Senior Data Scientist - Machine Learning, Python, R, Predictive Analyt

Recruiter
Precision System Design, Inc.
Location
New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 19, 2016
Closes
Sep 25, 2016
Role
IT
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
Our direct client is looking for a Sr. Data Scientist with a programming background!

The business itself focuses on using big data analytics and social graph theories to capitalize on human relationships and to predict and understand human behavior in ways that benefit their clients. So, this role is really at the heart of their business!

You will be replacing a senior consultant - they want to bring this role in-house.

Apply today to be a part of an exciting, fast-paced organization in the center of some of the latest technologies!

Required:

- 3+ years of non-academic data science experience
- Software engineering background (Java preferred)
- Strong foundation and expertise in at least two of the following: predictive modelling, statistical learning/inference, survey and experiment design and analysis, independent research, or NLP
- Expertise in various statistical packages such as R, STATA, Python, Weka, or Apache Spark
- Experience with SQL queries and data visualization tools
- Familiarity with graph theory/algorithms and numerical optimization

Plusses:

- BA/BS in Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Machine Learning, or other related technical field
- PhD preferred 

We will call qualified candidates after review.
Resumes will NOT be sent to clients without your approval. 

REFERRALS WANTED - $1000 REWARD!
Refer a colleague to us, and Precision will give you $1000 if we find a job for that person!

(The fine print: The referred candidate must be previously unknown to us. Start date must be within 6 months of referral.)

Overtime: straight time

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