Data Scientist

Job description

About Fusemachines

Fusemachines is a leading AI strategy, talent, and education services provider. Founded by Sameer Maskey Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Professor at Columbia University, Fusemachines has a core mission of democratizing AI. With a presence in 4 countries (Nepal, the United States, Canada, and the Dominican Republic and more than 250 full-time employees) Fusemachines seeks to bring its global expertise in AI to transform companies around the world.

About the role

This is a part-time, remote position (20hrs/weekly)

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with translators to define technical problem statements and hypotheses to test; understand business problems to implement scalable and sustainable solutions
  • Coordinates with SMEs, translators, IT, and data engineers to deliver holistic analytical solutions
  • Designs creates, tests, and implements complex models and algorithms that drive analytical solutions throughout the organization
  • Regularly tests and maintains analytical models to improve efficiency and keep up with changing business needs, ensuring timely analysis and testing for regular maintenance of solutions over time
  • Writes reports articulating the analytics insights and their business impacts
  • Conducts and leads meetings and workshops to explain findings
  • Supports translators in communicating the design, functioning, and output of the analytical models/solutions developed


  • 5+ years of experience in data science
  • Master’s or another advanced degree in statistics, computer science, or data science
  • Proficiency in Python and PySpark and ability to derive insights from terabytes of time series-based data
  • Experience with object-oriented design, coding, and testing, engineering software platforms
  • Thorough understanding of machine learning frameworks such as Scikit Learn and Tensorflow
  • Experience in model deployment in Azure or local Python-based servers such as Flask, Waitress, Gunicorn
  • Understanding of advanced applied mathematics in AA, artificial intelligence, and array operations
  • Comfort in using SQL Server, PostgreSQL/ MySQL, and R
  • Knowledge of programming languages (R, PHP, Python)
  • Experience in industrial industry applications or process industries (chemicals, energy, petroleum refining, mining) preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.


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