|Date Posted:||Monday, August 31st, 2020|
|Job Location:||Portland, OR|
|Pay Rate:||$125,000 - $165,000|
|Required Skills:||Data Scientist|
Data Scientist (s) design, develop, and implement data-driven solutions using machine learning technologies and advanced statistical analyses. You should be passionate about finding insights in data, comfortable with large and fragmented data sets, and command a variety of analytic tools at your disposal as a Data Scientist.
Our client with a need for a Data Scientist is working to create a seamless and frictionless experience for consumers nationwide. This presents a unique challenge and opportunity for innovative and disruptive solutions from the Data Office.
The ideal Data Scientist candidate is an independent, solution-oriented thinker with a strong background processing large data sets, applying analytical rigor and statistical methods, and driving toward actionable insights and novel solutions.
-The selected Data Scientist candidate with solid Data Science experience will design and develop end-to-end machine learning pipelines (data exploration, training data generation, feature engineering, model building, and performance evaluation) for a wide variety of projects.
-Work in a multi-disciplined team where you’ll take full ownership of turning discoveries and ideas into machine learning models.
-Design, implement, and analyze online experiments, including A/A and A/B testing, in a variety of configuration environments.
Qualified Data Scientist candidates will have many of the following requirements:
-Experience as a Data Scientist
-End to end machine learning experience.
-PhD’s preferred or MA/MS-Masters with lots of experience. Minimal: a BA/BS degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science, or its equivalent in a related technical field and 3 years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Master's or PhD degree preferred. Prefer a specialization in entity resolution/disambiguation, information retrieval, machine learning, or natural language processing.
- Strong analytical skills and comfortable working with large data sets and ability to transform data into actionable insights.
- Exceptional technical skills:
- Strong programming skills in at least one language such as Python, Java, Scala, C++, Julia
- Experience with SQL and relational databases
- Experience with unstructured & semi-structured data sources and requisite processing tools
- Ability to work in an agile environment
Preferred Capabilities & Responsibilities:
- Passion for helping healthy people stay well and for improving the comfort and health level of sick people as efficiently and compassionately as possible
- Familiarity with retail, e-commerce, or financial analytics, including approaches such as life event modeling, customer lifetime value
- Experience in Big Data Hadoop, Spark, Storm or related paradigms and associated languages such as Pig, Hive, Mahout
- Experience in AWS, Azure, or other cloud ecosystems
- Familiarity with Big Data NoSQL databases: DynomoDB, Cassandra, MongoDB, or Neo4j
- Familiarity with Elasticsearch, Soir, or Lucene
- Published work in academic conferences or industry circles
- Demonstrated ability to guide and contribute to research of new analytic approaches, inference algorithms, and machine learning techniques
A team player attitude with excellent English verbal and written English communication skills not requiring repeating during rapid English conversation
This career opportunity is based in Portland, Oregon and offers a generous competitive starting base salary in the $120,000 to $165,000 per year range based on experience plus a possible signing bonus and great benefits. Your asking compensation will be submitted after your approval. They offer a very generous relocation package.
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