Senior Text Analytics Expert

Posted 05 Feb 2019

Bangalore SBS, Karnataka - India

Req Id 187171

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Job Title: Senior Text Analytics Expert

Job Location: Electronic City, Bangalore

Roles & Responsibilities:

As senior text analytics expert, he/she envisages and employs the best of text mining and natural language processing (NLP) techniques for solving business problems and develop internal products. Based on ‚defined‘ business requirements and high-level design, he/she will drive low-level solution design and leads the implementation in close colloboration with data engineering and data governence leads. He/she will engage external partners and contractors working onsite or remotely to ensure delivery is met within defined timelines, scope and quality. He/she will work closely with text analytics product owner and service delivery lead to design operational support model for text data-driven apps and products. He/she will lead, inspire and mentor peer experts and engineers.

Qualification, Skills & Experience:

  • Total of 10+ years of experience.
  • Atleast 7 years experience in text mining, natural language processing, machine learning applied to text data.
  • Experience developing and applying NLP and machine learning methods in a corporate environment through applications such as java, python, or scala
  • Experience with Apache open-source text mining frameworks such as UIMA or GATE is a plus
  • Good understanding of document indexing systems such as Elasticsearch, Solr or Lucene
  • Experience developing or applying text analytics solutions in Hadoop data lake environment is an important asset
  • Backgroud of software engineering, data engineering, software development is an important asset
  • Experience with data-driven projects for pharma, biomedical, clinical or life science industries is an asset
  • Experience in leading small to medium sized project teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with ability to communicate effectively within the organization
  • Progressive thinker and problem solver, with a strong ability to manage ambiguity/complexity.
  • Experience working in a consumer-centric company and with teams of technical professionals in a cross-functional environment.
  • Masters or PhD degree in computer science, information science, data mining, bioinformatics, or similar fields


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