Data Scientist Position

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with business users/analysts to understand key business processes and business differentiation.
  • Define Hypothesis to test or Prediction to be made that is correlated to the key business processes.
  • Build Data model(Schema) necessary to test hypothesis.
  • Use various data visualization tools to identify correlation and outliers.
  • Build analytic models using various analytic tools, explore different analytic techniques/algorithms to create predictive models.
  • Test/Validate predictive

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field of study.
  • 2-3 years of experience working as a data scientist.
  • Experience with SQL and working with a relational database system.
  • Experience using data visualization tools such as Tableau, Spotfire, DataRPM, ggplot2.
  • Experience using analytic tools such as SAS, R, MADlib, Alphine Miner etc.
  • Experience with Big-Data technologies: Hadoop and related tools.
  • Intermediate programming skills. Ideally C++, Java, or Python with some additional scripting experience such as Bash or Perl.
  • Experience in UNIX/LINUX and Windows environments.
  • Strong knowledge of basic and advanced prediction models.
  • Advanced working knowledge of statistics, programming and predictive modeling.
  • Strong critical thinking skills and the ability to relate them to the products or services the company is producing.