NLP Data Scientist Lead

Location: Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: S$100000 - S$250000 per annum + BONUS
REF: BBBH237596_1572920985

NLP Data Scientist Lead

  • Newly created role,
  • Dynamic CoE Team
  • Be part of the Data and Artificial Intelligence Transformation Journey


  • Responsible for formulating, scoping, implementing, and evaluating data science solutions
  • To mentor junior data scientists and oversee multiple projects across different Business Units
  • Apply modern Deep Learning and NLP techniques with both structured and unstructured data on several topics to extract insights and assess potential implementation for use cases
  • You will develop your data science chops, conceptual thinking and business acumen while leveraging on your technology know-how to bring value to the business
  • Working collaboratively with Data Scientist peers to propose solutions and strategies to business challenges


  • PhD or Master in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Physics or equivalent quantitative fields preferred.
  • Good Programming experience in Python and Hadoop/Spark, and SQL
  • Strong grasp of software engineering and key Machine Learning algorithms and principles
  • Working knowledge in Bayesian modeling and NLP techniques
  • Experience in dealing with large scale and unstructured data. Experience with time series data will be advantageous
  • Strong collaboration skills, ability to partner and work effectively across teams and with business stakeholders
  • Good communication skills, ability to articulate technical concepts and drive discussions with stakeholders

Ambition is a leading global boutique recruitment business operating across key international cities. We access hard to find, high caliber professionals within Banking & Financial Services, Finance & Accounting, Sales & Marketing, Supply Chain & Procurement, and Technology (IT). We believe our size is a significant differentiator in the recruitment industry. We are big enough to undertake large scale projects for our clients yet retain the soul and personality of a smaller company. We are best known for our specialization with in-depth knowledge and expertise, well-established networks and deep relationships. We work towards 'building better futures' for our clients, candidates and our community.

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