Data Science - Consultant

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Data Science - Consultant

Role & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be part of our advanced analytics / predictive modeling / Data Science team in Singapore. They will be involved end-to-end with advanced analytics consulting projects. The successful candidate will be hands-on in advanced analytics projects. We're looking for smart, hard-working individuals with experience in using Data Science / predictive modeling to help drive meaningful change at our clients. Previous practical experience in implementing the results of "advanced analytics" will be a key success factor. Experience in mining or related fields is highly desired but not required.

Minimum Qualification (Must Have):
· Master's degree or a PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Data Science, Engineering, Econometrics or any other heavily analytical field.
· At least two (2) years hands on experience in delivering advanced analytics / predictive modeling solutions. Candidates with a PhD but no work experience will be considered.
· Experience in using R, particularly for data pre-processing and running statistical / machine learning models.
· Experience in at least one programming language (python preferred but any language acceptable.)

Preferred Qualifications (Optional):
· Python and MS Office skills desirable but not required.
· Experience in Big Data is a plus but not required.

Experience with visualisation tools preferable but not required. (Spotfire preferred)

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 230 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 @Cognizant.


高知特(纳斯达克 100 : CTSH )是世界领先的专业公司之一,在现今数字化的时代,高知特帮助客户转变业务、改善营运和优化技术模型。我们在行业中独特的咨询方法,可以帮助客户构思,创建更具创新性和高效率的企业。高知特总部位于美国,我们在全球 " 财富 " 杂志 500 强上排名第 230 位,并持续多年被评为世界上最受尊敬的公司之一。