Data Scientist (Machine Learning)

at Signature Consultants
Location Boca Raton, FL
Date Posted July 16, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time
Contractor

Description

Data Scientist:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Data Scientist to work on a contract position with one of our clients located in Boca Raton, FL. Our client is seeking a Machine Learning (ML) Engineer to help create artificial intelligence products. The candidate will be responsible for creating machine learning models and retraining systems. To do this job successfully, the ideal candidate will need exceptional skills in statistics and programming as well as experience in data science and software engineering. In this role the candidate will have the opportunity to design and build efficient machine-learning applications.

Responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing machine learning and deep learning systems
  • Running machine learning tests and experiments
  • Implementing appropriate ML algorithms
  • Study and transform data science prototypes
  • Design machine learning systems
  • Research and implement appropriate ML algorithms and tools
  • Develop machine learning applications according to requirements
  • Select appropriate datasets and data representation methods
  • Run machine learning tests and experiments
  • Perform statistical analysis and fine-tuning using test results
  • Train and retrain systems when necessary
  • Extend existing ML libraries and frameworks
  • Keep abreast of developments in the field

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a Machine Learning Engineer or similar role
  • Understanding of data structures, data modeling and software architecture
  • Deep knowledge of math, probability, statistics and algorithms
  • Ability to write robust code in Python, Java and R
  • Familiarity with machine learning frameworks (like Keras, Tensorflow and/or PyTorch) and libraries (like scikit-learn)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Mathematics or similar field; Master's degree is a plus
  • Candidate will need to show projects that have been in production. How many have they deployed and be prepared to show them.
  • AI and Machine Learning Space: What contributed have been made to open source? GIT HUB or Apache. Be able to explain to people that are not experts.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

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