Senior Data Scientist - Walmart Connect

Senior Data Scientist - Walmart Connect

  • Location HOBOKEN, NJ
  • Career Area Data Science and Analytics
  • Job Function -
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD862368

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Walmart Connect is seeking experienced data science individual contributors to build and enhance ads measurement capabilities through advanced analytics and machine learning techniques.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and enhance media mix models to connect the impact of marketing drivers and business short-term and long-term outcomes
  • Develop optimization and simulation algorithms to guide the marketing investment and allocation recommendations to stakeholders
  • Scale current Python modeling algorithm through parallel processing or other efficiency enhancement
  • Design and execute A/B test and other experiments
  • Explain complex modeling approaches in simple terms and develop compelling narratives that connect modeling results with business problems
  • Partner with cross-functional team to streamline data science solutions

   Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in statistics, economics, operations research, engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in MMM, measurement, A/B testing, marketing strategy & analytics
  • Proficient coding skills (Python/SQL) and database knowledge
  • Extensive experience with predictive modeling algorithms
  • Strong project management skills
  • Communicate technical material to a range of audiences and to ‘tell a story’ that provides insight into the business
  • You have a passion for working in a fast-paced agile environment.
  • A collaborative mindset and sense of curiosity

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD degree in Statistics, Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Physics, or related field
  • Industry experience in building market mix and multi-touch attribution models
  • Industry experience in developing and executing different types of experiment design
  • Experience with advertising, measurement, and/or digital marketing analytics
  • Experience with advertising technology platforms Ad servers, DSPs, DMPs, etc.

 About Walmart Connect

At Walmart, we enable the connection between supplier brands and retail shoppers at unprecedented scale. As primary stewards of our brand promise, "Save Money. Live Better," we work alongside some of the most talented people in the world to engage with the more than 150M households who shop with us. This is a unique opportunity to join a small, high-visibility team within the largest company in the world. We believe all digital advertising can be targeted and accountable – and we have Walmart's sales data to prove it.

Benefits & Perks: 

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more. 

Equal Opportunity Employer 

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people. 

Who We Are

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you’ll quickly find we’re a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement.  From day one, you’ll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life. careers.walmart.com

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Option 1- Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and 3
years' experience in an analytics related field. Option 2- Master’s degree in Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science,
Information Technology, or related field and 1 years' experience in an analytics related field. Option 3 - 5 years' experience in an analytics or
related field.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Data science, machine learning, optimization models, Master’s degree in Machine Learning, Computer Science, Information Technology, Operations Research, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics, Successful completion of one or more assessments in Python, Spark, Scala, or R, Using open source frameworks (for example, scikit learn, tensorflow, torch)

Primary Location...

221 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN, NJ 07030, United States of America

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity – unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.

All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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