• Data Scientist / OCR specialist Port Louis
  • Pragmatike in Port Louis, , Mauritius
  • jobs
  • 3 weeks ago

jobs description

Job overview:
• Location: Fully remote, EU timezone (CET +/- 2hours)
• Start date: ASAP
• Experience: Minimum 5 years
• Languages: French is mandatory
• Our client: Saas building an MVP with OCR technology

Job Summary:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for designing, developing, and implementing OCR solutions to extract text and data from images and documents. This role requires expertise in OCR technologies and a strong programming background.

Job Responsibilities:
• Development of OCR Algorithms:
• Design and implement OCR algorithms to accurately extract text and data from various sources like images and scanned documents.
• Optimize algorithms for speed, accuracy, and reliability.
• Integration with Applications:
• Integrate OCR solutions with existing applications and systems to automate data extraction processes.
• Collaborate with software developers to ensure seamless integration of OCR functionalities.
• Selection of OCR Tools:
• Evaluate and choose appropriate OCR... tools and libraries based on project requirements.
• Stay updated on the latest OCR technologies and tools in the industry.
• Training and Testing:
• Train OCR models using machine learning techniques to enhance recognition accuracy.
• Conduct thorough testing and validation of OCR solutions to ensure high precision and recall rates.
• Customization and Configuration:
• Customize OCR solutions to meet specific project requirements and handle various document formats.
• Configure OCR parameters for optimal performance in different scenarios.
• Performance Optimization:
• Optimize OCR solutions for performance, scalability, and resource efficiency.
• Implement parallel processing and other techniques to improve processing speed.
• Documentation:
• Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for OCR algorithms, configurations, and integration procedures.
• Provide documentation for troubleshooting and support purposes.

• Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
• Proven experience in developing OCR solutions, including algorithm design and integration.
• Strong programming skills in languages like Python, Java, or C++.
• Knowledge of OCR libraries and frameworks such as Tesseract, ABBYY, Google Cloud Vision API.
• Understanding of machine learning concepts related to OCR is a plus.
• Familiarity with image processing techniques and formats.
• Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
• Strong communication and collaboration skills
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