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Data Scientist
Ref No.: 18-45311
Location: Seattle, Washington
Start Date: 08/16/2018
Description/Comment: Reporting to the Manager of Quality Engineering (QE), you will work closely with software architects, testers, developers, and product management in all phases of the software development lifecycle. Responsibilities will include: • Provide technical leadership to other Test Architects and Automation engineers around Test Metrics, Analytics and Client • Participate in the design and implementation of Quality engineering / Test automation framework, systems and services • Assist in setting architectural direction for Metrics dashboards, Test coverage tools, and Test analytics platform • Define High level Test Metrics strategy and approaches for analyzing data generated by our tests • Build, develop and maintain data models, reporting systems, data automation systems, dashboards and performance metrics that support key business decisions • Oversee the design and delivery of reports and insights that analyze business functions and key operations and performance metrics • Manage and optimize processes for data intake, validation, mining and engineering as well as modeling, visualization and communication deliverables
Basic Qualifications • Experience with at least one modern programming language: Java, C#, or Python • Experience with languages/ frameworks used in Client & Analytics: Spark, R etc • Strong programming skills with querying languages: SQL, SAS, etc • Experience with testing tools: TestNG, Selenium etc • Experience with data visualization tools: Tableau, Raw, chart.js, etc • Working knowledge of data mining principles: Predictive analytics, mapping, collecting data from multiple data systems on premises and cloud-based data sources • Understanding of and experience using analytical concepts and statistical modeling techniques • Past experience either in web services development or test automation • Familiarity with CICD, pipelines: Jenkins, Distelli or similar
Preferred Qualifications
Required Education BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
Preferred Education
Additional Information As part of our newly formed team "Quality Engineering Architecture & Analytics ", we would like to apply Machine learning and Data mining techniques on software testing to improve test coverage and predict quality of software. This will help us improve guest experience. This role is critical in fulfilling this vision and uplift overall product quality. Essentially what we are looking for is a hands on person who has great math, Spark, and programming experience, but also has hands on experience defining the strategy, getting direction from the architects and essentialy driving the process forward. Typically a more junior person has solid programming, math and in this case Spark, but may not possess the eperience of developing strategy, driving etc. So if you find someone in the 5 to 6 year range, that would be roughly up to 110.00/hr. But if we found someone a little more experienced and has the testing framework, we could see up to 130.00hr. A qualificaiton call will be set up to review the specifics of this role. We will start here to see what we come up with in the market and adjust our strategy accordingly.