Sr Data Scientist (Hadoop)
Duluth, Georgia | Scout
Sr. Data Scientist (Hadoop)
-Understand customer business use cases and be able to translate them to analytical data applications and models with a vision on how to implement a solution.
-Clearly communicate the business and technical benefits of analytics and visualization to both business and technical audiences.
-Support subsequent business units in developing and implementing Tableau server dashboards and other analytical solutions.
-Work closely with other members of the services analytics team to drive the implementation of these solutions.
-Manipulate, aggregate and derive useful information from data stored across many sources and different databases.
-Be willing to learn: Develop expertise in areas outside of core comfort zone and learn from experienced members of the team.
Key Skills & Attributes:
-Ability to apply data analysis to solve a business problem that has a real impact to customers
-Excellent team player
-Must be self-motivated, results driven, and able to work with minimum supervision
-Intellectually curious: Willingness to try solutions and work through failures
-Outstanding interpersonal, communication and customer relationship skills – able to work effectively with internal customer from developers and Operations personnel through senior management
Bachelor’ s Degree in Computer Science, Physics, Math, Statistics or equivalent experience
5+ years of experience in the applied analytic space
5+ years of programming skills & experience in Java, C++, R, Perl, or Python.
Strong understanding of algorithms and advanced data structures.
3+ years of advanced experience with Hadoop (preferably HDP)
Motivated self-starter, with a high capacity for rapid learning and meticulous attention to detail.
Advanced understanding of Hadoop framework and data structures.
Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills