Data Scientist (Forecasting experience needed)

  • Redmond, Redmond, Washington, United States
  • Full-time

Company Description

Based out of Silicon Valley, our client leverages disruptive technology in data and digital to give clients competitive advantage. Our service model caters to clients in a slew of domains such as consulting, ideating, the art of the possible, rapid prototyping. Big Data Analytics and Digital Experiences such as IoT, Wearables, UX, Mobile,IP-led solutions and engineered software solutions. Our 2,500 odd employees serve more than 350 global clients, a significant number of whom are Fortune 500

 

Job Description

Title                                                          : Data Scientist (Forecasting)

Location                                                  :  Redmond, WA

Nature of employment                        : Full time permanent OR contract is also fine

 

Responsibilities:

  • Apply statistical or machine learning knowledge to specific business problems and data.
  • Supporting decision making by providing requirements to develop analytic capabilities, platforms, pipelines and metrics then using them to analyze trends and find root causes and forecast inaccuracies.
  • Improve upon existing methodologies by deploying data sources, testing model enhancements, and fine-tuning model parameters.
  • Build decision-making models and propose solutions for business problems.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in data science.
  • Experience in Demand Planning, Forecasting, and Time Series.
  • Experience with statistical methodologies such as segmentation, multivariate analysis, discrete choice modeling, and/or experimental design.
  • Solid foundation of statistical modeling and machine learning algorithms (classification, regression, clustering, etc) and experimental design ( A/B testing, etc.).
  • Extensive experience working in prediction, forecasting and/or automation.
  • Excellent quantitative modeling, statistical analysis, text mining, and data mining.
  • Hands on experience in R and/or Python.
  • Experience articulating business questions and using quantitate techniques to arrive at a solution using available data.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively advocate technical solutions.
  • Knowledge of at least one visualization tool – Power BI/Tableau.
  • Work collaboratively with team as well as independently.

Qualifications

Data scientist, forecasting

Additional Information

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