Deloitte Deloitte US Innovation –Cognitive Solutions (Senior Consultant) - Summer/Fall 2017 New York in New York, New York

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.

Jump start your career and take your business skills to the next level when you join Deloitte s Innovation practice. We re looking for a sharp, innovative, and critical thinker with leading edge technical skills to help us assess and execute innovation opportunities for Deloitte overall and for each of our businesses. In this role, you ll work side by side with talented leaders to help drive innovation for Deloitte and our clients.

The team

Our Innovation professionals work with exciting emerging technologies (e.g., cognitive technologies) to help Deloitte deliver new services or innovate the way we deliver our services. We are a diverse and talented team that supports a collaborative culture and delivers value through the application of strategy, process improvement and emerging technology. We tackle issues across the spectrum of the services our businesses deliver to clients. Join us and help in designing our innovation roadmap to the future.

Work you ll do

Deloitte is developing cognitive capabilities as part of its Innovation program. As we build these capabilities, we are seeking Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in one or more of the below-mentioned domains.

This role will guide/shape/advise on work to define, specify, prototype, and scale cognitive capabilities in specific relevant areas for Deloitte s business needs such as:

Natural Language Processing


Advanced Semantic Design

Information Extraction

Information Retrieval

Probabilistic Decision Making

Image recognition

Machine Learning

Deep learning

This role will include responsibilities such as:

Work closely with Deloitte engineering, business, and product development teams to evaluate use cases for fit with existing and new cognitive and advanced analytics algorithms and solutions

Guide/shape/advise on product requirements and roadmaps, and the development, testing and launch of new products and solutions using cognitive technologies

Interact with leading solution providers, startups and university or research groups to assess upcoming technologies and fit for existing and new use cases

Provide analysis / market map of startups within the cognitive analytics and automation space

Develop internal and external eminence and intellectual property through evaluation of available technologies, packages and solutions

Support client facing activities and influencing customer facing groups including senior executives, sales, marketing and product development to successfully evaluate, define, develop and launch new cognitive products



Pursuing a MS in Computer Science, Applied Statistics, Engineering, Science or other quantitative discipline with specialization and experience in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Cognitive Science or other related areas PLUS 4 years of relevant experience.

At least 2-4 years of experience in one of the following domains of interest - Natural Language Processing (NLP), Linguistics, Advanced Semantic Design, Visualization, Information Extraction, Information Retrieval, Probabilistic Decision Making, image recognition, deep learning, Machine Learning, cognitive science and analytics.

At least 2 years of experience working with leading cognitive computing commercial and open source platforms and libraries such as IBM Watson, R, Spark, or Apache Mahout.

At least 2-4 years in Java Programming or any other object-oriented programming languages

Demonstrated expertise in product strategy and solution design, implementation and launch

Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Experience designing and implementing Apache Open Source (Kafka, Storm, Spark) Frameworks to process end to end data management life cycle for NLP, Machine Log Algorithms, and Text Mining algorithms

Ability to work independently, manage a portfolio of engagements or parts of engagements

Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, we help you shape the future direction of your career. We offer comprehensive development planning as well as training, mentoring, and coaching to help you grow from within. From hands-on experience to increases in responsibility to rewarding teamwork, Deloitte nurtures talent by providing supportive leadership.


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