Senior Data Scientist

Company Name: PRS
Location: Boca Raton. FL
Date Posted: 26th Mar, 2018
Description:
  • Responsible for creation of models of internal and external systems to extract insights to inform business decisions for both company and its customers.
  • Help define the data model and capture algorithm to ensure the ease of downstream analysis.
  • Define data model and tools to be used for the creation and analysis of data
  • Define hypotheses and run analytical experiments using the scientific method to prove or disprove them
  • Create insights for internal systems to predict failures to improve uptime while allowing cloud cost reduction
  • Create models that can be applied to customer data to inform their business decisions, E.G. customer flow
  • Create visualizations of data and insights to create meaningful messaging around insights and the problems that they solve
  • Mentor team on data analytics to help ingrain the use of these insights into the company culture.
  • Process, cleanse, and verify the integrity of data used for analysis
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis and present results in a clear manner
  • Create automated anomaly detection systems and constantly tracking its performance
Qualification:
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or Data Science or related field with a minimum of 8 years experience
  • Experience with Predictive Modeling, Machine Learning, etc.
  • Good applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
  • Knowledge of Apache Spark
  • General knowledge of scripting in a language such as PowerShell or Bash shell
  • General knowledge of SQL and NoSql data modeling