OPENS AT: Sep 20, 2019, 07:30 AM

CLOSES AT: Sep 30, 2019, 07:30 AM

DURATION: 10 days

HDFC Bank ML Hiring Challenge'19

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HDFC Bank Limited is an Indian banking and financial services company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It is India's largest private sector lender by assets and one of the largest banks in India by market capitalization.

HDFC Bank is looking for geeks and nerds to join its technical team in Mumbai.

If you do not want to miss working for one of the best banks of Indian and this amazing team, take up the challenge!

Eligibility Criteria:

  • 2-8 years of industrial experience 

Challenge Format:

  • 1 Machine Learning Problem Statement

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Data Scientist
Experience: 2-8 years
CTC: Best In Industry
Job Location: Mumbai
Openings: 15

Analytics Unit:

  • Driving product risk strategy for all the products of the Bank with the help of segmentation, statistical/financial models. Advanced models would need to be developed with the relevant business units. The unit is also responsible for ensuring the successful deployment of these models - whether it is with front end credit appraisal, collections strategy, fraud risk, portfolio monitoring or Propensity Modelling- in order to ensure tangible benefits for the bank
  • Portfolio monitoring and analysis for the different loan& liability portfolios of the bank with the aim of supporting the policy/product units in the areas of sourcing and portfolio management
  • Cross-Selling of different products. The bank has has a large base of retail customers across its assets and liability products. Cross- Selling of products to the existing customers forms an important part of the bank's strategy. The unit is responsible for studying behaviour of these internal customers and customising loan offers to them from a risk perspective based on their profile and behaviour, and subsequently monitor these portfolios in order to incorporate further learnings into the selling strategy. This enables the bank to increases customer profitability and retention, besides bringing in new business at lower costs
  • To continuously evaluate the latest trends in the financial industry including "big data" technologies and chart out experimental or proof of concept projects. To adopt the latest trends wrt fintech companies by applying the best-in-class financial models, risk strategies. Apart from working within the Retail Asset products, the Analytics unit works with the Wholesale divisions of the Bank and also with allied functions in the Bank such as Audit & Compliance, Human Resources, Financial Control Department, Subsidiaries of the Bank

Skills Required:

  • Quantitative and analytical skills
  • Good understanding of statistical concepts , as the analysts would be working closely with the stats modelers
  • High degree of motivation and drive, as the analysts would be responsible for end-to-end implementation from the data gathering stage all the way to deployment and measurement of results
  • Strong Interpersonal / Communication Skills. The analysts would be interfacing with different units of the bank including Finance, IT besides the different business groups and must have the ability to effectively work alongside them in order to bring different projects to fruition
  • Willingness to learn and strong grasping skills. The analysts would be engaged with multiple functions, products and systems for fixed periods of time and must have the ability to quickly understand the key concepts and their impact and incorporate these learnings into their work
  • R / Python

Additional Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Big Data will be added advantage
  • Education Qualification – MBA/Mtech/MSc , Masters in
  • Economics/Statistics/OR/Mathematics/Computer Science/Information Technology


HDFC Bank, India's leading private sector bank, provides a wide range of financial products and services to over 43 million customers. It began operations in 1995 with a si...



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