Get to know our Team:
Our team is responsible for multiple key business verticals at Grab, including GrabFood, GrabMart, GrabExpress. We make an impact by implementing various data science solutions to continuously improve our driver partner’s, consumer’s, and merchant’s experience. If you are looking for an opportunity to apply your expertise while creating a real impact, then you should join our team!
Get to know the role:
We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to develop innovative & state-of-the-art data science solutions to support supply chain-related use cases in Grab, including but not limited to route planning & optimization, warehouse management, inventory management, delivery time estimation, etc.
The day-to-day activities:
You collaborate with stakeholders to identify business requirements & outcome
You translate business problems into data science problems.
You develop optimization/prediction models to solve identified problems; and deployment to production platforms.
You design appropriate experiments to validate findings or test hypotheses; and gain insights from data and results.
You understand success business metrics for the overall project to show improvements; provide ongoing tracking & monitoring of performance, and design & deploy enhancements & fixes to systems as needed.
You document analysis, methodology, algorithms, results, and insights in a clear & logical manner; and present the rationale of findings in easy-to-understand terms for the business.
You assist in solving parts of problems in projects independently.
You contribute to the team's innovation and IP creation.
You have Heart, Hunger, Honour, and Humility.
You have a Master's / Ph.D. degree in Operations Research, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical / Computer Engineering, Mathematics / Statistics, or related technical disciplines.
You have expertise & experience in programming languages, such as Python, Java, C++, and experience in manipulating large datasets.
You are familiar with the basic principles of machine learning, distributed computing, and/or distributed databases.
You demonstrate the ability to quickly understand new concepts, all the way down to the theorems.
You have good communication and interpersonal skills.
Really good to have:
Get to know Grab:
Grab is more than just the leading ride-hailing and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia. We use data and technology to improve everything from transportation to payments and financial services across a region of more than 620 million people. We work with governments, drivers, passengers, merchants, and the community, to solve critical problems in Southeast Asia.
Grab began as a taxi-hailing app in 2012, but we have since extended our product platform to include GrabCar, GrabShare, GrabBike, GrabHitch, GrabExpress, GrabFood, GrabCoach, GrabShuttle, GrabCycle. We recently launched our fintech platform – GrabFinancial, which consists of payments, lending, and insurance. Our latest addition is GrabVentures, an in-house incubation platform. We are focused on pioneering new commuting and payment alternatives for drivers and passengers with an emphasis on convenience, safety, and reliability.
Currently, we offer services in 8 countries. Our R&D offices are in Singapore, Seattle, Beijing, Bangalore, Jakarta, and Vietnam. We aspire to unlock the true potential of Southeast Asia and look for like-minded individuals to join us on this ride.