India / India / / Mumbai

Data Science

#: 85745-en_US / 85745









The statistical organization is at the core of Nielsen’s market research methodologies. Our associates are highly talented and capable professionals. We are client-focused and deliver quality and cutting-edge methods to enable Nielsen’s clients to gain valuable insights about their products and services. Data Scientists support product & methodology enhancement, new product roll-outs, sample design, universe estimation and data fusion. Data Scientists also ensure our survey methodology and design are aligned with global standards and industry best practices.




  • Managing and developing team members.
  • Lead the roll out of new or enhanced services & ensure sustainability.
  • Consult with stakeholders and provide expert technical consultation to solve complex
  • Statistical related issues.
  • Interact with stakeholders on new methodology implementation to enhance the quality of
  • Media services.
  • Manage the development and application of technology skills to improve business processes through automation and programming tools.
  • Coordinate internal training sessions to keep stakeholders informed of new or amended
  • Statistical methodologies.




  •  Bachelor’s degree or higher in Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Engineering or Science discipline with outstanding analytical expertise and strong technical leadership
  • No less than 5 years of work experience in the survey research industry with hands on experience in developing and executing survey research methodologies
  • Strong team management skills
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas in a simple way to internal stakeholders and clients
  • Confident communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to provide clients and internal stakeholders with knowledge and insight into research findings
  • Experience with working in a computing environment, with large datasets and able to integrate across datasets will be an advantage
  • Ability to manage simultaneous projects in a fast-paced business environment
  • Strong understanding of how to use statistical techniques to analyse data
  • Ability to identify and implement new research methodologies that will improve the business




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As the arbiter of truth, Nielsen Global Media fuels the media industry with unbiased, reliable data about what people watch and listen to. To discover what’s true, we measure across all channels and platforms—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are armed with the truth, they have a deeper understanding of their audiences and can accelerate growth.


Do you want to move the industry forward with Nielsen? Our people are the driving force. Your thoughts, ideas and expertise can propel us forward. Whether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and take action. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!