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Data Science Analyst - Contract to Hire in Oldsmar, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

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Job Description

Senior Analyst, Data Science

The Senior Analyst, Data Science will support efforts to execute company-wide strategy for data and analytics. He/She will define processes, techniques and technology to extract, manage, and analyze data in a scalable way. The data scientist Senior Analyst should also be aware of data analysis and predictive modeling best practices and drive innovation in these areas. Key areas of expertise include, statistics, text/data mining, predictive analytics and machine learning implementation.

Duties / Percent of Time

  • Analysis of application data to determine relationships / models that can be leveraged within internal applications to drive better decision making and customer/member efficiency 50%
  • Consults with internal and external customers and provides expert technical consultation to solve complex Data Science-related issues 20%
  • Works with Product and IT Leadership on scope and specifications of Product enhancements 15%
  • In conjunction with Sr. Management, sets strategy for predictive analytics. Conduct analytics vendor assessments and produce recommendations. 15%

Experience and Technical Knowledge:

Ability to use statistical methodologies to analyze data

Working knowledge of statistical analysis tools and/or scripting languages (R, Python, SPSS, etc…)


  • At least 4 years relevant work experience in a technical analytics role
  • Experience with SQL and relational data warehousing concepts
  • An understanding of A/B and multivariate test design
  • Flexibility and interest in learning and adapting to new tools
  • Driven to solve technical challenges
  • Clearly demonstrated organizational ability and attention to detail
  • Experience working with people of varying levels of technical expertise
  • Experience presenting data to team members throughout the organization