Jr Data Scientist

  • Company:
    Calliere Group Inc.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

City:
New York (or remote)
Province:
New_York
Country:
USA
Posted:
7/18/2018
Expires:
9/18/2018
Start:
ASAP
Type:
Permanent
Travel:
Dress Code:
 
Job Description:
We now have a need for junior Data Scientist(s) in the NY area (or remote).
The successful candidate will join a team who is responsible for maintaining the competitiveness of our client’s predictive models. As well as contributing to the R&D agenda, the role will involve working closely with a variety of internal stakeholders, ensuring the alignment of priorities and maximising the usage of our insights.
Skills & Experience required
– Exceptional numerical ability and creative thinker/problem solver.
– Experience using some of the major data science tools e.g. Python (preferable), and/or R
– Organized, autonomous, and a drive / commitment
– Excellent interpersonal skills: the candidate would be expected to work across and between existing teams.
– Strong communication and presentation skills, including the ability to translate analyses to non-technical audiences.
Desirable Skills
– Proficiency in statistical modelling and machine learning techniques e.g. k-means, decision trees, neural networks, ensemble learning, etc.
– Good working knowledge of PostgreSQL and understanding of data modelling and relational databases.
– Experience of machine learning libraries e.g. scikit-learn, Tensor Flow.
– Experience in feature engineering and designing robust model tuning approaches.
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