CA Technologies Principal Data Scientist in Hyderabad B1Nanakramguda, India

CA Technologies creates software that fuels transformation for companies and enables them to seize the opportunities of the application economy. Software is at the heart of every business in every industry. From planning, to development, to management and security, CA is working with companies worldwide to change the way we live, transact, and communicate – across mobile, private and public cloud, distributed and mainframe environments.

  • Job Overview*

This position is responsible for anticipating future business needs and identifying opportunities for complex analysis. Also gathers and analyzes data to solve and address highly complex business problems and evaluate scenarios to make predictions on future outcomes and support decision making. Apply ML/AI technologies across the CA Solution Portfolio to drive greater business value and competitive differentiation for our mission essential customers.

Passionate data scientist who has experience in executing and evangelizing the Machine Learning or AI technologies in solving business problems resulting in uncompromised user experience, cost savings and eliciting business insights buried in big data.

  • Your Impact towards CA *

In this role, you'll help support CA Technologies' charter to transform the IT industry by:

  • Keeping a pulse on data analytics trends to figure out how CA can tap into these trends to execute on multiple projects

  • Understanding CA's business constraints to ensure that data analytics strategy proposed in the projects fit with the overall direction of the products and is executable.

  • Communicating with scientists as well as engineers.

  • Helping interpret project results to sales / product management as well as customers.

  • Bringing about significant innovation and solving complex problems in projects based on analytics

  • Performing unit/module testing of software to find errors and confirm programs meet specifications.

  • Fixing bugs, adding enhancements, and converting software to other platforms.

  • Assisting quality assurance team by providing assistance to testers and support personnel as needed to determine system problems.

  • Collaborating with quality assurance in creation of their test plans and participating in reviews.

  • Evaluating impact of software performance, and recommending changes to software design team.

  • Writing and maintaining documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.

  • Providing product content to technical writers.

  • Assisting in strategic research and design as directed.

  • Setting up software configuration control and software development environments including program source control to ensure reliable backups and source code integrity.

  • Providing input to establish and improve departmental processes and procedures.

  • Developing plans outlining steps and time tables for developing programs and communicate plans and status to management and other development team members.

  • May have indirect reports and manage a small project team.

  • Escalating issues to management as appropriate.

  • Mentoring, training, developing and serving as knowledge resource for less experienced Software Engineers and Data professionals.

  • Preferred Education*

Bachelor's degree or global equivalent in a business-related field.

  • Who we are seeking *

The perfect candidate for this role will have a demonstrated record of success in positions of increasing responsibility over the course of their career. She/he will have an outstanding track record and reputation for leadership, software development and innovation. An ideal background will include:

  • Typically, 8 or more years of experience executing on projects as a lead and 10 or more years of analytic computing experience.

  • Mathematical skills including Statistics fundamentals, Statistical Modelling, Regression analysis, Time Series, Decision Trees, Correlation (Clustering, Association rules, K-Nearest Neighbours)

  • Analytical skills include Data Analytics, Data Modelling, Machine Learning, Text Mining, Optimization

  • Simulation skills (Genetic Algorithms, Monte Carlo Simulations, Linear Programming, Quadratic Programming etc)

  • Data-Driven Problem Solving and Data Munging

  • Papers published in journals in ML/AI area will have added advantage

  • Technical Skills*

  • Hands-on experience with any of Hadoop/Spark/ELK/etc…

  • Hands-on experience with any of J2EE, Python, R, Hive, Pig, etc…

  • Understanding and manipulation of unstructured data

  • Data Warehouse & Data Mining

  • Business Skills*

  • Good business acumen of any vertical, preferably BFSI vertical

  • Awareness or exposure to IBM Mainframe platform and Mainframe applications is a big plus

  • More About Working at CA:*

CA has earned scores of global Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, CA’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.

Learn more about CA Technologies and this opportunity now at http://ca.com/careers

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