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22 Mar 2016

Full-Time Data Scientist (@Prague)

CGI – Posted by CGI Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic

Job Description

Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services company employing over 68,000 professionals located in more than 40 countries. We have the expertise, stability and dedicated professionals, all needed to achieve results for our clients and for our members. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

What it is all about

As a Data Scientist within our Innovations team you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Consult our clients about their business needs and issues
  • Use predictive modelling and analytics based techniques to help them understand and utilise their structured and unstructured data for business benefits
  • Based on data analysis results draw up solutions to our clients’ business problems, prepare proposals and present them to clients
  • Work on proof of value to support pre-sales and sales process by demonstrating the added value of big data analytics to our clients
  • Implementing and delivering data science solutions
  • Collaborate with colleagues from other teams on various projects from Data Science perspective
  • Research new technologies and further learning and prepare proposals related to Data Science field

What we need from you

  • University background in IT, statistics, math or science and interest to use your academic knowledge to tackle specific business problems
  • Knowledge of classification, regression and clustering techniques
  • Proven ability to analyse data, visualise them in a meaningful manner and create correct and well-perfroming statistical models
  • Previous experience from kaggle.com data science community is a plus
  • Solid knowledge of R or Python, but candidates with experience with other statistical tools will be also considered
  • Exposure to SQL databases
  • Inquisitive mind passionate about deriving insights from data and able to rigorously analyse complex issues
  • Ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner and turn numbers into stories our clients can understand and respond to
  • Solid communication skills in English and fluent Czech/Slovak

 

How to Apply

If you would like to find out more please, send us your CV at [email protected] Please note: the role is available immediately, therefore we are primarily looking for a candidate with a valid work permit for Czech republic or EU citizenship. Thank you for understanding!  

Job Categories: Data Scientist / Statistician. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: big data, data analysis, data mining, data-science, and statistical modelling.

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