Principal Data Scientist – DELL – Singapore


Data Scientist
Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But
we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire-
challenge and respect every one of our over 100-000 employees. We also provide
them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can`t wait for
you to discover this for yourself as a Senior Advisor Data Scientist on our
Dell is committed to the development of data-driven and high business value
machine learning and artificial intelligence use cases and solutions. We are
looking for talented individuals to join our team- which is developing a
fundamentally new approach to how business generates meaning from data

Our team develops new methodologies- capabilities and tools to enable advance

modeling and statistical analysis. Our team works on future proof of concept

using innovative technologies to influence future products.

A member of our team is charged with understanding and prioritizing our most
urgent data driven problems and opportunities and use advanced mathematical
methods and models to provide answers.

Team members will work directly with engineers to create new tools and
features that support sophisticated machine learning and data science
capabilities that can be integrated into our product portfolio.

Key responsibilities

Work- under little to no supervision on tight schedule projects- with internal
teams to understand project requirements and develop proposals and data-
driven- AI solutions to address to those requirements.

Lead and perform end-to-end steps involved in solution development- while
establishing subject-matter expertise in key horizontal or vertical themes.
Steps include preliminary data exploration and data preparation steps-
variable/algorithm selection- model development/validation and scoring.

Independently develop and drive the model development lifecycle- testing of
algorithms| efficacy (i.e.- by applying to test/sampled data and assessing
accuracy/fit/predictive strength) for differing analytical use-cases

Develop and apply a broad range of techniques and theories from statistics-
machine learning- and business intelligence to deliver actionable business
insights to prospects and customers based on large-scale data

Communicate and explain results and insights to executives throughout
projects` life cycle

Lead the definition of project use-cases- scope definition- and ongoing
interaction with team members to provide status updates and shares analytical

Generate new product requirements for the engineering group to enhance the
analytics capabilities of the data platform- in alignment with emerging
subject-matter expertise

Serve as spokesperson on specialized projects and act as prime consultant on
large projects and may be an informal team leader

Contribute to partnerships & relationships with third parties by
developing/testing vertical/horizontal analytical solutions and product


6+ years relevant industry experience / 8+ years academic experience

M.Sc./Ph.D. in Computer Science- Math or related disciplines

Expertise in the data science toolbox- e.g.

Programming and Scripting skills (C- C++- C#- Java- Python- Bash- etc)

Analytics platforms (R- SaS- Octave/Matlab- etc)

Visualization tools (MatplotLib- ggplot- Tableau- D3- Processing- etc)

Knowledge of ML- DL- and RL techniques preferred

Customer focused & Problem solving skills

Possesses strong product/technology/industry knowledge

Statistical analysis and mathematical skills

Strives for professional development

If you share our passion for data and you`re keen to play a key role in
driving progress- this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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Job Family: Business-Support Job ID: R34470