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IBM Data Scientist in Buffalo, New York

Introduction

As a Data Scientist at IBM, you will help transform our clients' data into tangible business value by analyzing information, communicating outcomes and collaborating on product development. Work with Best in Class open source and visual tools, along with the most flexible and scalable deployment options. Whether it's investigating patient trends or weather patterns, you will work to solve real world problems for the industries transforming how we live.

Your Role and Responsibilities

We are looking for innovative professionals to contribute towards the future of conversational AI, and to help shape our customer's experience using Watson Assistant. Candidates are responsible for successful delivery of data science solutions and services in a client consulting environment; experience in predictive modeling, optimization, and/or machine learning analytics techniques using tools/programming languages including SPSS, SAS, R, Python, Spark, etc. within a Hadoop-enabled environment. Define key business problems to be solved; formulate mathematical approaches and gather data to solve those problems, develop, analyze/draw conclusions, test solutions and present to client. Enhance performance by applying advanced mathematical modeling, data analytics, optimization, and machine learning techniques.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Candidates MUST have 2+ years experience:

  • Proficiency reading and writing Python code and using Open Source Python packages / models

  • AWS Cloud Platform experience

  • Hands-on experience with a chatbot platform (for example, Watson Assistant, Google Dialogflow or Assistant, Amazon Lex or Alexa, Rasa)

  • Natural Language Processing (NLP) experience

  • Data analytics, predictive analytics, mathematics, statistics, or similar field

  • Developing predictive or statistical models such as regressions, decision trees, neural networks, simulations, and/or optimizations

  • Consulting and or client facing experience

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

5+ years experience:

  • Proficiency reading and writing Python code and using Open Source Python packages / models

  • AWS Cloud Platform experience

  • Hands-on experience with a chatbot platform (for example, Watson Assistant, Google Dialogflow or Assistant, Amazon Lex or Alexa, Rasa)

  • Natural Language Processing (NLP) experience

  • Data analytics, predictive analytics, mathematics, statistics, or similar field

  • Developing predictive or statistical models such as regressions, decision trees, neural networks, simulations, and/or optimizations

  • Consulting and or client facing experience

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Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:

*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.

*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.

*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.

*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).

*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.

*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.

*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.

*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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