IBM Experienced Data Scientist in AI in Sweden

Job Description

We see an urgent demand for consultants in our Cognitive & Analytics practice since an increasing number of our customers are going through a Cognitive Transformation. We are looking for driven and experienced new colleagues to embrace this opportunity together with us.

You will be working closely with our clients by Agile and Design Thinking Methodologies, innovating and improving industries with AI Technology. Together with your project teams you will deliver everything from state-of-the-art solutions to quicker value proving solutions.

You’ll also have a platform for growing in many different areas, from being a part of a Nordic Data Science community, and also learning more about AI technologies with the help of IBM courses and material, to growing as a Consultant by working with proven IBM Methodologies and very likely working with international clients.

Depending on your area of expertise within Data Science; i.e. business analytics and/or deep technical skills within areas such as AI or machine learning – you’ll be part of our European Analytics and Data Management practice. You’ll take responsibility for providing technical subject matter expertise around advanced and large-scale data analysis.

You will likely have a Master degree in a relevant quantitative field such as statistics, operations research or computer science. In addition, you’ll have significant industry experience as consultant, analyst or research scientist and you’ll be used to working with client business functions on various levels.

In this job you will need to have in-depth knowledge of relevant advanced analytics methods such as mathematics, machine learning, statistics, data mining and/or operations research as well as experience of data analysis and different aspects of data quality management. You’ll also have a good understanding of business challenges in the industries you’ve worked in and be able to explain analytical insights to a non-technical audience.

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Your key skills will include:

  • Strong quantitative and analytical expertise that covers statistics, machine learning/deep learning/data mining, experimentation methodology

  • Multiple years of advanced hands-on experience in leading advanced analytics tools such as Python (SciKit Learn, TensorFlow, Keras etc) , R, SPSS, SAS or MATLAB

  • Multiple years of hands-on experience in conducting analyses on structured / semi-structured as well as unstructured data (e.g. ETL Analysis, Data Profiling, Data Quality Analysis, Data Quality Assessment, Source Data Analysis, Source to Target mapping)

  • Experience with emerging large-scale Big Data analytics tools (such as the Apache Hadoop Ecosystem, Apache Spark/MLlib, Apache Mahout and the like) will be a strong advantage

  • Experience in advanced analytics use cases in one or more dedicated industries

  • Strong communication skills and business acumen, including a feeling for data visualization and experience in presenting complex information to business stakeholders in a compelling way

IBM is market leader in the Data & Analytics space. We offer a dynamic, innovative and international environment which is fuelled by projects with leading clients, unique capabilities such as IBM Research & Development and IBM Watson, and a growing ecosystem of partnerships such as those with Apple and Twitter. If you think you have the skill and the attitude to change the way that business is conducted – IBM is the place for you and will offer you numerous opportunities for growth across the company.

In your application we expect you to explain your experience/ if any, in the following fields; Applied machine learning and statistical analysis, Deep Learning, Optimization and operation research, Data cleaning and pre-processing analysis.

Work location: Stockholm or Gothenburg

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 3 years experience in applying Machine Learning / Statistics / Data Mining At least 3 years experience in conducting analytics on structured and unstructured data

  • At least 3 years experience in data analysis and data quality management

  • At least 3 years experience in Python, R, SPSS, SAS or MATLAB

  • At least 3 years experience in Relational Databases / SQL

  • At least 2 years experience in data processing using Python, Scala or Java

  • English: Fluent

  • Swedish: Fluent

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Master's Degree in Information Technology

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.