KPMG Canada

Data Scientist - Consultant/ Senior Consultant - L...

Job description


At KPMG, you’ll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.

The opportunity

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Why KPMG Digital?

Transform. Innovate. Collaborate — KPMG Canada’s Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics + Intelligent Automation — applies data science to solve real-word business problems and operationalize AI. Join a diverse team which is always curious and learning, thinking independently and working collaboratively, has a passion to solve difficult problems and has fun doing it.

KPMG Digital Toronto has an exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist, Consultant to join our team! This role will be a rewarding experience for you if you
  • Thrive on challenges and work best in a fast-paced environment where each day is different
  • Work well in a project team environment and have strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Have a permanent “figure it out” mindset
What You Will Do
  • Work closely with clients in understanding key business issues.
  • Gather and analyze requirements to develop impactful recommendations and solutions.
  • Utilize advanced analytical techniques to solve challenging business problems. Leverage a diverse set of technologies and tools to deliver insights.
  • Problem solving ability through the use and/or development of algorithms, models, testing, etc.
  • Propose and develop results, models and rules engines using statistics, machine learning, Natural Language Processing, Linear Programming, etc.
  • Work with large volumes of data (structured and unstructured).
  • Architect the data platform models for scalability, repeatability and performance to build data solutions
  • Investigate and perform deeper analysis to produce impactful algorithms to achieve targeted outcomes.
  • Perform quantitative analysis of data issues.
  • Effectively communicate orally and written with peers within Data & Analytics teams, KPMG and the client.
  • Education and professional working experience in math, statistics, operations research, engineering, computer science or econometrics.
What You Bring To The Role
  • Expert knowledge in advance modeling techniques and mathematical models, algorithm use and optimization, and data science technologies.
  • Understand the full spectrum of data feature retrieval, selection, and engineering; model technique selection, model build, implementation, monitoring and integration; interpretation of outputs, and development of recommendations.
  • Capable of identifying commonalities across seemingly disparate analytics use cases, in order to identify unique ways of approaching modeling.
  • Strong experience in advanced analytics, statistics, data mining, predictive analysis, time-series analysis, natural language processing and deep learning.
  • Proficient at SQL, Python or R and popular ML frameworks and libraries.
  • Experience in mainstream cloud services such as AWS, MS Azure, GCP and their data analytics, ML tools.
Keys to your success

KPMG individuals Deliver Impact | Seek Growth | Inspire Trust and understand that a diverse workforce enables us to deepen relationships and strengthen our business.

Providing you with the support you need to be at your best

For more information about KPMG in Canada’s Benefits and well-being, click here.

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice. For more information about Inclusion, Diversity & Equity in Recruitment, please click here.

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