Develop data science solutions using state-of-the-art cloud-based machine learning technology on extremely large-scale datasets. Working on projects across multiple countries and teams, the Data Scientist will create advanced analytics products that deliver actionable business value to Vodafone and its stakeholders.
The Data Scientist will work with a community of colleagues across machine learning, technology and commercial functions, and will contribute to the global Data Science community, supporting and enhancing Vodafone’s machine learning capabilities.
Minimum of Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in quantitative fields such as Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Statistics.
Proficient in Python or other programming languages.
Proficient in statistical packages and machine learning/deep learning frameworks (e.g. Scikit-learn, Pandas, TensorFlow, PyTorch, etc.)
Proficient in data manipulation, using structured data tools (e.g., RDBMS) and unstructured data tools and platforms (e.g., Hadoop, Spark)
Experience in different types of machine learning algorithms (e.g. clustering, regression, classification, time-series forecasting)
Experience in cloud environments (nice to have)
+1 year experience in developing machine learning models in a commercial /consumer / digital environment
Proven generation of business value from machine learning models
Knowledge and experience of statistical techniques and concepts
Experience of working in cross-functional Agile teams
Commercial mind-set approach to machine learning projects
Ability to visualise and communicate data to non-technical stakeholders
Experience with Telco data, Digital / App data (preferred)
Experience in Telco related use cases, e.g. churn, personalisation, network optimisation, customer satisfaction (preferred)
Fluent in English