1+ months

Principal Data Scientist

Porto Alegre, RS 90020-025

Unlock Your Career Potential: Technology at ADP. Do you enjoy exploring, identifying and inspiring the future of the workplace and the lives of millions of people? At ADP, the world's largest B2B cloud company, our Technology team is comprised of brilliant engineers, architects, data scientists, infrastructure experts, and more. We were first in our industry to offer a SaaS solution and continue to push the envelope utilizing the latest operating platforms to deliver the highly automated, intelligent and predictive solutions that are redefining what is possible. Named one of Forbes' "Most Innovative Companies" and one of Computerworld's "100 Best Places to Work in IT", we are committed to leading the way in product development and research, empowering you to bring to life the latest innovations that will forever change the way businesses manage their most vital asset, employees.

ADP is hiring an experienced Data Scientist for the Intelligent Automation Services group within Global Enterprise Technology & Solutions. The candidate should have proven hands on experience with Cloud Based Cognitive Computing tools (e.g. IBM Watson, AWS Comprehend, or Azure Cognitive Services), Natural Language Processing & Information Retrieval, Document Classification, Semantic Analysis, Entity Recognition, and OCR applications.

  • Knowledge and experience in Classical Machine Learning & Deep Learning: Supervised, Unsupervised Algorithms, (Nave Bayes, GLM/Regression, Trees, Random Forest, Boosting Algorithms, Clustering Techniques), Convolutional Nets, LSTM; advantages and drawbacks.
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts -- hypothesis testing, regression, properties of distributions, statistical inference, loss function optimization and their applications.
  • Hands on ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) experience: extract data from structured, semi-structured, unstructured sources via SQL, noSQL; data wrangling with Pandas/Numpy.
  • Python NLP libraries: Spacy, NLTK, Standford CoreNLP, Gensim and some understanding on modern techniques in NLP like Transformers, BERT and eLMO.
  • Experience turning business requirements into a demonstrable proof of concept, packaging, deploying and discussing its added value to the organization.
  • Good grasp of information extraction from scanned documents by means of Computer Vision/Image Processing; abilities with cv2, object recognition. Able to engineer visual features for model training.
  • Experience visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders using: Tableau, ggplot, etc.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams, creating power point presentations and presenting to a technical & business audience.
  • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced, agile environment.
  • A drive to learn and master the bleeding edge of AI & Machine Learning.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English.
Education & Experience Requirements:

BA/BS Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, predictive analytics or another quantitative field plus related experience.

We're designing a better way to work, so you can achieve what you're working for. Consistently named one of the 'Most Admired Companies' by FORTUNE Magazine, and recognized by DiversityInc as one of the 'Top 50 Companies for Diversity,' ADP works with more than 740,000 organizations across the globe to help their people work smarter, embrace new challenges, and unleash their talent. "Always Designing for People" means we're creating platforms that will transform how great work gets done, so together we can unlock a world of opportunity.

At ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.


Posted: 2020-08-15 Expires: 2020-10-14

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