Greater Chicago area
$80k - $130k base salary
Prominent Chicago area company is hiring Data Scientists:
-This role involves applying advanced analytical techniques to structured and unstructured data sets to solve business challenges.
-Responsibilities include data sourcing, hypothesis generation, text mining, and machine learning to provide solutions.
-Deliver financial results and risk insights through the use of predictive modeling.
-Lead full cycle projects, monitor trends, provide recommendations and work with cross functional business units as well as senior leadership.
Requirements of the Data Scientist:
-Advanced degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or equivalent.
-Minimum 2-5 years of business experience with predictive modeling, machine learning, and statistical techniques such as regression, decision trees, clustering, neural networks, text mining, etc.
-Expertise in R and Hadoop.
-Must be able to transform data and develop insights to influence business decisions.
-Experience in consulting, insurance, or financial services a plus.
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