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Advanced Analytics with R/SAS
Ref No.: 16-03155
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Requirements

Minimum five years of experience as a data scientist or related experience supporting multiple business functions, preferably progressive responsibilities within an established analytics team in the transportation or travel industry
Masters or other advanced degree in Statistics, Mathematics or a related quantitative discipline
Experience with statistical methodologies and tools (R, SAS, SPSS, etc) and predictive modeling
Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau
Advanced knowledge of database technologies and SQL language for querying and manipulating datasets. Extensive exposure to data warehousing concepts including data integration and data warehouse objects
Must have an in-depth understanding of the business environment and a strategic thinker, interested in going beyond the obvious, delving into the source, the definition, and the fundamentals of business information
Experience with modeling and simulations methodologies and algorithms
Possesses in-depth knowledge of the business area of focus and is knowledgeable in most aspects of designing, developing, embedding, measuring, and refining predictive analytics models.
The ability to bridge the gap between data science and business management.
Demonstrated skill in project planning and collaborating within groups.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to describe challenges and solutions in both technical and business terms.
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; ability to develop and maintain excellent working relationships at all organizational levels with internal and external stakeholders.