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Data Scientist in Boston, MA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/24/2019

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Job Description

Data Scientist

Full-time

Boston, MA

Experienced Data Scientist-our client has an immediate opportunity for a Data Scientist; don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle - let us work for you! At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with IT hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the information technology market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If your background is in IT as a Data Scientist , and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Job Responsibilities

As a Data Scientist, you will be developing methods and systems to consolidate and analyze "Big Data". You will be using data, statistical and quantitative analysis, explanatory and high complexity predictive modeling and fact-based management to drive decision. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone that is stats monster! If you are giddy about quantitative techniques then this position is for you!

Additional responsibilities include

  • 3+ years' experience statistical modeling, querying and data mining on large datasets
  • MSc or higher in a S.T.E.M. discipline
  • Knowledge of engineering/analytical languages, e.g. Python, R, Scala, [Java is desired in addition]
  • Able to demonstrate hands-on experience with at least two of the following: machine-learning, data mining/predictive analytics, A|B and multi-variate testing, Natural language processing/text mining
  • Awareness of Google Analytics or similar web reporting tools
  • Awareness of relational database design and competence in methods of efficient information retrieval (SQL)
  • Awareness of noSQL storage engines, particularly MongoDB
  • Data visualization tools and techniques