Data Scientist / Machine Learning Engineer

ABOUT US…

Everything we do is to inspire others to achieve outstanding results. We do this by investing in IT mastery to generate market value. As a global company specializing in Big DataBusiness Intelligence & AnalyticsData Science, MiddlewareDigital Xperiences, and Collaboration and Development tools, we have top products and services used by Fortune 500 companies. With a posture of honesty and cooperation with more than 180 clients in the service area and more than 3000 that use our products in 76 different countries, Xpand IT is recognized for its technological knowledge and “Passion for Excellence”.

At Xpand IT, everyone has a special talent. We value everyone’s talent in all fields. Excellent technical experts, visionary designers, dynamic and communicative Human Resources team, innovative researchers, magical marketers, entrepreneurial managers. These are the people that are part of Xpand IT.

If you feel that Xpand IT is the right place for you, give us a call.

 

ABOUT THE JOB

We are looking for a Data Scientist / Machine Learning Engineer to join our team and participate in the design and implementation of exciting and complex data-driven solutions for national and international clients.

A typical day of a Data Scientist goes through the research of the state of the art techniques and algorithms, implementation of end-to-end solutions according to best practices and communication with the stakeholders, including analyzing and manipulating data, formulating and experimenting hypothesis, implementing and optimizing machine learning models and presenting results to both technical and business stakeholders.

For this role the technical skills are important, but we also value your soft skills and motivation.
Expect to be a part of a team ready to train and mentor you that will make you push through your limits in more than one way – but that will be with you all the way! Your days can be spent working in Portugal or abroad – but always raising the Xpand IT flag high! And make no mistake, you will be better because of everything you’ll do, because our main objective is to make things that count and you’ll be a part of that.

THE NEXT XPANDER SHOULD HAVE…

  • Background/degree from the fields in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or related;
  • Data analysis and machine learning knowledge, namely:
    • Knowledge of SQL, data manipulation and visualization techniques;
    • Python/R programming skills and knowledge of common numerical and machine learning packages (NumPy, SciPy, scikit-learn, pandas, Keras, TensorFlow, PyTorch)
    • Knowledge of Statistics and Maths concepts;
    • Knowledge of Big Data technologies is a plus (Hadoop, Spark, Hive);
  • Best practices and programming quality;
  • Good communication and innovation skills
  • Ability to understand complex analytical problems and elaborate different approaches;
  • Responsibility, organization and easy integration into working teams;
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken);
  • Possibility and willingness to travel though Europe (maximum period of 2 months).

If you’ve read until here, then you are certainly who we are looking for!

Direct submission to this application on the form (right on the page) or send us your CV, with the reference position (XP_DSE), to career@xpand-it.com.

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WHAT WE OFFER

Everything we do is to inspire the best people to change the world. We do that by offering you incredible professional opportunities with technological projects worldwide, a competitive salary, great work-life balance, remarkable events, and more benefits that software ninjas will love!

Multidisciplinary Teams

We build technology solutions from scratch. Architecture Definition, Requirements Analysis, Solution Development, Deployment and Technical Support.

Working Methodology

We do Agile Development with the best Software Development Tools. We are one of the few companies in the world with Agile CMMI Certification.

International Projects

We have customers all over the world, and offices in Portugal and the UK. Our projects have involved over 800 clients across the five continents! That is our footprint in the world.

Innovative Technologies

We are always looking to use the most innovative technologies in Web, Mobile, Middleware, Business Intelligence, Big Data and UX/UI Design.

Expert Training Sessions

We have our own XTalks to spread knowledge to all Xpanders. We also provide training sessions on the technologies in which we have expertise.

Respect and Honesty

Through our values, we aim to create a team that can be relied upon, in all aspects. These values are the ones that help us build our culture and the ones that guide us in all our choices.

Working Environment

We have a “feel at home” office environment, and we encourage a casual dress code and a flexible and balanced work schedule.

The Team

We believe that people are the key to our success: that’s why we are picky about our people. Whether for work or friendship – we are an awesome team.

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