Staff Data Scientist
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Career Area Data Science and Analytics
- Job Function Data Science and Analytics
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1166947BR
What you'll do at
- Perform hands-on data exploration and modeling work on massive data sets.
- Use machine learning and data mining techniques to develop robust models in areas such as customer loyalty prediction, segmentation and profiling, retention analysis, churn assessment, and product recommendation.
- Pull data from warehouse, perform feature engineering, back-test models, compare model performances and communicate the results.
- Architect, develop, and maintain data analytics platforms that visualize data and drive business insights that can be translated into product strategies and marketing decisions.
- Spend time researching state of the art modeling techniques and implement them.
- Proficient in machine learning and data mining packages in R, Python, or Weka.
- Experience working with large data sets and distributed computing tools (Map/Reduce, Hadoop, Hive, or Spark).
- Expertise with shell scripting and automation.
- Capabilities of managing end-to-end machine learning pipeline from data exploration, feature engineering, model building, performance evaluation, and online testing with big data set.
- Experience with reporting tools such as Tableau and D3.js.
- PhD in Computer Science, Statistics or related field; OR a Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Statistics or related field and 2 years of related experience.
- Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, iterative development environment.
- Exemplary communication skills, ability to work with large cross functional teams of technical and non-technical members.
- Experience with ETL and Data-Warehouse.
- Prior experience in eCommerce or Online Retail.
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- Retirement Plan
- Vision Plans
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