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Lead Software Engineer - Data Scientist with Python

Req id:  16700

Hyderabad, TG, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The opportunity:


We are looking for a Data Scientist that will help us discover the information hidden in vast amounts of data, and help the customer make smarter decisions to deliver even better products.

Common tasks of this position will be researching the best solution from Analytics point of view for each business challenge, advice Product Management team on product strategy side or drive decisions on right-fit architecture and models for specific solutions for EIM where OpenText is leader in the market.


You are great at:


  • Experience working with large, multi-dimensional real datasets and real business projects.
  • Good applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
  • Good scripting and programming skills
  • Data-oriented personality
  • Data mining using state-of-the-art methods
  • Extending company’s data with third party sources of information when needed
  • Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
  • Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
  • Knowledge / experience with big data technologies are strong plus             
  • Experience with business intelligence tools are strong plus   
  • Experience analysing unstructured content is a plus
  • IA and Deep learning/Neural Networks knowledge is a plus


What it takes:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field with 8+ years of enterprise product development experience
  • Excellent in applying all the data science technique to analyse and generate model from vast amount of data
  • Analyzing and translating business needs into data models
  • Collating and cleaning data from various entities
  • Selecting and employing advanced statistical procedures to obtain actionable insights
  • Providing model security in multi tenant infrastructure
  • Cross-validating models to ensure their generalizability.
  • Evaluating existing data systems and looking for new ideas that may power additional features
  • Working with the development team to create conceptual data models and data flows
  • Implementing data strategies and developing physical data models
  • Updating and optimizing local and metadata models.
  • Evaluating implemented data systems for variances, discrepancies, and efficiency.
  • Troubleshooting and optimizing data systems
  • Experience in eDiscovery domain is a plus.
  • Expert knowledge of metadata management and related tools
  • Knowledge of mathematical foundations and statistical analysis
  • Skilled in R, Pandas, SPARQL, Python or similar languages
  • Some proficiency in AWS Machine learning tools and data stores
  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms.
  • Good knowledge on algorithm design and analysis, including knowledge of data structures and design patterns
  • Great communication skills



At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email accommodationrequests@opentext.com. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws including but not limited to: Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA)Equal Employment Opportunity  and Employee Polygraph Protection Act


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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