Data Scientist

Moline, IL 61265

Post Date: 04/13/2018 Job ID: 281219-2_1 Category: Data Science Salary: $115,000 - 125,000
Smith Hanley Associates
Data Scientist
Location: Moline, IL
Salary: $115,000 - 125,000
For consideration, please send your resume to Nancy Darian at [email protected]

Prominent manufacturing company is seeking a Data Scientist to transform data into analysis and insights. In this high visibility role, you will use your business and machine learning experience to lead projects and present your work in several key areas, including issue detection and inventory and pricing optimization.

Responsibilities of the Data Scientist:
--Transform large, complex structured and unstructured datasets into a usable format for analysis.
--Develop advanced statistical models designed to provide insights for decision making.
--Work closely with the IT team to ensure appropriate data is available for analysis.
--Determine relevant patterns in the data through the development of complex algorithms.
--Solve complex business related issues within marketing, customer service operations and manufacturing.

Qualifications of the Data Scientist:
--Minimum 5 years of relevant business based experience applying statistical analyses and analytical models with ability to solve complex business problems.
--Proven ability to code in SQL, R and Python in a business setting.
--5 years of experience using GUROBI, CPLEX post academia.
--Ability to integrate structured and non-structured data.
--Business based experience developing machine learning algorithms and predictive models.
--Business experience in marketing, customer service operations and manufacturing processes.
--Ability to communicate complex analytical insights to non technical audiences.
--Minimum master's degree in a quantitative field (statistics, computer science, mathematics etc.)
--Minimum 1 year of experience developing solutions within AWS cloud.
--Ability to travel 25%.

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Smith Hanley Associates takes pride in being the premier recruiting agency serving the direct marketing industry. For over 30 years, we have served both clients and candidates with specialization in database marketing analytics and marketing science. For more information, please visit our website at

Nancy Darian
Executive Recruiter

Nancy joined the Chicago office of Smith Hanley in 2005. Her expertise in the marketing analytics discipline has resulted in successful partnerships with both clients and candidates. She brings a customer-centric orientation, industry expertise, energy and integrity to her work.
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