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Principal Data Scientist

Post Date:Jan 03, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:1/3/2018Salary:
Location:US-CO-Denver Job Reference:88802
  • Experience in leading a team of Data Scientists
  • Strong knowledge in Python, R, machine learning, statistics, Linux, business intelligence tools, advanced Microsoft Excel
  • Solid understanding of predictive analytics, statistical modeling and data-mining (theory, algorithms and application)
  • Knowledge and experience in: Regression (multivariate, logistic and kernel), Support Vector Machines, Bagging, Boosting, Decision Trees, Survival analysis, Clustering, Optimization, Game Theory, Stochastic Processes
  • A track record of providing compelling insights based on data
  • Able to make intelligent approximations and design effective mathematical models in order to make them accurate, practical and scalable
  • Able to identify assumptions and the limitations of mathematical models and algorithms and how it impacts reporting and decision-making
  • Exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to maintain focus in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally
  • Experience with SQL, "NoSQL" and "Big-Data" is desirable
  • Bonus talents: Ad Tech experience

Job Description:
  • Build machine learning or statistical models to discover actionable insights
  • Develop proof-of-concept solutions for advanced reporting or automated decision-making
  • Monitor, tune, and extend existing Data Science solutions/products
  • Be a resource for the Data Analysis team for advanced reporting needs
  • Perform ad-hoc analyses and reporting for Operations and Engineering (HDFS, Spark, Impala, Kafka)
  • Retrieve, clean, transform and overlay 3rd-party data

Contact Information

Ph: (602) 595-9900

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