Software-Design and Development

Senior Data Scientist

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We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist to assist, guide and drive engineering and data science activities by providing technical oversight. This role will also be responsible to oversee the execution based on SAP's company vision, technology stack, and industry trends.  


What you'll do 


  • Working on the next generation of SAP AI solutions for the Enterprise domain  
  • Collaborate with data scientists and data engineers to deliver ML models in productive services.  
  • Improve quality and system scalability through continuous evaluation, analysis, and refinement of the system implementation.  
  • Design and develop large scale training and deployment systems, using multiple GPU's and servers, dedicated H/W, multi-threading, and parallelization.  
  • Develop and fine-tuning Large Language Models (LLMs) such as GPT, BERT, and Transformer architectures for Enterprise AI 
  • Work with Principal developers on the team to design and implement guidelines and systems for functional and compliant deployment. 


What you bring  


  • University degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, or related technical field.
  • Experience with Python and machine learning software packages such as Scikit-learn or PyTorch.  
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a passion for Machine Learning  
  • Creative thinking, willingness, and ability to learn quickly new concepts and technologies.  
  • Familiar with modern DevOps methodologies and the ability to establish a CI/CD process, e.g., with Jenkins.  
  • Past experience of building data pipeline or deployment pipeline for machine learning applications. 
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English 


Tech you bring  


  • Mastery of python and python libraries for ML (e.g. Scikit Learn, TensorFlow, pretrained transformers)  


Tech you'll learn  


  • An ML training pipeline based on cloud tools. The latest developments in ML and AI technology.  


Meet your team  


  • As Intelligent Spend and Business Network, we play a crucial role in addressing our customers' end-to-end procurement, travel and expense, and external workforce needs with visibility and agility across the entire supply chain. 


We build breakthroughs together

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.

We win with inclusion

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.
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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Requisition ID: 392875  | Work Area: Software-Design and Development  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Professional  | Employment Type: Regular Full Time   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  392875
Posted Date:  Jul 19, 2024
Work Area:  Software-Design and Development
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Prague 5, CZ, 158 00

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