Senior Data Scientist Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Al-Futtaim

Title: Senior Data Scientist

Company: Al-Futtaim

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: IT/Tech, Software Development


Dubai, AE Company:
Al Futtaim Private Company LLC Job

RequisitionNo two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get?

The chance to push the limits every single day. As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, and Adidas.

Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us. Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.

About the role:

We are currently seeking an experiencd Senior Data Scientist to join our Group Digital team. The purpose of the role is to lead the development and deployment of energy management data science use cases at Al Futtaim Group (AFG). Reporting to the Head of Data Science, the Senior Data Scientist will leverage existing AI and cloud technologies for: integration hardware/sensors and develop software to manage IoT/Industry 4.0

applications automation IoT/Industry 4.0 applications The role holder will support in coaching/training junior data scientists and developing a set of standards/protocols to ensure that the data science practice is scalable and future-proof. Key Accountabilities:
Lead the delivery of energy management use cases by proposing and delivering advanced analytic and optimization models, utilizing a blend of contemporary and traditional data mining techniques, applied to both structured and unstructured data sets. This includes, conducting data quality assessments, sharing relevant insights with business stakeholders, creating model monitoring solutions and conducting QA on other data science models (built internally or through 3rd party vendors) Implement models by transforming/optimizing for performance code and deploying them into production Experience in building/deploying Data Science solutions in Engineering, HVAC, or IoT/Edge projects.

Provide guidance, training and coaching to junior data scientists and the analytics community on data science frameworks, best practices, and technologies. Support in the development of analytics standards and protocols to ensure scalability and support self-service advanced analytics Research and stay up to date on latest data science and analytics approaches and practices in the market ensuring that, when relevant, these are appropriately leveraged within Data and Analytics function Minimum Experience and Knowledge:


Master’s degree in Statistics, Machine Learning, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, or any other related quantitative field 7+ years of working experience in data science, with at least 3 years working in developing and deployment ML/DL solutions for IoT/Industry 4.0 applications Proven record of delivering business impact through analytics solutions

Experience withprobability and statistics inclusive of machine learning, opt…


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