Kforce's client, a global leader in analytics consulting and technology in search for an Applied Data Scientist in New York, NY.
We are looking for an individual who is comfortable with manipulating math frameworks, map business problems into a math framework. The candidate should also be able to take a deep dive if the Machine learning models do not work as expected, what is the next step to improve the model instead of adding more data or switching algorithms.
Team & Position Overview:
The Product Team is an exceptional group of highly skilled individuals that love their work! The Product team builds science and technology applications that feed the analytical engines. The team is comprised of motivated individuals that do exceptional work. They face challenges together and they win together. You will collaborate with a fun and agile team to architect, implement, test, and continuously deliver new features and innovative products to our company and clients!
You will own & collaborate on:
- Lead & assist in methodology research and solution deployment of the experimental design software
Employ sophisticated analytic methodologies to help teams work through challenging experimental design issues and business questions
Analyze data and create novel analytical solutions to answer business questions
Research and implement statistical/ML methodologies to solve client problems and further develop product
Identify & help implement innovative ways to drive efficiency in our data and modeling processes
Effectively gather user feedback to understand opportunities to enhance our science and product, and work with the product team to incorporate feedback into product development
Support users in end-to-end process of experiment design, from designing the ideal test to meet their business need, to understanding the business implications of the test outcome
- Advanced degree in a quantitative field (e.g., Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, etc.)
5+ years of working experience
Prior experience with experimental design
Python Programming a must
Prior experience with SQL
Technical understanding of probability & statistics, machine learning and optimization algorithms
Strong attention to detail
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Great work ethic and intellectual curiosity
Desire and ability to work well with others in a team environment
Infrastructure/Engineer skill is a plus; Not looking for a Data Engineer nor ETL Developer
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.