Sr Data Scientist

Cognizant Technology
August 24, 2021
Plano, TX
Job Type


We are Cognizant Artificial Intelligence

Digital technologies, including analytics and AI, give companies a once-in-a-generation opportunity to perform orders of magnitude better than ever before. But clients need new business models built from analyzing customers and business operations at every angle to really understand them.

With the power to apply artificial intelligence and data science to business decisions via enterprise data management solutions, we help leading companies prototype, refine, validate and scale the most desirable products and delivery models to enterprise scale within weeks

*You must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future *

Job Title – Sr Data Scientist 

Remote !!

Qualifications  and Description-

DS/ML JD for onshore

1. Developer role, ML Model implementation, experimentation & related software engineering focused

2. Experience as a data scientist with preference in data analysis & forecasting algorithms

3. Python, PySpark  development experience a must

•             3-4 years of very good Python, PySpark  development experience

•             1-2 years of software development experience - preferred

•             1-2 years of experience as a data scientist with preference in forecasting algorithms

•             Basic understanding for MLOPS

•             Exposure to ML models such as random forest, XGboost, LightGBM, and some other ensemble modeling algorithms

•             Basic understanding for Azure Cloud Platforms (databricks, Azure ML studio, etc)

•             No Phd’s. BS or MS degree is Software Engineering, Computer Science or Statistics related

•             Ability to learn fast and handle multiple priorities

•             Developer role, ML Model implementation, experimentation & related software engineering focused


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Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Aug 24 2021

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.

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