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Data Scientist - Strategic Data Solutions

Data Scientist - Strategic Data Solutions

Austin,Texas,United States

Software and Services

+ Practical experience with and theoretical understanding of algorithms for classification, regression, clustering, and anomaly detection

+ Working knowledge of relational databases, including SQL, and large-scale distributed systems such as Hadoop and Spark

+ Ability to implement data science pipelines and applications in a general programming language such as Python, Scala, or Java

+ Ability to comprehend and debug complex systems integrations spanning toolchains and teams

+ Ability to extract meaningful business insights from data and identify the stories behind the patterns

+ Excellent presentation skills, distilling complex analysis and concepts into concise business-focused takeaways

+ Creativity to engineer novel features and signals, and to push beyond current tools and approaches


• Engage with business teams to find opportunities, understand requirements, and translate those requirements into technical solutions • Design data science approach, applying tried-and-true techniques or developing custom algorithms as needed by the business problem • Collaborate with data engineers and platform architects to implement robust production real-time and batch decisioning solutions • Ensure operational and business metric health by monitoring production decision points • Investigate adversarial trends, identify behavior patterns, and respond with agile logic changes • Communicate results of analyses to business partners and executives • Research new technologies and methods across data science, data engineering, and data visualization to improve the technical capabilities of the team

**Education & Experience**

• Ph.D. in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Statistics, Operations Research or related field; or • Ph.D. in Math, Engineering, Economics, or hard science with data science fellowship; or • M.S. in related field with 3+ years experience applying data science to real business problems

**Additional Requirements**

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Data Scientist - Strategic Data Solutions

Full time
Austin, TX

Published on 04/09/2021

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