Data Scientist (A Players Only) in Rockville, MD at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 10/22/2020

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Job Description

We are looking for a Data Scientist that will help make the information hidden in vast amounts of structured and unstructured data useful, and help us make smarter decisions to solve business problems. The primary focus is in applying data mining techniques, doing statistical analysis, and building high quality prediction systems integrated with our solutions.

Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
Define approaches for data mining
Extending company's data with third party sources of information when needed
Doing ad-hoc analysis and R&D involving operating heterogeneous data sets
Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance

Skills and Qualifications
PhD in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics or other related fields
Real world experience of solving business problems using machine learning, data mining, data analysis
Data-oriented personality
Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms
Experience with common data science toolkits (such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, etc.)
Great communication skills
Experience with data visualization tools
Good applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.