Chicago, IL 60606
Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist
$90,000 - 195,000
Contact: Nancy Darian - [email protected]
Leading company in Chicago, IL is seeking a Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist to solve the company's biggest marketing and operational challenges using advanced modeling and analytical techniques. Use your business experience (post-academia) and deep experience with predictive modeling to drive customer-centric solutions.
Note: candidates MUST have at least 4 years of full-time business experience post Master's or Phd degree to be considered.
Requirements of the Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist:
--Master's or PhD in a quantitative field (Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science).
--4 or more years of hands-on quantitative experience in a business setting (post academia) with the following:
--machine learning, NLP and fraud modeling
--IoT data analysis
--decision trees, GLM and and multivariate regression
--Python, R, Spark, Hadoop, TensorFlow and other big data tools as well as SQL. SAS experience will be considered.
--Proven ability to translate business objectives and problems into analytically based solutions
--Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to lead significant enterprise wide projects
--customer driven mindset
--the Senior Data Scientist will set the strategy and mentor more junior data scientists as well as be hands on.
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