American Express Careers
18009346 - Mgr/Sr. Mgr - Data Scientist - Customer Data Science
- Masters/PhD in a quantitative field (Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Operation Research, etc.) with hands-on experience leveraging sophisticated analytical and machine learning techniques. Strong preference for candidates with 1-2+ years of working experience driving business results.
- PhDs with practical experience in building NLP solutions are strongly preferred.
- Expertise in an analytical language (Python, R, or the equivalent), and experience with databases (Hive, SQL, or the equivalent). Programming experience in Java/C++/Scala a significant plus.
- Prior experience working with TB scale datasets using Big Data tools and platforms (Hadoop, Spark, or the equivalent).
- Deep understanding of machine learning/statistical algorithms such as neural networks/deep learning, boosting and reinforcement learning. Experience with data visualization a plus.
- Demonstrated ability to frame business problems into mathematical programming problems, leverage external thinking and tools (from academia and/or other industries) to engineer a solvable solution to deliver business insights and optimal control policy.
- Creativity to go beyond current tools to construct and deliver the best solution to the problem, ability and comfort with working independently and making key decisions on projects.
- Team player with strong relationship building, management and influencing skills.
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time