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Data Scientist

Date: Nov 3, 2021

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana, IN, 500081

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Req ID: 234161

Job Description

Are you passionate about data science? Would you love to work for a global organisation that is doing more good for people and planet?

Joining science and creativity, we are an international collective of thinkers who partner with customers to bring scents, tastes, experiences, ingredients and solutions for products the world craves.

We are now seeking a highly motivated and results driven individual to join our growing Digital Operations team as Data Scientist.

Your Focus

As Data Scientist at our Shared Service Center in Hyderabad, India, you will utilize your analytical, statistical and programming skills to collect, analyze and interpret large data sets.

The role includes using the information to develop data-driven solutions to solve problems at our manufacturing sites. You will work also on retraining existing models, new feature engineering (requirements) based on plant upgrades (management of change).

The role reports to Data Science Manager.

How you will contribute

  • Qualify and analyze data as made available by our strong data infrastructure.
  • Develop models (descriptive, predictive, prescriptive).
  • Embed modelling results in real time User Interfaces.
  • Refine the modelling and user interface in view of the requirements of the users.
  • Document the work done and facts established.

Job Requirements

What you will need to be successful

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or Engineering (preferably chemical).
  • At least 3 years prior experience in industry (preferably in manufacturing processes).
  • Background in statistical modelling (statistical hypothesis testing, regressions, classification, optimization) and machine learning (i.e., Linear/Logistic Regression, Decision Tree, SVM, K-Means, Random Forest)
  • Experience in data mining, R, SQL and Python.
  • Experience using and understanding business intelligence tools (e.g., Power BI, Tableau) and data frameworks (e.g., Hadoop)
  • Experience working with various cloud providers (Google, Microsoft and Amazon)
  • Proficient in English both verbal and written.
  • Positive attitude with zeal to learn new things.


IFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential.  We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit to learn more