Data Scientist in Fort Lauderdale, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/5/2019

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Job Description

Interested in learning about a great opportunity I have available with an innovative company, as they are in need of a proficient Data Scientist to be part of multiple sensory projects?

We are looking for a Data Scientist that will help our clients to understand the value of the AI and advanced analytics and AI requirements for their business and help in building solutions to their problems. The roles and responsibilities also include to work closely within a data scientist team and develop, grow expand knowledge within the project and also for the client.

You Will Be Responsible For:

* Analyze and mash-up massive amounts of data to mine useful business insights.
* Design and develop metrics, create insightful automated dashboards and data visualizations to track them and extract useful business insights.
* Work with different business and technical teams across the company to establish unified definitions, systems, and data governance for key metrics.
* Build scalable backend solutions for automation of data processing.
* Develop predictive/segmentation models to understand the behavior and impact.
* Communicate findings to internal teams and evangelize data-driven business decisions. Key Responsibilities
* Leverages machine learning and data mining techniques
* Combines data extraction, preparation, and cleaning with model training and evaluation
* Develops and codes software programs, algorithms and automated process to cleanse, integrate and evaluate large datasets from multiple disparate sources
* Implements advanced statistical and predictive modeling techniques, focusing on clear, algorithmic methods, models, and visualizations
* Stays current on data science and analytics tools, techniques, and practices

Basic Qualifications:

* Master or PhD degree in a quantitative or hard science discipline: statistics, operations research, computer science, informatics, engineering, applied mathematics, economics, and physics chemistry.
* Three + years of industry experience in technical role, or in relevant industry.
* Programming skills with Python, R, Java or equivalent language.
* Programming skills with SQL (psql/mysql/presto/hive/ etc.)
* Experience with ETL (moving data between systems )
* Experience with data visualization tool (e.g. Tableau, BI dashboarding, Interana ) Preferred Skills
* Experience in Hadoop or other MapReduce paradigms and associated languages such as Pig and Hive.
* Experience with code repository /versioning systems
* Experience with Unix/Linux environment for automating processes with shell scripting.
* Experience with manipulation massive scale structured and unstructured data.
* Understanding of different databases performance tuning.
* Excellent communications skills, with the ability to synthesize, simplify and explain complex problems to different types of audience, including executives Education
* Master or PhD degree in a quantitative or hard science discipline: statistics, operations research, computer science, informatics, engineering, applied mathematics, economics, and physics chemistry.