Data Scientist

Data Scientist

Whitehouse Station, NJ 2016-11-11 - –

Data Scientist

Job Description
Ideal candidate for this role is someone with a strong background
in computer programming, statistics, and data science who is eager to tackle
problems with large, complex datasets using the latest python, R, and/or Spark. You are a self-starter who will take
ownership of your projects and deliver high-quality data-driven analytics
solutions. You are adept at solving
diverse business problems by utilizing a variety of different tools,
strategies, algorithms and programming languages.

Essential Qualifications
and Skills
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Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, statistics,
computer science, economics or other quantitative field

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Expertise in statistical programming with at
least one language such as Python, R, Scala or SAS

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Experience working with large, complex datasets
including data transformation operations such as dataset merging, data
cleansing, imputation of missing values, and other operations related to
exploratory data analysis

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Ability to analyze patterns within datasets and
to use those patterns to tell a story about the data

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Experience developing data visualizations using
a tool such as Matplotlib (python), Shiny (R), Spark, or R

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Highly proficiency in SQL

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Ability to effectively present and explain
complex concepts to a non-technical audience

Technical Skills
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Experience developing predictive models and/or deep
learning algorithms

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Machine learning libraries for Python
(scikit-learn, pandas, scipy, numpy, etc) and/or Spark

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Experience working with text data, NLP, NLTK,
and text search (i.e. Solr)

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Experience in parallel, distributed systems with
technologies such as Hadoop and Hive

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Linux command line and scripting experience

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Experience working with unstructured text, images
and/or voice data

Responsibilities
·
Build efficient, scalable and resilient analytics
models, data pipeline and transformation processes of many/all types of source
data both internal and external.

·
Assess business analytics needs, develop
strategies to address them, be hands-on with data mining & performing
advanced analytics, and delivering quality solution.

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Providing consistent assessment of the
accuracy of data solutions that are deriving variables from a complex mix of
data and mathematical/statistical models.

      Chubb Whitehouse – Hall's Mill

      Whitehouse Station
      08889-1600

      Information Technology

      Travel

      Yes, 25 % of the Time

      Job Posting

      Nov 10, 2016, 3:27:22 PM

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