Openings in the Crayon box

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Why Crayon Data

As a young, fast-growing AI and big data company, Crayon has an ambitious vision to simplify the world’s choices. Our clients are top-tier enterprises in the banking, e-commerce and travel spaces. They use our core AI-based choice engine maya.ai, to deliver personal digital experiences centered around taste. The maya.ai platform now touches over 125M customers globally. You’ll find Crayon Boxes in Chennai and Singapore. But you’ll find Crayons in every corner of the world. Especially where our client projects are – UAE, India, SE Asia and pretty soon the US.
Life in the Crayon Box is a little chaotic, largely dynamic and keeps us on our toes! Crayons are a diverse and passionate bunch. Challenges excite us. Our mission drives us. And good food, caffeine (for the most part) and youthful energy fuel us. Over the last year alone, Crayon has seen a growth rate of 3x, and we believe this is just the start.
We’re looking for young and young-at-heart professionals with a relentless drive to help Crayon double its growth. Leaders, doers, innovators, dreamers, implementers and eccentric visionaries, we have a place for you all.

Business Analytics Consultant

We are looking for Business Analytics Consultant to design various data analytics services. Communicate with and present complex concepts to business audiences.

What you will do
  • Design algorithms for product development and build analytics-based product
  • Coordinate individual teams to fulfil client requirements and manage deliverables
  • Lead analytical projects and deliver value to customers
  • Manage and strategize business from an analytics point of view
Requirements
  • Understand advanced analytics techniques, including Predictive Modelling (Logistic regression), segmentation, forecasting, data mining, and optimizations
  • Be proficient in software packages such as SAS, R, Rapidminer for analytical modelling and data management.
  • Experience in using Business Intelligence tools such as SAS, Microsoft, Tableau for business applications
  • Aptitude for analytical problem solving
  • Communicate and present complex concepts to business audiences
  • Capable of working effectively in a global team
  • You should have a minimum of 8 to 10 years of experience.
  • The position is based in Chennai, but requires travel to client location, in either Myanmar or Dubai
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Account Executive

We’re looking for experienced Account Executives to help manage the scales

What you will do
  • Handle employee reimbursement process, check for approval, verify claims and bills, review company policies and process claims accordingly.
  • Work on month-end book closure activities including prepayments write-off, accruals & provisioning of expenses, employee travel, and bank reconciliation
  • Manage fixed assets and vendor setup for TDS/GST
Requirements
  • A minimum of 2- 3 years of experience in accounting and physical bookkeeping
  • Ability to effectively handle the accounts payable process, including invoice processing, verifying, analyzing expenses, accounting payments and reconciling books
  • Knowledge of inter company billing process and accounts receivable process
  • Knowledge of statutory compliance, Income Tax processes, TDS, Tax Returns, GST
  • Knowledge of balance sheet ledger reconciliations
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Sr. Data Scientist

We’re looking for a Senior Data Scientist to work closely with industry experts, subject matter experts and other data scientists to solve complex problems around consumer behaviour, unearthing consumer preferences and optimising across recommended systems.

What you will do
  • Translate business requirements to data science problems and produce complex, actionable quantitative models and predictive/prescriptive analyses to address the challenges revolving around consumer choice, engagement and overall marketing effectiveness
  • Define performance metrics and conduct experiments to improve upon a set of algorithms underlying our platform driving high-level performance to leading enterprises
  • Act as a mentor for junior data scientists and provide them with hands-on technical guidance to challenging data science problems
  • Work closely with engineers and product managers to deliver measurable business outcomes
  • Some of the data scientists will be required to work hand-in-hand with business leaders/visionary CEOs from our client-base. Travel may be required.
Requirements
  • Minimum 8 years of working experience with 4 years focusing on advanced data science work including machine learning or statistical modeling.
  • Master/PhD in Math, Statistics, Computer Science, Operations Research, Computational Social Science or other technical field.
  • Ability to approach data science problems in a methodical and structured manner, prototype algorithms and demonstrate gains on real data.
  • Significant programming experience in data science friendly languages like Python, R or Scala
  • Proficiency in recommendation systems or NLP required
  • Good working knowledge of packages like NumPy, Pandas etc.
  • Exposure to ML and deep learning library such as CNTK, Tensor flow, MxNet, Caffe or OpenCV
  • Experience handling massive data sets and expertise in big data technologies - Hadoop, Spark, NoSQL, as well as GIS/Maps data
  • Excellent communication skills - can articulate experiment goals and methodologies clearly and communicate insights in an easily accessible way to the team as well as senior management.
  • Excellent project management skills- ability to drive rapid execution without losing quality.
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Technical Presales Specialist

We’re looking for a pre-sales specialist to bridge communication across different teams in the company.

What you will do
  • Write technical proposals focused on Banking vertical as well as adhere to processes, tools and frameworks to support growth
  • Liaise with the Product, Legal, Sales & Customer Success teams to source the relevant content for the pre-sales collateral
  • Work closely with the sales teams on digital transformation projects that include scoping, solutioning, pricing, proposal writing and contracting
  • Handled both RFP/RFI as well as innovative & custom-solution proposals under stringent timelines
  • Comfortable with handling technical requirements for projects, POCs and pilots
  • Extremely meticulous in planning and maintaining a repository of reusable content for quick TAT
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience in pre-sales of software products in one or more of the following spaces: Analytics, AI, Big Data CRM, Marketing Automation
  • Experience in building proposals for midsize to large customers, as well as handling digital transformation projects
  • Exposure predominantly in Banking vertical and well versed with cloud-based solutions and SaaS
  • Experience in writing international proposals
  • Deep research ability and strong communication skills
  • A good grasp of business as well as technology (Techno-functional)
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UI Developer

We are looking for a hands-on front end/web developer to work on complex mobile/web development projects.

Technical skills required
  • 1+ yrs of working knowledge in JavaScript following object oriented principles in mobile web development
  • Sound understanding of HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Phonegap and JQuery.
  • Expert knowledge of JavaScript (including Swift, react, AJAX, DOM manipulations, JSONP, event models etc) and JavaScript frameworks like Angular JS, React.JS, JavaScript MVC, jQuery,SASS etc.
  • Strong background in jQuery frameworks, such as node.js, etc.
  • Some working knowledge of CSS/CSS3 as well as HTTP/REST/API architectures
  • Proficient in mobile website development using JQuery Mobile, Bootstrap
  • Experience using source code control systems such as Github
  • Knowledge of XML parsing, and/or DOM traversal
Other Requirements
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrable design and UI sensibilities
  • A creative and organized developer who thrives in both an independent and small team environment
  • A strong passion for web and new technologies
  • Excellent ability to communicate with multiple stakeholders on both technical and non-technical topics
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Solutions Architect

We are looking for solutions architects to work with recommendation systems. And help touch the lives of millions of users around the world.

What you will do
  • Lead a team of data analysts and engineers to build big data solutions that align with customers’ needs
  • Oversee end-to-end system design and architecture of solution infrastructure that will work on millions of data points
  • Travel to on-site locations and meet with customers to deliver the project
Requirements
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Expert knowledge in at least one programming stack - preferably Java
  • Working knowledge of big data technologies like Hadoop, Spark etc.
  • Demonstrate expertise in cloud-based deployments in AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Be proficient in integrating with enterprise middleware and exposure to ESB, SOA etc.
  • Understand the basics of Machine Learning, NLP, IR, Algorithms etc.
  • You need to have a minimum of 8 years of experience working with banking & airlines verticals.
  • The position is based in Chennai but may require domestic and international travel.
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Software Engineer

We are looking for software engineers to build world-class products. As well as provide technical support to clients.

What you will do
  • Write clean, scalable and testable code to be run on large Hadoop and Spark clusters
  • Contribute to design and architecture of the product(s)
  • Participate in maintenance of the core product(s) and support customers
Requirements
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Contribute to a collaborative and dynamic team which works across time zones
  • Working knowledge of at least one programming stack - preferably Java
  • Have technical know-how in at least one database, such as RDBMS or NoSQL
  • Proficient with big data technologies like Hadoop, Spark etc.
  • Understand Machine Learning, NLP, IR, Algorithms etc.
  • Demonstrate deployment capabilities of big data solutions in one or more clouds like AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Be comfortable working with Linux and Shell
  • Be comfortable working with Git or any versioning system
  • Should be able to thrive in a fast-paced, quickly evolving, tech start-up environment
  • You should have a minimum of 3 years of experience.
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Data Engineer

We are looking for data engineers to build and monitor high quality infrastructure to analyse data.

What you will do
  • Write clean, scalable and testable code to be run on large Hadoop and Spark clusters
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional/non-functional business requirements
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal ETL of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and big data technologies
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights for analytics and data scientist team members.
  • Monitor performance and continuously improve the infrastructure
Requirements
  • xcellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Follow industry best practices
  • Technical know-how of at least one programming stack - ideally Java
  • Showcase expertise in data warehousing, relational database architectures (Oracle, SQL, DB2, Teradata), and big data storage and processing platforms required. (Hadoop, HBASE, Hive, Spark)
  • Have working knowledge in cloud-based deployments in AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Understand Machine Learning, NLP, IR, Algorithms etc.
  • Be comfortable working with Linux and Shell
  • Should be able to thrive in a fast-paced, quickly evolving, tech start-up environment
  • You should also have a minimum of 6 years of experience.
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