Associate Data Scientist

Associate Data Scientist

Mountain View, CA 94039 2016-11-03 - –

Intuit Intuit

Description

Intuit’s IDEA (Intuit Data Engineering & Analytics) team is tasked with building, protecting and expanding Intuit's competitive advantage and customer experience. We intelligently manage risk, shaping strategy to drive better business decisions for our internal and external environment.

Come join the IDEA team as an Associate Data Scientist.

Responsibilities:
Provides guidance and support leadership to Business leaders and stakeholders on how best to harness available data in support of critical business needs and goals

Leads the full cycle of iterative big data exploration, including hypothesis formulation, algorithm development, data cleansing, testing, insight generation/visualization, and action planning

Uses considerable expertise and independent judgment in collaborating with peers, data engineers, database managers, and business analysts in designing and implementing the research strategy needed to methodically and iteratively structure, extract, cleanse, sample, test, validate, and communicate data-driven insights from complex sources and significant volumes of data for complex and unique business problems

Applies proven methods and hacking skills in working with divergent data types, data scales, and big data (petabytes), to explore and extrapolate data-driven insights using advanced, predictive statistical modeling and testing applied to data acquired and cleansed from a range of sources (relational and non-relational NoSQL databases)

Provides to business stakeholders the entrepreneurial guidance essential for appropriately interpreting and building on findings, and fully exploiting the insights revealed through the research Qualifications

Analytical query and test results

Test results/validation checks

Cleansed/transformed data from raw data inputs

Standard business report findings (e.g., monthly, quarterly, annual)

Business recommendations as input into product development or marketing and business strategies

Data specification, flow mappings, and business logic documentation associated with new or modified product data capture requirements

Testing scenarios for PoC and quality product functional testing of capabilities

Design and code documentation

Company Overview:
Imagine a career where your creative inspiration can fuel BIG innovation. Year-over-year, Intuit has been recognized as a best employer and is consistently ranked on Fortune’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” and Fortune World’s “Most Admired Software Companies” lists. Immerse yourself in our award winning culture while creating breakthrough solutions that simplify the lives of consumers and small businesses and their customers worldwide.

Intuit is expanding its social, mobile, and global footprint with a full suite of products and services that are revolutionizing the industry. Utilizing design for delight and lean startup methodologies, our entrepreneurial employees have brought more than 250 innovations to market – from QuickBooks® and TurboTax®, to GoPayment, Mint.com, big data, cloud (SaaS, PaaS) and mobile apps. The breadth and depth of these customer-driven innovations mean limitless opportunities for you to turn your ingenious ideas into reality at Intuit.

Discover what it’s like to be part of a team that rewards taking risks and trying new things. It’s time to love what you do! Check out all of our career opportunities at: http://careers.intuit.com/ . EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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