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Reference ID R1317 Updated 02/12/2020 Employment Type Full time Experience level Experienced Professionals
Country India City/State Bangalore Work Location Bangalore

The Role

The world faces energy challenges that are becoming more complex each day. We are looking for people who share our passion for taking on these challenges with cutting edge technology, innovative thinking and commitment to manage risks. Shell develops and operates some of the largest, most complex energy projects in the world, we alwaysendeavourto work at the leading edge of technical innovation.

About Digital Centre of Expertise

Shell’s Digital Centre of Expertise, part of Shell’s Technology business unit offers the opportunity to lead the digital transformation of the energy industry.We are a world leading community of industrial scientists and engineers committed to using cutting edge R&D to take us through the energy transition into a winning position in a low carbon world.

About ResidencyProgramme is a changeprogrammedesigned to support the adoption of AI at scale across Shell through a common platform, community and shared best practices. ResidencyProgrammeis a global program sponsored by the Shell Digital Centre of Expertise, theprogrammeoffers residents the opportunity to develop deep, technical expertise across the spectrum of AI, learning more about the energy industry and working in agile teams to develop new solutions that canoptimisecurrent processes, enable workforce and unlock new business models. 

The ResidencyProgrammeis a 2-year, full-time, immersiveprogramme, which you to gain experience working on a variety of AI projects across Shell globally.TheProgrammeoffers Residents the opportunity to collaborate with like-minded innovators, experts and mentors, while deepening technical expertise across the spectrum of AI.

As an AI Resident you will get to be involved in real time projects specifically matched to your interests and abilities and to get an insight into our day-to-day business operations. You’ll receive performance evaluations from your mentor and/or direct supervisor, and you’ll find out what the energy industry is really like, from the inside.

The Residency Program offers you an amazing opportunity for learning and discovery. You will enjoy a unique opportunity to:

  • Develop deep technical expertise working on the latest AI related projects

  • Collaborate with like-minded innovators and AIresidentscommunity across the globe, Shell experts and mentors

  • Channel your efforts from ideation to execution working to rapidly deploy solutions

  • Deploy solutions across a breadth of Shell businesses - from Exploration to Trading, or Retail to New Energies

Where you fit?

As Data Scientist, you’ll be joining a dynamicglobalteam within our Data Science Centre of Excellence. Withthefocus on driving insights that will have a real impact on our business performance. 

This is anopportunitytodeploymix ofyourdata science expertise and creative problem-solving skills to initiate, develop, and deliver- data science solutions. In practice, that means applying advanced analytics to data sets from across theentire energysupply chain, providing predictive models and insights to improve Shell’s business processes, and developing innovative digital products. 

We expect you’ll thrive working independently or part of a team, fitting into a highly-collaborative, friendly Agile environment, with the opportunity to learn new practices and technologies. 

What’s the role? 

Key to your success in this role, will be your analytical expertise, at finding and interpreting rich data sources, managing large amounts of data, merging data sources, ensuring consistency of datasets, and finally, skillfully presenting and communicating the data insights and results. 

As Data Scientist, you’ll be working closely with various Shell businesses. You will apply statistical models, optimizationand machine learning algorithms to problems in asset management. YourMachine Learningbased solutions and modelswill help Shell’s businesses make better decisions and facilitate the latest digital developments in the energy industry. 

Your main challenge will be to develop analytical solutionswhichhave an impact on businesses performance and innovation. This includes preparing requirements and technical feasibility of advanced analytics projects and designing,developing,testing, and deploying algorithms and methods.

Alongside your technical expertise, you’ll also be calling on your natural people skills, nurturing mutual trust with business stakeholders ranging from exploration and production up to customer facing businesses within a diverse and international work environment. Effectively translating business needs into data solutions and presenting analytical results back into business language. 

What we need from you?

We’re keen to speak toapplicantswith aMaster’sor PhD degree in statistics, mathematics,naturalsciences,computer science, and other engineering disciplines. Along with your strong experience in the delivery ofanalytics solutions within a corporateor academicenvironment, we’d also hope to see as many of the following on your CV: 

  • 3-5 years of Data Science relatedworkexperienceispreferable

  • Strong foundation in applied mathematics – linear algebra, optimization, probability theory.

  • Experience of developing advanced analytics algorithms/models. 

  • Hands-on experience in code development (R,Python,Javascript, SQL,MATLAB). 

  • Preferably expertise Deep Learning, Bayesian Learning

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, facilitation and presentation skills. 


Our values 

Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach. 

Join us and you’ll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunities

An innovative place to work 

Join us and you’llbeaddingyour talent and imagination to a business with theambition toshape the future – whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently, everyone at Shell does their part.

An inclusive place to work 

To power progress together, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we’re nurturing an inclusive environment – one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills and reach your potential… 

  • We’re creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply,and we’ll take it from there. 

  • We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.We've retained our title as a top employer for women in India for past 3 consecutive years since 2016.

  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application. 

A rewarding place to work 

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible

Through all of this, and combining our ideas through a creative, collaborative environment and global operations – we have developed and will continue to nurture a unique workplace with an impressive range of benefits to ensure that joining Shell is an inspired and rewarding career choice for everyone

Please note: We occasionally amend or withdraw Shell jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Before applying, you are advised to read our data protection policy. This policy describes the processing that may be associated with your personal data and informs you that your personal data may be transferred to Royal Dutch/Shell Group companies around the world. The Shell Group and its approved recruitment consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with Shell. Anyone who demands such a fee is not an authorised Shell representative and you are strongly advised to refuse any such demand. Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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