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Reference # : 17-00010 Title : Data Scientist
Location : Des Plaines, IL
Position Type : Direct Placement
Experience Level : Start Date : 11/07/2017  
Description
At Trillium, we assist our clients in finding just the right candidates to fit their needs! They are currently seeking a Data Scientist. This role is a highly analytical and strategic, in which the cornerstone is based on successfully analyzing and implementing high ROI data-driven initiatives into our client's fast-paced organization.
 
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate key areas to understand company needs and devise possible solutions
  • Collaborate with analytic and data teams to set objectives, approaches, and work plans
  • Leverage large sets of structured and unstructured data to develop tactical and strategic insights
  • Interpret and communicate analytic results to analytical and non-analytical business partners
  • Implement new statistical or other mathematical methodologies as needed for specific models or analysis
  • Build quantitative, non-linear, and time-series models using R/SAS/Python
  • Analyze/interpret data and recommend optimal action plans
  • Keep up-to-date with latest technology and predictive analysis approaches
  Qualifications
  • Expertise in statistical techniques for modeling and machine learning
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Math and/or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years' practical experience with SAS, ETL, data processing, database programming and data analytics
  • Extensive background in data mining and statistical analysis
  • Able to understand various data structures and common methods in data transformation
  • Excellent pattern recognition and predictive modeling skills
  • Experience with programming languages such as Java/Python an asset