Data Scientist

  • 36988
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • Illinois, United States
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  • Mar 10, 2020
  • You will help business partners test new ideas by formulating hypotheses, allowing them to accurately and confidently quantify the impact of their strategic decisions.
  • You will serve not just as a subject matter expert and consultant, but also as a teacher.
  • You will work to educate others on experimentation and grow the knowledge base of experimentation across the company.
  • Completed Masters, other advanced degrees, in an analytical field such as data science, quantitative marketing, statistics, operations research, management science, industrial engineering, economics, etc.
  • Strong understanding topics associated with A/B testing, as well as other experimental design concepts are required
  • Strong sense of basic statistical concepts.
  • Familiarity with machine learning methods, including at least one of the following: tree based algorithms, generalized linear models, survival analysis, or neural networks.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to manage multiple projects across business areas and leadership levels.
  • Exercise sound judgment to diagnose and resolve problems within an area of expertise.
  • Knowledge of data handling and statistical analysis programming with Python, R, or SAS.
  • Familiarity with version control systems, such as Git.
  • Experience with mixed linear and non-linear model methodologies is a plus.