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San Francisco Metro Area
Business Operations
Business/Business Systems Analyst
JN -022018-20868

Sr. Data Scientist
Position Description:
The Senior Data Scientist will work in and lead teams as technical domain expert addressing statistical, machine learning, AI and data understanding problems in a commercial technology and consultancy development environment. In this role, you will contribute to the development and deployment of modern machine learning, operational research, semantic analysis, optimization, and statistical methods for finding structure in large data sets.
As a Senior Data Scientist, you will be part of a data science or cross-disciplinary team on commercially-facing development projects, typically involving large, complex data sets. These teams typically include statisticians, computer scientists, software developers, engineers, product managers, and end users, working in concert with partners in company business units. Potential application areas include remote monitoring, asset reliability, process optimization, trending issues, and forecasting.
In this role, you will:

  • Partner with product owners and operational personnel to shape Statements of Work for Data Science opportunities
  • Participate in Workouts to identify and shape opportunities to use data science to create customer value
  • Develop, verify, and validate analytics to address customer needs and opportunities.
  • Work as part of a cross-functional team to translate algorithms into viable & scalable products and services
  • Work in technical teams in development, deployment, and application of applied analytics, predictive analytics, and prescriptive analytics.
  • Perform exploratory and targeted data analyses using descriptive statistics and other methods.
  • Work with data engineers on data quality assessment, data cleansing and data analytics
  • Generate reports, annotated code, and other projects artifacts to document, archive, and communicate your work and outcomes.
  • Communicate methods, findings, and hypotheses with stakeholders.
  • Master’s Degree in a “STEM” major (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) plus 7 years analytics development for industrial applications in a commercial/industrial setting
  • OR
  • Ph.D. in a “STEM” major (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) plus 3 year analytics development for industrial applications in a commercial/industrial setting
  • Demonstrated expertise in the use of one or more analytic software tools or languages (e.g., SAS, SPSS, R, Python)
  • Demonstrated expertise in data visualization and storytelling to translate complex data into customer insight
  • Demonstrated expertise in modeling, feature extraction, and the development and application of descriptive, applied, and predictive analytics on industrial datasets
  • Demonstrated expertise in data science technology and industry trends
  • Ability to influence in dynamic environment and across teams in multiple/global locations
Eligibility Requirements:
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. Company may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
  • Must be willing to travel at least 10%
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Pleasanton, CA
Desired Characteristics:
Technical Expertise:
  • Demonstrated skill in data management methods and analytic scaling
  • Demonstrated skill in predictive & prescriptive analytics and analytic prototyping
  • Demonstrated skill in solutions integration
  • Domain Knowledge:
  • Demonstrated skill in one or more industry sectors of power, O&G, control systems, system level optimization
  • Demonstrated skill in defining and delivering customer value
  • Demonstrated expertise working in team settings in various roles
  • Demonstrated expertise in critical thinking and problem-solving methods
  • Demonstrated expertise in presentation and communications skills

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