Data Scientist

Québec City, Canada
Full-time

We’re looking for a Data Scientist with hands-on expertise in research, design, implementation and management of machine learning models.

You will work with product owners and scientists to understand user requirements and build relevant data sets. You will train machine learning models to generate insights using our machine learning framework. You are an expert at designing, implementing, and validating machine learning models. You know how to gather operational data, generate predictions and flow results into end-user applications such as business intelligence software. You possess excellent communication skills and strive in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. You have strong programming skills and use them to harness the power of machine learning. Above all, you are passionate about data analytics and how to wield it to meet user needs and business requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Propose, investigate, develop and refine new analytical capabilities through exploratory proof-of-concepts and targeted data analysis;
  • Design and develop visual dashboards on our BI software;
  • Contribute to the machine learning framework by adding support for new algorithms and model types;
  • Prepare reports and present investigation findings.

Minimum qualifications

  • BS or MS in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, or any other equivalent field;
  • 2-5 years of experience in data science, or demonstrated experience;
  • Experience in natural language understanding, computer vision, machine learning, data mining, deep learning or artificial intelligence;
  • Strong programming skills in one or more of the following: Python, C/C++, Java, R;
  • RDBS, NoSQL and data retrieval skills;
  • Excellent analysis skills and the ability to explore complex data sets and extract insights;
  • Experience applying data science to business challenges;
  • Enthusiasm to work in a fast-paced engineering team.

Desirable assets

  • Experience leveraging cloud platforms like AWS to distribute machine learning jobs;
  • Hands-on experience with large-scale data sets;
  • Experience in time series predictions and/or image segmentation and identification using neural network.

Technical environment

Python, AWS, Sisense, Docker, Linux, SQL, NoSQL.

Perks & Benefits

Full workstation setup

We provide the hardware and development environment you need to do your best work.

Flexible work schedule

Come in and leave early, or late, whatever works for you and your team.

Team outings

Sports tournaments, family-friendly soirées, holiday partys and more!

Generous paid time off

Enjoy the freedom to maintain a balanced and fulfilling personal life.

games

We got what you need: ping-pong, video games, raunchy card games, etc.

education support

We're happy to reimburse any investment that helps you grow as a professional.

free coffee & breakfast

We keep the espresso machine humming and the fridge stocked.

Travel opportunities

Tradeshows, customer visits, conferences, festivals, events: we like to get out.