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Autodesk Senior Data Scientist in San Francisco, California

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Position Overview

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are one of the most strategic & fastest growing businesses opportunities. Autodesk has made a major move into this area with use cases in various stages in finance. We are designing and building innovative solutions using these emerging technologies to digitize the future of finance. As a data scientist you’ll develop artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions with cutting edge technologies, learn about different enterprise functions in finance and how emerging technologies such as AI and ML are disrupting these industries.


  • Partner and develop strong relationships with cross-functional teams

  • Process, manipulate and understand ‘Data’ from variety of sources

  • Utilize machine learning models to deliver meaningful business insights

  • Build a practical product that can automate/improve an existing process

  • Make a cross-functional impact with our finance & operations organization

Minimum qualifications

  • BS in a quantitative field (engineering, statistics, computer science)

  • Familiarity with machine learning libraries and concepts

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment

  • Familiarity with Python, machine learning packages and statistics

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with deep learning and reinforcement learning is a plus

  • Familiarity with PowerBI and Tableau for building dashboards

  • Prior experience dealing with data processing, modelling or analytics

  • You have at least 2 years experience in Python programming

  • Familiarity with REST framework and API’s


The Ideal Candidate

  • An enthusiastic scientist who is eager to learn, adapts quickly to changing needs and communicates effectively with different stakeholders

  • Work closely with the rest of the AI team, data scientists and the end users to learn and develop practical AI/ML applications

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