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Senior Data Scientist

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH116246
  • Location: USA, New York, Manhattan
  • Sector: Insight & Data, R and D
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 15/11/2017
Responsibilities:

*Leveraging primary data, quantitative modeling & financial analysis to optimize decision making
*Working extensively with key stakeholders across the company to understand business needs, vet opportunities, and delivery analytically-based recommendations to drive action
*Designing experiments and pilots to test hypothesis
*Developing and delivering presentations to communicate technical ideals and analytical findings to non-technical peers and stakeholders
*Coaching more junior or non-technical peers to structure, drive, and communicate findings from analytical projects
*Collaborating with other Data Scientists to develop and apply predictive models to business problems

Qualifications:

The successful candidate must have a minimum 4 years of relevant work experience in applied quantitative and qualitative analysis. Utility industry experience preferred. S/he must have experience managing engagements to understand business problems/opportunities, translating needs into analytic projects and applying results. The applicant must have a command of analytic methods, tools and data wrangling techniques. S/he must possess excellent organizational, prioritization and interpersonal skills along with excellent written and verbal communication skills. The candidate must have demonstrated the ability to quickly acquire in-depth knowledge of new IT technologies. S/he must have the ability to present technical topics to non-technical audience and have demonstrated ability to handle multiple assignments and changing priorities.

Bachelor's degree in Analytics, Economics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or equivalent; advanced degree preferred.

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