Samsung Electronics America Data Scientist - Core Graphics (Android) (316043) in Staines-Upon-Thames, United Kingdom
Data Scientist - Core Graphics (Android) (316043)
R&D Support, Regular Full-Time
Samsung R&D Institute United Kingdom ,Staines-Upon-Thames United Kingdom
Aug 3, 2017
Purpose of the Role:
We are currently looking for an exceptional Data Scientist to join our growing team in
Staines-upon-Thames. You will be an expert in working with data, curious about data and patterns,
passionate to turn huge data sets into accurate and meaningful information which is easy to understand and has commercial impact on Samsung products.
As a data scientist your role will involve:
- Creatively analysing patterns in boundless quantities of existing and new data with complex data
modeling, machine learning or statistical analysis.
- Visualizing large sets of data to extract actionable items from information, across diverse
- Finding creative opportunities from the data to produce insights and recommendations that help
drive Samsung’s business success.
- Translate complex functional and technical requirements into detailed design.
Necessary Skills / Attributes
Skills and attributes:
- Masters, PhD, or equivalent experience in a quantitative field (Computer Science, Mathematics,
Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, etc.)
Programming proficiency in Python (NumPy, pandas etc.), R, Octave, C++/Java
Data modelling and cleansing experience in above languages
Extensive experience working with big data sets
Experience with pre-processing tools like Hive, Impala, Spark, and Pig
Exposure to SQL and relational databases (MongoDB, DynamoDB etc.)
Prior experience with one or more of the following: collaborative filtering, clustering, classification,
segmentation, regression, decision trees, statistical models
Excellent communication, team work and a results-oriented attitude
Proficiency in problem solving and debugging
Experience working with the Hadoop Ecosystem
Experience implementing a real-world recommender or ranking system
Exposure to CNN, RNN, LTSM
Experience working with different data sources (REST APIs, different database technologies, etc.)
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is the global leader in consumer electronics and the core components
that go into them. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of
televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, cameras, home appliances, medical devices,
semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 370,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales
exceeding US $177billion. Our goal is opening new possibilities for people everywhere.
Samsung Electronics R&D UK (SRUK)
Samsung Electronics Research & Development Institute UK (SRUK) is a European centre of excellence
for R&D and Software Engineering. As part of Samsung's global R&D network, SRUK is tasked with
hiring leading talent in the following areas:
Mobile & DTV platform software
Graphics, web, security, broadcasting
Open source software, Tizen
Telecom standards (5G, LTE-Adv.)
IoT / Smart Energy
To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.