Job Description



Position - Data Scientist
Job Location - Columbus , Ohio
Job Type - Full time(W2)
at Soothsayer Analytics (View all jobs)

Keyskills

R, Python, NoSQL, Visualization Software

Job Details

Soothsayer is seeking a Data Scientist who has experience and interest in solving challenging big data problems. The ideal candidate has expertise and interest to solve interesting business problems using large-scale analytics and algorithms. The Data Science team works on a variety of exciting analytics and modeling projects.

Job Description:

  • Solve cutting edge, challenging problems working alongside a great team of world class data scientists and analytics experts
  • Effectively identify, prioritize and communicate data requirements supporting analytics that deliver key business insights
  • Having a passion for solving interesting and challenging big data problems
  • Expert and desire to be hands on as well as lead teams to solve interesting business problems using large-scale analytics and algorithms
  • Reframe business, and product objectives as machine learning tasks that can deliver actionable insights and accurate predictions
  • Communicate results to scientific, business, and editorial stakeholders
  • Mine data to prototype models for targeting and personalization
  • Collaborate with other engineers, data scientists, and product/business people
  • Execute your machine learning research with reliability and reproducibility

 

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors with 4+ years experience in computer science, applied mathematics, or other quantitative/ computational discipline
  • 4+ years of experience across one or more of the following disciplines: analytics, data warehousing, software engineering
  • 2+ years experience with open source machine learning tools built in Python or R
  • 2+ years experience with scripting languages (e.g., Python, Ruby, Perl, Bash)
  • Data engineering experience, including SQL and manipulating large structured or unstructured datasets for analysis
  • Preferred experience with MapReduce/Hadoop and related technologies (e.g., Pig, Hive, Cascading). Familiarity with Amazon Web Services and Elastic MapReduce a plus
  • Experience hands on experience with implementing machine learning algorithms and models
  • NLP experience is a plus
  • Excellent data presentation skills

Soothsayer Analytics is an Equal Opportunity Employer and e-Verify Company.

Company Overview

Advanced Analytics firm focused on Pattern Recognition and Unstructured Data. Our team actively works with, creates, and researches cutting edge Data Science techniques. We approach each problem individually and architect custom solutions. Our strength lies in our ability to build and productize proprietary algorithms and analytical tools. Advised by 10 industry experts whose domain knowledge we leverage to better architect industry specific solutions. Our delivery partners include 20+ Data Scientists with a combined 75 Patents and 300+ Publications. We collaborate with this brain trust to keep us abreast of state-of-the-art techniques and to help deliver world-class results. We utilize cutting edge Machine Learning and Statistical Techniques to extract Hidden Insights and Patterns from Complex, High Dimensional, and Unstructured Data.

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