IQVIA RDS India Pvt Ltd

IQVIA is The Human Data Science Company, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

Hiring For 

Data Scientist
Skills: AI/ ML, NLP and Machine Learning

Desired Additional Skills and Abilities:
Someone who is passionate about AI and can show examples of their skills utilizing open-source capabilities that they can show as part of that passion;
The freedom to use your talent and background to help us make noise in the industry quickly.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Excellent programming skills in languages such as Python, Java and C#/C++.
  • Experience in some of the following areas:
  • Data wrangling with hands on experience of Pandas, NumPy and SciPy libraries.
  • Machine Learning - deep learning, online learning, transfer learning, reinforcement learning, structured/unstructured learning with hands on experience of Tensorflow and SciKit-Learn.
  • Natural language processing with NLTK and Gensim libraries. Knowledge of OpenNLP, StanfordNLP, Translation, Semantic Ontology, Natural Language understanding/generation is preferred.
  • Optical Character Recognition with Tesseract (pytesseract or tesserocr) utilizing character recognition tools to convert images, PDFs and other document types into digitally recognized structure with meta-tagging;
  • OpenXML and document formatting
  • Strong research and innovation skills and ability to solve difficult machine vision and learning problems and transferring business problems into AI use cases and requirements.
  • Excellent prototyping skills in open-source with some examples of practical application.
  • Hands-on experience with large-scale real-time machine learning/AI and with full software development life cycle.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in a growing dynamic team in a highly visible role.
  • Preferred pharmaceutical experience in research projects and teams.

Qualification: Masters degree in Computer Science, Applied Statistics, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or other qualitative discipline with specialization and experience in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Cognitive Science, Deep Learning or other related fields.

Experience: 4-8 years. A minimum of three years of professional post-academic work experience with a Masters or additional years of experience at BSc level will be considered. Strong mathematical/computing science background with strong knowledge in at least one of the following fields: Cognitive Science, Advanced Semantic Design, Information Extraction, Information retrieval, Probabilistic Decision Marking, or similar.

Location: Bengaluru (Bangalore) (Karnataka, India)

Salary: Rs. 10,00,000 - 18,00,000 P.A.

Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

For any queries related job opening, apply by email.

Job Ad publication date: 31 Oct 2020