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Senior Manager Research Scientist - Machine Learning | Bangalore | 12+years

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  • India, B...
  • 12 - 18 Yrs

Job Description

  • Ph.D. in Operations Research, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or a related field with publications in refereed academic journals.
  • At least 12 to 15 years of experience in solving complicated optimization and machine learning problems for transportation networks or analogous disciplines developing a strategy for large-scale networks.
  • Experience designing and implementing transportation optimization models with focus on volume and route planning and re-planning; labor and facilities planning.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral with both technical and business people. Ability to speak at a level appropriate for the audience. Experience applying these skills in both academic teaching environment and a business setting is a plus.
  • Excellent writing skills for presenting business cases and to document the models and analysis and present the results/conclusions in order to influence important decisions.

Job Responsibilities

  • A working knowledge of smooth and non-smooth optimization methods accompanied by associated expertise in the use of tools and the latest technology (e.g. CPLEX, Gurobi, XPRESS).
  • A working knowledge of exact, approximation algorithms, and heuristic methods for solving difficult optimization problems like vehicle routing and network design problems.
  • The ability to implement models and tools through the use of high-level modeling languages (e.g. AMPL, Mosel, R, Matlab).
  • Experience prototyping and developing software in traditional programming languages (C++, Java, Clojure, Python).
  • Familiarity with SQL and experience with very large-scale data. The ability to manipulate data by writing scripts (Perl, Ruby, Groovy) a plus.
  • Statistical analysis, machine learning and data-modeling in a database environment a plus
  • Exhibits excellent judgment
  • Has relentlessly high standards
  • Thinks strategically, but stays on top of tactical execution
  • Expects and requires innovation of her/his team
  • Thinks big and has convictions
  • Results oriented
  • Has the innate ability to inspire passion in others


Bangalore Rural, Karnataka, India