Managing Data Scientist

Job Description
Are you interested in state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms? Do you like solving complex real-world business problems? Would you like to be part of the global artificial intelligence and cognitive computing breakthrough? If your answer to all is yes - IBM is the place to build your career!

We are now looking for Managing Data Scientist to join our team in Helsinki. In this role, you will be part of a consulting team that is helping its clients across industries design and deliver innovative cognitive computing solutions based on IBM Watson technologies and other advanced analytics methods and tools. You will also have a chance to make a difference through your work, be it in building models for predictive maintenance, optimization of large-scale industrial processes, predicting diseases in healthcare industry - or in any other new application area you can think of.

Who you are

  • Highly motivated, analytics consultant with several years of experience in developing real world data science solutions
  • Willing to learn and have good technical and business aptitude
  • Thriving on collaboration, working side by side with people of all backgrounds and disciplines (customers and colleagues), while having good verbal and written communication skills (English and Finnish)
  • You have a university degree in e.g. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, IT Management, Economics or similar

Ideally you have hands-on experience on multiple of following topics:
  • Machine learning and artificial intelligence methods and algorithms with e.g. R, Python, SAS, SPSS Modeler or Watson Technologies
  • Leading an analytics project through its lifecycle
  • Leading a multidisciplinary project team
  • Coaching and advising junior data scientists on their work
  • Industry knowledge to understand clients' business problems and how to solve them

IBM is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world. In this role you will be working independently as a senior data scientist as well as guiding our junior consultants to provide advisory to our clients while leading our analytics projects through their life cycle. We offer unique possibilities for experienced professionals to satisfy their desire to learn more and make a difference through their work. Can you think of a better way to advance your career?

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience in Machine learning and artificial intelligence methods and algorithms with e.g. R, Python, SAS, SPSS Modeler or Watson Technologies
  • Experience in working in a team to conduct an analytics project through its lifecycle
  • Knowledge on real world application areas of your interest be it natural language processing, image processing, data analytics or anything else
  • University degree in e.g. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, IT Management, Economics or similar
  • Finnish language skills


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

PhD in machine learning or similar relevant area

EO Statement
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.


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