IT/Software/Technology

Data Scientist

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS HAS AN OPENING!

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) is currently looking for a Data Scientist for a contract opening with one of our largest clients.

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 Only. No C2C eligibility for this positionVisa Sponsorship is Available ! The details are below.

Locations: Charlotte, NC  (On-Site or Remote)

Duration:  6+ Months

Rate:

To apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to Bob Cromer at: bcromer@strategicstaff.com and Reference Job Order #: 221248 or Click the Apply Button.

Data Scientist

  • This position is responsible for business consulting activities for the Analytics Competency Center within various business units as the primary interface and as a liaison to Information Technology.
  • Serve as an expert in translating complex data into key strategy insights and valuable actions.
  • Discover business narratives told by the data and present them to other scientists, business stakeholders, and managers at various levels.
  • Develop and test heuristics.
  • Create and run models.
  • Perform data exploration and data mining.
  • Create business intelligence, dashboards, visualizations, and/or other advanced analytics reports to adequately tell the business narrative and offer recommendations that are practiced, actionable, and have material impact, in addition to being well-supported by analytical models and data.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in business analytics or an advanced computer programming field, statistics, physics, mathematics, engineering, computer science, management of information systems, or related fields or an MBA.
  • Work experience in addition to degree: 5-10 years. Licenses, certifications, or registrations: Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) from INFORMS.

Job-specific knowledge, skills, or abilities:

  • Working knowledge of statistics, programming, and predictive modeling.
  • Working knowledge of code writing.
  • Previous experience working in data mining or natural language processing.
  • Possess advanced statistics/machine learning knowledge and implementation skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong critical thinking skills and the ability to relate them to the products or services the company is producing.
  • Understanding of and ability to use programming languages like Python and SQL (Structured Query Language).
  • Strong knowledge of basic and advanced prediction models.
  • Data mining knowledge that spans a range of disciplines.
  • Mastery of statistics, machine learning algorithms and advanced mathematics.
  • Strong knowledge of basic and advanced predictive and prescriptive models
  • Knowledge of electricity and natural gas utility business model and operations.
  • Basic knowledge of Linux command line interface.
  • Basic knowledge of cloud platform tools and techniques.
  • Basic knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem, including tools for data mining and analytics, including Sqoop, Hive, Pig, Spark and/or Scala.
  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks.
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) and experience with applications.
  • Data mining knowledge that spans a range of disciplines.
  • Strong exploratory analysis skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to bridge the gap between data science and business management.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and is detail oriented.
  • Capable in using visualization tools to deliver results

    The S3 Difference:

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Job ID: JOB-221248
Publish Date: 09 Mar 2023

Tagged as: Data Scientist