Basic Information

Ref number

Req_00063625

Primary Location

Torre Pradera

Description and Requirements

Your role:

As an active member of TELUS International, you will be at the heart of the major TELUS transformation program supporting it as a Data Scientist.


Required Skills:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Applied Math, Statistics, Data Science/Analytics, Engineering, or a related technical degree.

  • Proven ability to learn things quickly and stay up to date on breakthroughs in Data Science techniques.

  • Experience with at least one of the following programming languages: Python, R, or Golang

  • Comfortability with manipulating data using Python or SQL.

  • Experience with common statistics methodologies such as clustering, regression, forecasting, classification, regularization, resampling, etc.

  • Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL, Hive, Pig

  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase

  • Experience with Apache Solr, ElasticSearch, or other search tools.



Qualifications:


  • Great communication skills - someone who is passionate about evangelizing the value of advanced data science capabilities.

  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests

  • Experience with AWS/GCP

  • Master’s Degree and/or Ph.D. in Applied Math, Statistics, Engineering or a related field

  • Good scripting and programming skills 



Competences:


  • Building models and tools to get value out of the mass amounts of data we have in our environment

  • Enabling the best, most personalized, and resilient customer experience possible

  • In order to be successful in this role, you will need to be…

  • Highly motivated, driven & hardworking

  • Not afraid to fail and comfortable working independently and with a team

  • Comfortable working with massive datasets in real-time and batch processing with superior analytics skills

  • Comfortable talking to and working with Senior Executives

  • Apply data mining techniques, statistical analysis, and build high-quality prediction systems integrated with our product. Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner.

  • Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis

  • Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems

  • A team player. We have a great group of diverse folks working together in harmony.  Big egos and “superheroes” need not apply.


Equal Opportunity Employer:

At TELUS International, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire and promote, are based on applicants’ qualifications, merits, competence, and performance without regard to any characteristic related to diversity.


Additional Job Description

As an active member of TELUS International, you will be at the heart of a major transformation program supporting it as a Data Scientist

Required Language(s)
English