Data Scientist

Location: New York, NY 10001

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We continuously seek exceptional associates when recruiting new employees. We pride ourselves on having extensive experience working with clients in all major markets. Cognizant's delivery model is infused with a distinct culture of high customer satisfaction. We consistently deliver positive relationships, cost reductions and business results. At Cognizant, we believe those who challenge the way they work today will own the way tomorrow.

Data Scientist

6+ years of experience in Data Analytics, Data Science or Business Intelligence
Strong problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product development. Strong experience of a variety of AI & ML techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, neural networks, deep learning, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks.
Strong experience using languages such as Python, R and SQL is a must. Having some C++ knowledge is a plus
Strong experience in manipulating data and drawing insights from large data sets. Experience working with and creating data architectures.
Hands-on experience in language modeling tasks, sequence to sequence learning using Natural Language Processing.
Experience working with SQL, NO-SQL Databases, REST & SOAP APIs
Experience visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders using: Spotfire, R Shiney, Tableau etc.
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills; strong experience working closely with senior leaders
Strong Knowledge in Life Sciences industry and understanding all major processes associated with manufacturing
Excellent communication and mentoring skills
Experience in operating within Agile environment and knowledge of DevOps Practice and ADLC (Agile development lifecycle) is a plus
Experience working directly with site operations and Process engineers


Support Manufacturing Intelligence team leadership teams in building AI/ML related products to improve manufacturing processes with focus on Yield and quality improvement and cycle time reduction
Integrates and extracts relevant information from large amounts of both structured and unstructured data (internal and external) to enable analytical solutions.
Conducts advanced analytics leveraging predictive modeling, machine learning, simulation, optimization and other techniques to deliver insights or develop analytical solutions to achieve business objectives.
Develops algorithms and supporting code such that research efforts are based on the highest quality data.
Translates complex analytical and technical concepts to non-technical employees to enable understanding and drive informed business decisions
Recognize abstract patterns and relationships between seemingly unrelated entities or situations.
Apply appropriate concepts and theories in the development of principles, practices, techniques, tools, and solutions.
Proactively seeks opportunities that will support business goals and provide business users with alternatives that enhance business performance and efficiency.
Work with the Product owner to align teams with the product vision, sprint goals, and other necessary information

Cognizant will only consider applicants for this position who are legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship (H-1B, L-1B, L-1A, etc.)



Employee Status : Full Time Employee
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Sep 02 2021

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 185 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 @USJobsCognizant.

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Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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