Data scientist - Speech Analytics

Job description

Company Description

Talan Canada is growing and looking to strengthen its teams with several Data Scientists - Speech Analytics for the Montreal office, able to work with clients mainly in the fields of finance, insurance and telecommunications.

Job Description

  • Lead the iterative development, validation, and deployment of AI/ML models

  • Collaborate on end-to-end automation efforts required to bring models to production

  • Work with structured and unstructured raw data to design and develop innovative predictive models, metrics, and dashboards to uncover actionable insights

  • Visualize and report data findings creatively in a variety of visual formats that provide insights to the organization

  • Influence how we approach business challenges and opportunities by driving the adoption of a data driven mindset

  • Develop re-usable code aimed at delivering on future goals faster and more reliably

  • Build and maintain a strong engagement with key stakeholders to understand business needs and priorities You're the missing piece of the puzzle

  • You are recognized for addressing business needs via your application of data mining and analysis, predictive modeling, statistics and other advanced analytical techniques in which you have previous hands-on work experience

  • You are sought out for your skills in Machine Learning and AI, including classification, clustering, time series analysis, NLP, predictive models and bring 3 or more years of hands-on work and practical business experience in the above areas

  • You are a master communicator capable of breaking down technical and complex concepts in a way that is understood by non-technical audiences

  • You have solid development experience with Python and you are comfortable using various data science libraries such as Scikit-learn, Pandas, Numpy as well as frameworks like TensorFlow, and have applied these skills towards solving actual business matters

  • You possess advanced knowledge in SQL and Apache Spark

  • You are familiar with at least one of the cloud computing platforms - GCP, AWS, Azure

  • You are agile and have a bias for action, removing roadblocks to get results fast


  • Masters or PhD degree in a quantitative field such as Math, Statistics, Computer Science, Economics, or Data Science
  • GCP or other cloud certification

Additional Information

More than a simple mandate, joining Talan also means:

  • join an international group (10 countries, 3000 employees) of Professional Services and IT Consulting, committed to the digital transformation of its customers for more than 15 years
  • join a Canadian company, created in 1997, with more than 100 consultants, working in an agile and pragmatic way with large companies (Finance, Insurance, Telecommunications, Services, Distribution, Public Sector) by combining consulting services / technological expertise / innovation / capacity to deliver and deploy projects
  • join dynamic teams, where the role of the employee is at the center of attention, with in particular close management, the desire to create spaces allowing everyone to grow, social and environmental commitments. The “Great Place to Work” survey conducted this year for Talan confirms that we are well above standards in Canada.
  • have the opportunity to access the different communities of practice throughout the group, to share their expertise, to contribute to development and to innovate, all with a strong team spirit and entrepreneurship
  • benefit from competitive social advantages on the market!

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