We are looking for an experienced data scientist to focus on Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing (NLP), business Intelligence, and applied to complex problems involving large-scale data
Work with stakeholders, identifying opportunities for leveraging data to solve for business challenges
Identify valuable data sources / data sets that can be leveraged to improve results
Analyze data to interpret business opportunity and discover trends and patterns.
Process, cleanse, and verify the integrity of structured / un-structured data used for analysis
Research and implement custom statistical models and machine learning algorithms
Execute analytical experiments methodically to evolve ideas into successful solutions
Coordinate with engineering and software development team to integrate model into continuous business / process / software cycle.
Present information using data visualization techniques.
Communicate results and ideas to key stakeholders / decision makers.
Mentor junior scientists.
Master's/PhD Degree in any of Computer Science, Engineering Sciences, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics
+5 years industry experience
Any application of AI, Cognitive and Data Science technologies such as Azure Machine Learning, Cognitive Services, Text Analytics API, Bot Service, Anaconda, Jupyter, R, Spark, Neural Networks, NLP, etc
Proficiency in R, Python, SQL, NoSQL, Shell Scripting, Linux
Familiarity with data visualization tools - Microsoft Power BI, Tableau, Qlik, MicroStrategy, Alterxy
In-depth familiarity with Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, and Advanced Statistical Analysis
Knowledge of cloud-based data science and open-source tools.
The ability to work and collaborate with an interdisciplinary team of software developers, data scientists, data engineers and Subject Matter Professional (SMP) from the business practice.
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About PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC)
At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. It is this focus which informs the services we provide and the decisions we make.
We're a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 223,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. In Africa we're the largest provider of professional services with close to 400 partners and over 9,000 people in 34 countries.
PwC has been operating in Nigeria since 1953 through its predecessor firms of Coopers & Lybrand and Price Waterhouse. We're one of the leading professional services firms in the country with offices in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, over 1000 staff and 26 resident partners. We are committed to serving as a force for integrity, good sense and wise solutions to the problems facing businesses and the capital markets. We are guided by one promise – to do what is right, be it with our people, clients, community, or environment.
To achieve our aim to be recognised as the ‘the world’s leading professional services firm’ we must be innovative, responsible and attract outstanding people.
Our values and behaviours define the expectations we have for working with our clients and each other: