Data Scientist

POSITION SPECIFICATION

Position

Data Scientist

Company

Reserve Bank Innovation Hub (RBIH)

Location

Bengaluru

Reporting

AI & Data Science Head

Number of Positions

1

COMPANY BACKGROUND

The Reserve Bank Innovation (RBIH), set up as a subsidiary of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), aims to foster and evangelise innovation across the financial sector to enable access to frictionless finance for a billion Indians. As part of its mission, the Hub leverages technology to foster innovation keeping the customer at the centre. The Hub utilises its unique position to accelerate technological innovation by facilitating meaningful collaboration between banks, innovators, entrepreneurs, fintech firms, startups, and other key stakeholders.

BACKGROUND OF THE ROLE

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Data Scientist with a focus on large language models to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of practical experience in the field of artificial intelligence, with a strong emphasis on working with large language models.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Proficient in programming languages such as Python and frameworks like TensorFlow and PyTorch.
  • 3 years experience working on AI/ML Models. Minimum of 1 year of hands-on experience in developing and implementing large language models. Experience in financial domain is desirable.
  • Solid understanding of natural language processing (NLP) concepts and techniques.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to think creatively to overcome challenges.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and contribute to a positive and inclusive workplace culture.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with diverse datasets both structured as well as unstructured
  • Ensure data quality and implement data augmentation techniques to enhance model generalization.
  • Design, develop, and train large language models to meet specific project requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business needs and translate them into effective AI solutions.
  • Evaluate and fine-tune existing language models for improved performance, accuracy, and efficiency.
  • Implement optimization strategies to enhance the capabilities of language models in real-world applications.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies related to AI and language models.
  • Proactively identify and implement innovative solutions to address challenges and improve model performance.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including data scientists, engineers, and product managers, to integrate AI solutions into products and services.
  • Effectively communicate complex AI concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Share knowledge with the team through training sessions and documentation.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

3 years experience working on AI/ML Models. Minimum of 1 year of hands-on experience in developing and implementing large language models. Experience in financial domain is desirable.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, or a related field.

Term

The appointment will be on a contract basis with an initial term of 3 years and extendable based on Project needs and individual’s Performance.

Location

Bengaluru, India

Last date for applications

Candidates are advised to apply latest by February 15, 2024 by sending email to careers@rbihub.in

If you are passionate about pushing the boundaries of AI and have a proven track record in developing and implementing large language models, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join us in shaping the future of AI and making a meaningful impact.