Requisition ID: 254844 Work Area: Software-Design and Development Expected Travel: 0 - 10% Career Status: Professional Employment Type: Regular Full Time
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Data Scientist Expert
Now more than ever before businesses around the world need to accelerate the transformation of core processes in a flexible way. To support this, our new business unit SAP S/4HANA Consumer Industries Cloud will focus on building new cloud products for customer in the Consumer Product, Retail, Wholesale and Life Science industries.
Taking a start-up approach, SAP S/4HANA Consumer Industries Cloud will be an incubator for new cloud applications, bringing together product strategy and management will all the necessary cloud business functions such as architecture, engineering and operations. Development in this unit will focus on cloud-native applications and has a strategic growth plan from now to 2025.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
7+ years of solving data science problems
Be part of a diverse team that defines the science algorithms that are an integral part of Eureka’s products
Be a team player, good listener, and effective communicator
Work directly with peers, as well as industry and technology experts to translate our customers’ business needs into mathematical models and functional prototypes
Work closely with the engineering team to help transition prototypes into products, assist them in evaluating and defining strategies for delivering high quality product features and capabilities of the product
Work closely with product management and end users to incorporate feedback on science functionality
Demonstrate solid understanding of topics in some major data science area such as machine learning, optimization, statistical modeling, and other techniques for mathematical modeling of business problems
Strong coding skills in at least one Data Science prototyping language (R, Python, MatLab, etc)
Be self-driven and stay updated on latest research trends, and be willing to focus on generating competitive advantage for our customers
Lead small project teams of researchers or participate as key contributor, perform functional and empirical analysis on data science topics, conduct research on data science tools and algorithms, evaluate and select best data science methods to deliver results, implement prototypes and validate them on real data. Be mindful of practicality, quality, and effort requirements
Embrace creative destruction – be open to look at challenges in new ways and to articulate reasons for change to peers and managers
Document findings, publish research internally and externally, attend and present at professional events, create best practices for data science topics, and collaborate with universities and research institutes
Be willing to serve as mentor or advisor to more junior team members
PhD in Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science , or other related math-intensive field . MSc degree with proven solid data science work experience also considered
Industry experience in Retail and Consumer Products a plus but not required
Some degree of familiarity with modern and cloud-specific ML software paradigms and frameworks also a plus but not required (Google AI Platform, AWS Sagemaker, Azure Databricks, etc)
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
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SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.
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