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Data Scientist
Ref No.: 18-01321
Location: White Plains, New York
Job Title               :                 Data Scientist
Location               :                 White Plains, NY
Job Type              :                  Fulltime / Permanent 
 
Job Description:
 
Responsibilities: 
  • Experience is preferably in different programming languages such as Python, R, Java, Ruby, Clojure, MATLAB, Pig or SQL.
  • Have an understanding of Hadoop, Hive and/or MapReduce.
  • Natural Language Processing: the interactions between computers and humans.
  • Machine learning: using computers to improve as well as develop algorithms.
  • Conceptual modelling: to be able to share and articulate modelling.
  • Statistical analysis: to understand and work around possible limitations in models.
  • Predictive modelling: most of the big data problems are towards being able to predict future outcomes.
  • Hypothesis testing: being able to develop hypothesis and test them with careful experiments.
  • Expert in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets with a variety of tools.
  • Accomplished in the use of statistical analysis environments such as R, MATLAB.
  • Experience with BI tools such as Tableau, PowerBI and Microstrategy.
  • Define enterprise information standards, guidelines and principles. 
Requirements: 
  • Experience with Python, R is a must.
  • A deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms.
  • Passionate about asking and answering questions in large datasets, and you are able to communicate that passion to product managers and engineers.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to query databases and perform statistical analysis.
  • Ability to develop or program databases.
  • Ability to advice senior management in clear language about the implications of their work for the organization.
  • Basic, understanding of how a business and strategy works.
  • Ability to create examples, prototypes, demonstrations to help management better understand the work.
  • Good understanding of design and architecture principles.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Knowledge of electric utility industry standards, equipment and smart grid data model’s a plus.
  • Responsive to customer requests and needs.
  • Understanding of all data oriented ITIL processes.
  • Ability to prioritize and plan work with respect to project schedules, and deliver results in a timely manner.
  • Excellent planning, organization and presentation skills in order to communicate to all audience levels.
  • Excellent analytic and problem solving skills.
  • A keen desire to solve business problems, and live to find patterns and insights within structured and unstructured data.
  • Analytics strategies and solutions that challenge and expand the thinking of everyone around you.
  • As comfortable with relational databases as with Hadoop-based data mining frameworks.
  • Familiar with SQL, Python, Java and C/C++.
  • Strong analytical, creative thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and provide high quality solution under pressure.
  • BS or Master’s Degree in operations research, applied statistics, data mining, machine learning, physics or a related quantitative discipline.
  • 5-7 years of experience delivering world-class data science outcomes, you solve complex analytical problems using quantitative approaches with your unique blend of analytical, mathematical and technical skills.
 

Warm Regards,
Viren Singh
Direct: 703-889-6697 | virens@lancesoft.com