Research Scientist or Engineer-AI

Short Description

American Express is seeking for Research Scientist or Engineer-AI who can apply AI/ML experience & expertise horizontally in a domain-agnostic manner to solve complex problems in both traditional and non-traditional financial domains.

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Apply AI/ML experience & expertise horizontally in a domain-agnostic manner to solve complex problems in both traditional and non-traditional financial domains.
  • Enhance efficiency & effectiveness of existing models i.e.,
  • Analyze and test the algorithms/solutions/techniques before releasing it for production.
  • Partner with relevant teams to assist & strengthen the solutions built by them using appropriate  technical experience and knowledge
  • Develop new innovative technology solutions to solve  cutting-edge business problems and demonstrate research solutions and prototypes for stakeholders across different business units
  • Transform research prototypes to products in collaboration with engineering teams and demonstrate quantifiable business benefits 
  • Generate new business opportunities and create more revenues in existing businesses by building end-to-end solutions that leverage advanced algorithms and techniques coupled with the ability to scale these solutions for handling large quantities of data
  • Lead, mentor, and grow a team of a highly accomplished and high-performing team of Scientists and Engineers
  • Actively contribute to relevant scientific communities by publishing scholarly articles and patents, attending conferences and delivering presentations 
  • Pursue breakthrough research in a challenging and stimulating environment and demonstrate good leadership skills.

Required Qualification:
  • Expertise in one or more of the following areas: Algorithms, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Data Science, Natural Language Processing, Computer Vision, Product Management, Cloud Technologies, and related technical areas
  • Experience of solving practical problems by developing novel techniques pertaining to above areas. Track record of deploying solution leading to business and societal benefits would be hugely favored
  • Prior experience of leading high performing teams of scientists and engineers comprising of PhDs and Masters (for leadership positions)
  • Strong track record of the creation of intellectual property i.e. patents and papers in reputed conferences and journals will be preferred
  • Ph.D. (preferred)/Masters in Computer Science / Electrical Engineering / Operations Research / Statistics/ Mathematics from institutes of global repute.

Research Scientist or Engineer-AI
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