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Software engineer - Data science - Senior Associate

Posted: 31 Jan 2021 Closes: 2 Mar 2021
London, London Region UK Competitive
Permanent & Full-time PwC_46763BR

Job description

Software engineer - Data science

We are seeking engineers with experience in developing solutions in the data science domain.

You will

  • Work with data scientists and engineers to accelerate machine learning models into production
  • Contribute to all aspects of the ML lifecycle i.e. model deployment, monitoring and validation, and champion best practices for model testing;
  • Help optimise the performance, architecture, and resilience of data science models and their deployment infrastructure;
  • Gather requirements for new features and update stakeholders on progress.
  • Continuously develop your own machine learning and engineering skills, and help others to improve theirs;
  • Contribute to the company's culture through code reviews and design discussions.

Technologies

  • Python and relevant machine learning (Tensorflow, PyTorch, Keras, etc.) and ML lifecycle management libraries i.e. MLflow;
  • GCP (BigQuery, Kubernetes, Docker) or similar (AWS, Azure);
  • Test-driven development and version control (git). Requirements

Requirements
  • Master's or PhD in Computer Science, Maths, Physics or a similar discipline;
  • Experience in a DevOps role, ideally in a Data Science environment;
  • Knowledgeable around software concepts;
  • High proficiency in Python, including coding, testing, packaging and deployment;
  • Experience building and deploying data pipelines, e.g. in the context of ETL and ML applications;
  • Proven interest in Data Science (e.g. industry experience or personal projects) and working on Machine Learning projects
  • Familiar with Data Science and ML libraries (e.g. pandas, scikit-learn) and tracking tools (e.g. MLFlow)
  • Ability to independently specify and deliver your own work;
  • Ability to define tasks clearly, estimating timings and efforts;
  • Experience in collaborating with people with different expertise to orchestrate shared solutions;
  • An ability and desire to learn new skills quickly;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills enabling you to clearly communicate complex ideas to peers as well as the wider business.
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We're a leading provider of trust in the digital world - in the eyes of our people, our clients and our stakeholders. Today's business environment is different. More complex. More connected. Companies not only face new and unknown risks, but also new and untapped opportunities. Our team is at the forefront of this change, join us to be a part of transforming how risk is perceived and capitalised on.
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