reuters Recruitment 2022-2
Data Scientist – Data & Analytics
Thomson Reuters
Job Location : bangalore
Sat Jul 02 2022

Qualification : BE/B.Tech
Full Time
Salery : As per company standard

About Company
Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading provider of news and information-based tools to professionals. Our worldwide network of journalists and specialist editors keep customers up to speed on global developments, with a particular focus on legal, regulatory and tax changes. Our customers operate in complex arenas that move society forward — tax, law, compliance, government, media. In a disruptive digital age, we help professionals reinvent themselves.


Job Description

The ideal candidate is someone who can:

  • Take the initiative to tackle new business problems and have the curiosity to explore large volumes of data
  • Seamlessly work with various business stakeholders, understand their individual needs and design custom solutions
  • Have the curiosity to interrogate data, conduct independent research, utilize various techniques to analyze it and, if need be, tackle ambiguous problems with maturity
  • Is firmly grounded in their understanding of statistical concepts and machine learning necessary to build various models, algorithms etc.
  • Technically strong to design solutions and reports for management
  • Work well within a team and collaborate with colleagues across domains and geographies
  • Learn the business quickly

Skills Required

The skills that will make you successful are:

  • Knowledge of advanced statistical modelling, testing, data mining, and data science techniques
  • Has used modeling frameworks including Scikit-learn, PyTorch, and TensorFlow
  • Highly proficient in Python and SQL (or any other querying language)
  • Has advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Experience with Tableau and other data visualization tools would be great
  • Strong logical and scientific approach to problem-solving
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate complex results in a simple and concise manner at all levels within the organization
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced, startup-like environment

Ideal candidate profile:

  • Must have at least 0-2 years of experience working in the data science domain
  • Has experience building machine learning algorithms and implementing models in production
  • Proficient at using Python or any other leading software/languages
  • Knowledge of querying languages like T-SQL and relational databases
  • Conceptual understanding of Hadoop and cloud computing like AWS
  • Demonstrated participation on platforms like Kaggle is a plus
  • Previous experience working on sales and marketing data is a plus
  • Experience with Amazon Web services
  • Experience with one or more of the following types of business analytics applications:
    • Predictive analytics for customer retention, cross sales and new customer acquisition
    • Pricing optimization models
    • Segmentation
    • Recommendation engines

Required Skills and Education:

  • Graduates from any stream (background in quantitative fields preferred)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexible and able to meet and learn the changing demands of the business and projects
  • Excellent communications skills and has the right attitude/personality of a team player
  • A demonstrable ability to assimilate new information thoroughly and quickly
  • Good sense of humor, emotional maturity and the ability to work well under pressure
  • Practical experience with the use of machine learning for business analytics
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