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Data Scientist

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Location
Duluth, GA
Salary
$90,000 - $95,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Jul 01, 2017
Job ID
2498299

FULL TIME W2 ONLY!!!  NO SPONSORSHIP

POSITION SUMMARY & KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

 
  • Understand customer business use cases and be able to translate them to analytical data applications and models with a vision on how to implement a solution.
  • Clearly communicate the business and technical benefits of analytics and visualization to both business and technical audiences.
  • Support subsequent business units in developing and implementing Tableau server dashboards and other analytical solutions.
  • Work closely with other members of the services analytics team to drive the implementation of these solutions.
  • Manipulate, aggregate and derive useful information from data stored across many sources and different databases.
  • Be willing to learn: Develop expertise in areas outside of core comfort zone and learn from experienced members of the team.
 
Qualifications:
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Physics, Math, Statistics or equivalent experience
  • 1-3 years of experience in the applied analytic space
  • Programming skills & experience in Java, C++, R, Perl, or Python.
  • Strong understanding of algorithms and advanced data structures.
  • Experience in solutions that leverage distributed processing of large data sets (e.g. MapReduce, Hadoop, Aster).
  • Motivated self-starter, with a high capacity for rapid learning and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Understanding of database fundamentals and SQL Programming.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
 
KEY SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:
  • Ability to apply data analysis to solve a business problem that has a real impact to customers
  • Excellent team player
  • Must be self-motivated, results driven, and able to work with minimum supervision
  • Intellectually curious: Willingness to try solutions and work through failures
  • Outstanding interpersonal, communication and customer relationship skills – able to work effectively with internal customer from developers and Operations personnel through senior management