Sr Data Engineer - Remote in Cincinnati, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/21/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Sr. Data Engineer will be responsible for leading the development and maintenance of pricing data management, systems and tools. The Data Engineer needs to have technical knowledge of platforms and software technology (PowerBI, R, Python, SQL Server), deep expertise in data science techniques, ability to drive effective support of data analysis and model management, and experience with IT project management practices

Responsibilities for this position include:
Maintain and update pricing systems and tools with inputs from Sales and Pricing teams

Develop and maintain machine learning models used in pricing
Coordinate IT initiatives for improving pricing process and tools
Maintain cost allocation at the product and customer level; resolve data discrepancies as they arise

Perform monthly audits to ensure pricing accuracy
Coordinate all data updates with appropriate departments (e.g., marketing, sales, finance, and operations)
Standardize data and reporting across businesses and teams to enable consistency and quality control of key business data
Manage pricing performance focus and put in place process and routines to drive value
Propose new methodologies to demonstrate data to improve existing methodologies

Requirements for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Business Analytics, Statistics, Computer Science or related field
5-7 years of experience performing and performing data mining, data analytics and predictive modeling initiatives
Experience with data visualization and data processing tools (e.g., PowerBI, R, Python)
Database management skills (e.g., Microsoft SQL Server)
Experience with supervised and unsupervised machine learning algorithms (clustering, decision tree learning, etc.)
Demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving skills
Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and accurate usage, etc.) and experience with applications
Demonstrable experience in handling multiple urgent priorities
Self-starter with continuous improvement attitude
Ability to communicate, influence and build trust across multiple partner groups