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Data Scientist – Jobs In Axis Bank

    Website Axis Bank

    Job Description:

    This is a high profile team with a mandate to drive data based decisions within the bank. Reporting in to Head Banking Operations and Transformation, this department works with all businesses of the bank including retail, small business and corporate to drive analytics. In terms of functions, the department has teams focused on all aspects of analytics for the bank including risk analytics, financial crime analytics, business and marketing analytics, building predictive scores, data engineering and business reporting.


    Job Responsibilities:

    • Work in a self-directed environment, own tasks and drive them to completion
    • Innovate by adapting new modeling techniques and procedures
    • Co-own the business goals & lead problem solving, work in an agile manner with business partners, Risk-review committee members , data engineering and IT
    • Lead and mentor team of data scientists and help deliver on projects in a time bound fashion.

    Job Requirements:

    • The candidate is required to have:
    • Knowledge of dockers/containers, micro services is a plus
    • Prior experience in BFSI domain a plus
    • Should have strong analytical thinking and be able to convince stakeholders on the same using data-based evidence
    • Solid spoken and written communication skills
    • Should have good knowledge of advanced ML techniques (Logistic, XGboost, RF, ANNs, Ensembles) and understand the end to end deployment aspects

    Qualification & Experience:

    • Advanced degree (master’s or above) in a quantitative subject such as Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research, Statistics, Economics or Finance
    • Fluency in Python, SQL/SAS – hands on relevant experience
    • 2-6+ years of experience in building models, with some years in building credit-Risk models
    • Post graduation or B.Tech, M.Tech in Computer Science or Engineering field

    Job Details:

    Company: Axis Bank

    Vacancy Type: Full Time

    Job Functions: Banking

    Job Location: Mumbai, Maharashtra, IN

    Application Deadline: N/A