Data Scientist – Birmingham, AL

Written on March 21, 2018

Warren Averett Staffing and Recruiting is seeking an experienced Data Scientist to join a growing company in Birmingham, AL.

Job Description

We are seeking a Data Scientist that can unleash the potential of machine learning and Big Data to solve critical business challenges and unearth new opportunities.

Responsibilities

  • Create data-driven machine learning, Big Data, and modeling solutions that revamp our processes or produce data products
  • Collect data for ad hoc, statistical analyses and data mining using STATE-OF-THE ART methods
  • Initiate and lead the development, collection and organization of data for ad hoc and statistical analyses
  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and experience with common data science tools
  • Identify methods that allow continuous and automated statistical testing to enhance the predictability of deployed models
  • Maintain relationships between business-area clients, business intelligence and IT so all teams are aligned to meet team objectives
  • Present and communicate conclusions, solutions and complex analyses clearly to all audiences

Requirements

  • 8+ years of experience with a Master’s degree in a STEM field, like but not limited to: Computer Science, statistics, applied mathematics, operations research, engineering, economics, social sciences, physics and chemistry
  • A quantitative, technical background in addition to being very curious
  • Proficient with SQL and NoSQL databases and data
  • Significant experience with AWS tools and services for storing and exploring data, such as: S3, Dynamo, RDS, Athena, Redshift, EMR…Etc.

Preferred Skills

  • Experience working with raw and missing data
  • Applied statistics skills such as distributions, statistical testing and regression

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