Experienced Data Scientist (Data Science)

Job description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

To ensure compliance with President Biden’s September 9, 2021 executive order, Boeing is implementing a new requirement for U.S.-based employees to either show proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19, or have an approved reasonable accommodation (based on a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief) exempting them from the requirement, by December 8, 2021 (timing may vary in some states). Individuals who are unable to meet COVID-19 requirements due to a disability/medical condition or sincerely held religious belief may apply for a reasonable accommodation during the post-offer process. Individuals with approved accommodations will be subject to frequent COVID-19 testing.

Boeing has implemented a new COVID-19 Vaccination Policy in Australia that requires all new Boeing Australia hires to show proof of being fully vaccinated from COVID-19, or have an approved medical exception by 3 December 2021. For Victorian based employees, the compliance date is 26 November 2021.

All other global Boeing locations do not have a vaccination requirement at this time.

Lead Data Scientist responsible for development & delivery of core data science and analytics solutions. Candidate should have strong expertise in statistics, AI and ML theories/concepts, and good domain expertise (either in Engineering, supply chain, sales or Manufacturing), completely understands and applies job practices, techniques, standards, principles, theories, and concepts. Strong programming skills in Python/Java. Should have worked minimum of 5+ years in image processing and computer vision or related domain.

Job Description

At Boeing, we are all innovators on a mission to connect, protect, explore and inspire. From the seabed to outer space, you’ll learn and grow, contributing to work that shapes the world. Find your future with us.

The Boeing Company is looking for an experienced data scientist who can play lead role in developing and building next generation AI & ML products and services.

As part of the core data science group, candidate will lead project teams in developing innovative, reusable, and scalable solutions. This position will work effectively with cross-functional teams and technical leads to determine, define, and deploy analytics solutions to meet business goals.

At Boeing, we are already making a difference across the industry using AI and Machine Learning to deliver superior product experience to our internal functions and commercial and government customers. We are expanding and growing in all areas in the frontier of the aerospace industry. We already have some of the best minds and talent in this field, and we’re looking for someone with applied experience in AI and ML (including Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning, Conversational A.I, and Computer Vision) to join our team in this lead data scientist role.

This role is based out of Bengaluru, Karnataka, INDIA.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate business objectives, determine stakeholder needs, and identify requirements. Choose best fit methods, define algorithms, validate, and deploy models to achieve business results. Perform necessary data preparation and enhancements to models.
  • Candidate will interface directly with senior business leaders and stakeholders in order to architect and lead the development of advanced analytics solutions supporting Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, and Safety.
  • Candidate will work with data scientist leads across domains to ensure functional excellence in this technical field and will provide mentoring, technical leadership, and training to the data scientist community to accelerate and develop this talent base. In particular, candidate will provide thought leadership for machine learning and advanced analytics methods at Boeing and externally.
  • Candidate will actively engage with stakeholders across the business to identify applications across the enterprise, beyond the initial use case, and lead the implementation of these applications to capture business value.
  • Candidate will evaluate technologies, assist in identifying capabilities gaps, develop and teach best practices and technology standards, and work alongside the rest of the global data scientists and technical leads in Analytics organization.
  • Candidate will have a stake in ensuring analytics solutions meet the business requirements and are implemented in a timely manner to validate business value.

ML/AI Models Development:

  • Work effectively with cross-functional teams in the analysis of highly complex data sets using advanced analytics techniques such as machine learning, advanced statistical analysis, visual analysis, text analysis, mathematical optimization, and simulation. Identify modeling attributes and parameters.
  • Follow best practices and standard processes for model validation and refinement as per business requirements.
  • Assess performance of models and analysis and confirm that business objectives were met. Work with business unit stakeholders to develop and sustain analytics solutions.

All information provided will be checked and may be verified. This requisition is for an international, locally hired position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in India.

Required Qualifications (Required Skills & Experience):

All information provided will be checked and may be verified. This requisition is for an international, locally hired position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in India.

  • A Bachelor's degree in a field (e.g. science, economics, quantitative finance, operations research, statistics, mathematics, or similar information technology field of study).
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience as Data Scientist in core areas of computer vision & image processing.
  • Overall work experience of 10+ years post Bachelor’s degree or 8+ years post Master’s degree or 6+ post PhD.
  • Experience in various machine learning method such as regression, clustering, classification, decision trees, natural language processing, ensemble methods, SVM, deep learning, reinforcement learning, etc.
  • Experience with machine learning related open source libraries including, but not limited to: SciKit-Learn, Keras, TensorFlow, Theano, etc.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • Experience in agile and product-oriented development.
  • Up-to-date industry and experience in building ML models and bring in to full production use.
  • Background in developing customer-facing experiences, a strong technical ability, excellent project management skills, great communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast paced production environment
  • Experience training machine learning models in a cloud computing environment such as: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, etc.
  • Programming experience in one or more of the following: C, C++, Java, Python, Scala.
  • Experience with statistical software (e.g., R, MATLAB) and database languages (e.g., SQL).
  • Experience and knowledge in DevOps for Data Science.
  • Strong team player and passion to execute projects with a focus on customer and value.
  • Knowledge of advance statistics (probability theory and distributions, descriptive statistics, matrix algebra, multivariate statistics, polynomial analysis, parametric and non-parametric methods, etc.)
  • Master’s or Ph.D. in a computer science, economics, quantitative finance, operations research, statistics, mathematics, or related field of engineering).


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility

Boeing will not seek immigration and labor sponsorship for any applicants; this is the responsibility of the job candidate. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S.-based payroll. RELOCATION BENEFITS IF INDICATED ARE LIMITED TO IN-COUNTRY MOVES AND ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR OVERSEAS RELOCATION. THERE IS NO EXPATRIATE PACKAGE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS POSITION.

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