Job description

Data Scientist 2

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  • Software Engineering / Data Science / Computer Science educational background is a must
  • Project-based and/or consulting foundation is preferred
  • Strong attention to detail required
  • Team player mentality is a must
  • Someone with a willingness to learn from others as well as share your knowledge with the group
  • Ability to think logically about a problem, reason your way through it, and implement a code solution
  • Comfortable speaking in front of clients and ability to present to business stakeholders when needed
  • Ability to ‘translate’ model results to functional client audience
  • ‘Outside-the-box’ thinker who is eager to be part of a rapidly growing team and play an integral role in the rapid delivery of innovative projects and solutions
  • Ability to work in an ‘agile’ environment that requires ad-hoc decision-making and rapid adaptability
ML/Data science
  • Data Scientist/ML Engineer
  • Strong foundation in Supervised machine learning model building using Python/R/SAS and integrating them into Batch Inference pipelines.
  • Knowledge in using Python and Pyspark for predictive supervised model building.
  • Foundation in working with machine learning related python packages - Scikit learn, XGBoost, matplot lib and proficient is data pre-processing using pandas.
  • Foundation on a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, segmentation etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.
  • Experience using ML Flow or similar tool to deploy operational models in Azure Cloud.
  • Experience mentoring and developing best practices for model management, health monitoring and model tuning.

Data science (R/Shiny):

  • Beginner to Intermediate R knowledge a must
  • Ideally minimum of 1-2 years working experience
  • Familiarity with the data.table package strongly desired
  • Familiarity with sf, shiny, and the apply family of functions
  • Experience building simple features geometries a plus
  • Experience building a Shiny application highly preferred, albeit not required
  • Knowledge of linux or mac operating systems
  • Ability to write R code on a MacBook, or on an Ubuntu machine is preferred
  • Willingness to learn or familiarity with Docker a plus
  • Basic working knowledge of relational databases
  • SQL Server
  • Ability to write SQL statements
  • Some very basic knowledge of HTML, JavaScript a plus
  • Experience using any version control system preferred, not required
  • Git, Bitbucket, Azure DevOps
  • Familiarity with the basics of machine learning
  • Think: building systems to do aggregations across variables, not neural nets

Candidates should be flexible / willing to work across this delivery landscape which includes and not limited to Agile Applications Development, Support and Deployment.

Software Engineers perform requirements analysis. They then design, develop or maintain the physical application (components) or the application environment, based on the Software Architecture (models and principles). Activities include coding, integrating, implementing, installing or changing frameworks and standard components, or technical and functional application management. A Software Engineer also develops languages, methods, frameworks and tools, and/or undertakes activities in support of server-based databases in development, test and production environments.

Required Skills and Experience:

You have mastered several Software Engineering areas, applications or database environments. You act as a Software Engineering stream leader with technical delivery ownership within a (limited) number of technology areas. You contribute to bids or client proposals based on your technological expertise. You also act as a team leader with delivery ownership, and guide individuals and groups towards desired outcomes. You actively participate in at least one community and contribute to community discussions.

  • Qualification: 6-8 years (2 years min relevant experience in the role) experience, Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Certification: Should have SE Level 1 and seeking level 2.
  • Should be proficient in Business Analysis, Business Knowledge, Software Engineering, Testing, Data Management, Architecture Knowledge and Technical Solution Design.

In a world where change happens in a split second, our clients must master the art of balancing business transformation with operational excellence and cost reduction to protect their market leadership and safeguard their workforce.
They need the best and brightest talent to limit business disruption and foster future growth, all while striving to realize a new normal. In this context, it’s our people within Insights & Data that are the core enablers to support our clients in their growth journeys. To give our clients our best and brightest, we pride ourselves on being a fast-paced, fun, ethical place to work, where the “work hard, play hard” mentality holds true. Even more important is our clear commitment to creating a diverse workforce in all areas. In fact, for the ninth time in a row, Capgemini has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. In addition, we’ve been recognized as a top company for women by Working Mother Media.
Capgemini’s Insights & Data Americas practice is comprised of professionals with data, analytics, and AI expertise, covering the full data- and AI-powered transformation lifecycle. Our people extend into all industries we conduct work with our clients in the areas of; data science, data engineering, data strategy, intelligent process automation, data ecosystems, intelligent industry/IoT, enterprise management, customer-first marketing, and data partnerships/disruptors (such as SAP, Microsoft, Google, AWS, Snowflake, Oracle, Adobe, etc.).

We do great work at I&D that is at the forefront of innovation. We pride ourselves as an inclusive, talented, and accomplished workforce, so please contact us to explore your fit with us.


Capgemini is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.

This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory or environmental demands may be referenced in an attempt to communicate the manner in which this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provide individuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Capgemini will consider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirements and/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that such accommodations do not pose an undue hardship.

Click the following link for more information on your rights as an Applicant - http://www.capgemini.com/resources/equal-employment-opportunity-is-the-law

About Capgemini
With 270,000 women and men in nearly 50 countries, Capgemini is a responsible and multicultural global leader. Its purpose: unleashing human energy through technology for an inclusive and sustainable future. As a strategic partner to companies, Capgemini has harnessed the power of technology to enable business transformation for more than 50 years. The Group addresses the entire breadth of business needs, from strategy and design to managing operations. To do this, it relies on deep industry expertise and its command of fast evolving fields such as cloud, data, artificial intelligence, connectivity, software, digital engineering and platforms. In 2020, Capgemini reported global revenues of €16 billion.

Visit us at www.capgemini.com. People matter, results count.
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Schedule Full-time
Primary Location CA-ON-Toronto
Organization I&D

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