Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist

Palo Alto, CA 94301 (Professorville area) 2016-11-04 - –

verizon Verizon

Responsibilities

Verizon Corporate Technology(VZ Labs) is looking for Senior Data Scientist. This position is responsible for meeting the big data needs of our various products and businesses. Specifically, this position is responsible for creating a state of the art analytics platform & solution that can be shared across product lines and businesses. With over 100 million wireless, wireline, enterprise customers and a massive global network, data analytics is a critical component of our business.

Design test plans and test cases for machine learning and analytics based software products.

Develop methodologies and tools to verify and validate output of machine learning algorithms.

Test automation and framework design and development.

Work with algorithm development team on best practices and key decisions on algorithm implementation or selection.

Qualifications

Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math, Statistics, Science or related field is preferred.

Experience in advanced analytics or research and development in machine learning algorithms, statistical modeling is required.

Strong experience in Java, Scala, Spark, C++ or other programming languages is must

Experience using distributed computing systems (Hadoop, HBase) for querying and job runs.

Familiarity with HTML, Django, JavaScript.

Not to boast, but a little bit about us

Verizon powers America’s fastest and most reliable network. We’re also leading the way in cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and video entertainment. Technology moves fast and so do we. We believe that bringing great ideas and customer experiences to life should be recognized and rewarded. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer – and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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