U.S. Bank Data Scientist - NLP in Springfield, Illinois
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As an AI/NLP Data Scientist you will be responsible for building AI and Data Science models with a main focus on data extraction and insights. You will need to rapidly prototype various algorithmic implementations and test their efficacy using appropriate experimental design and hypothesis validation.
- Bachelor's degree in quantitative field such as statistics, computer science, engineering, or applied mathematics, or equivalent work experience
- Six to eight years of experience relevant experience
PhD or MS in Computer Science, Computational Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence with a heavy focus on NLP/Text mining with 3+ years of relevant industry experience.
Experience with Financial documents such as SEC filings, financial reports, credit agreements or business news is a plus.
Creativity, resourcefulness, and a collaborative spirit.
Knowledge and working experience in one or more of the following areas: Natural Language Processing, Clustering and Classifications of Text, Question Answering, Text Mining, Information Retrieval, Distributional Semantics, Knowledge Engineering, Search Rank and Recommendation.
Deep experience with text-wrangling and pre-processing skills such as document parsing and cleanup, vectorization, tokenization, language modeling, phrase detection, etc.
Proficient programming skills in a high-level language (e.g.Python,R,Java,Scala)
Being comfortable with rapid prototyping practices.
Being comfortable with developing clean, production-ready code.
Being comfortable with pre-processing unstructured or semi-structured data.
Experience with statistical data analysis, experimental design, and hypothesis validation.
Project-based experience with some of the following tools:
> Natural Language Processing (e.g. Spacy, NLTK, OpenNLP or similar, BERT Transfer Learning)
> Applied Machine Learning (e.g. Scikit-learn, SparkML, H2O or similar)
> Information retrieval and search engines (e.g. Elasticsearch/ELK, Solr/Lucene)
> Distributed computing platforms, such as Spark, Hadoop (Hive, Hbase, Pig), GraphLab
> Databases ( traditional and NOSQL)
Proficiency in traditional Machine Learning models such as LDA/topic modeling, graphical models, etc.
Familiarity with Deep Learning architectures and frameworks such as Pytorch, Tensorflow, Keras.
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Salary range reflected is an estimate of base pay and is for the primary location. Base pay range may vary if an offer is made for work in a different location. Pay Range: $112,880.00 - $132,800.00 - $146,080.00
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U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.