IBM Data Scientist in Norway
We are seeking Data Scientists to extract knowledge or insights from structured or unstructured data. Drawing upon the practice of data analysis, using predictive analytics, data mining, pattern recognition, data modelling, machine learning and various statistical methods in order to solve large scale optimization problems and to understand the meaning behind vast data sets.
IBM Global Business Services is one of the world’s largest providers of business and technical consulting services. We help our clients to gain competitive advantage through insights from data and analytics, business models shaped by cloud and social engagement powered by mobile technologies. As part of our 3 billion USD investment in Watson, Internet of Things and cognitive technologies, we are building up a leading digital consulting practice. We use design thinking and agile methods to help our clients to achieve their digital potential. We are now looking for talented and ambitious Data Scientists to join our team in Norway, in either Oslo or Stavanger.
Flexible work environment
World-class learning opportunities
Work on complex and interesting projects
New offices in downtown Oslo
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
MSc or PhD degree in a quantitative field (statistics, mathematics, computer science, physics, etc.)
Experience with cleansing and preparing datasets for analysis
Has expertise in applying statistics or machine learning in a problem-solving environment with large, complex datasets
Has experience with hypothesis testing, clustering, regression & classification, social network analysis, optimization, text analysis and time series analysis.
Has experience with R and Python or equivalent
Has expertise in developing, validating and executing algorithms and models on large scale systems
Has experience with convey Data Science results in layman terms
Familiarity with SQL or similar database query language
Familiarity with data visualization applications, like RShiny, Tablaeu or Python plotting packages.
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Experience with using big data tools (e.g. Hortonworks/IBM; Hadoop, Spark, Kafka)
Previous data science project execution and industry experience
Fluency in a Scandinavian language is an advantage, but not an absolute requirement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.