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Data Scientist
Ref No.: 18-47361
Location: Redmond, Washington
Start Date: 07/06/2018
Role: Data Scientist
Location: Redmond, WA
Duration: full time /Permanent
Job Description:
Mandatory Technical Skills:
  • 6+ years' work related experience.
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Applied Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or Operations Research.
  • Industry experience in Data analytics/BI, Data modelling and visualization, Optimization and statistics.
  • Knowledge of Databases (e.g writing SQL Scripts).
  • Expert with Excel, PowerPoint, Power Pivot, Power BI and other reporting tools.
  • Prior experience with cloud services or cloud data services and/or data analytics projects preferred.
  • Strong experience in data manipulation, data visualization and statistical modelling using R
  • Proven experience in developing predictive analytics solutions such as propensity and recommender models as well as implementing advanced data mining techniques such as cluster analysis
•Drive & participate at each stage of project lifecycle: formulation of hypotheses, Data Acquisition, Deployment & Reporting of Statistical and Machine Learning models, ongoing validation of impact to business
•Required to take full ownership of model development
•Generate Business Insights & Communicate to key stakeholders
•Required to provide Technical support Client Platforms & Cloud technologies, Domain to other team members.
•Should able to come up with tailor-made solutions for specific business problems
•Required to prepare detailed technical and process documentation
Desirable Technical Skills
•Preferred experience solving business problems using modelling, text/data mining on large scale real-world business data sets
Mandatory Functional Skills
•Ability to work independently or to manage a virtual team that will research innovative solutions to challenging business problems
•Ability to collaborate with partners and drive analytic projects end to end
•Superior communication skills, both verbal and written
•Attention to detail and data accuracy
•Business reporting
•Desirable Functional Skills
•Total Experience Required:6 yrs +