Lead Data Scientist

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-1690767299
Category: Analytics & Data Sciences
Location: Atlanta, GA

Our client, a major global company is building a world-class, enterprise-wide, Data Science team.
We are looking for Data Scientists who are experienced in state-of-the-art statistical modeling or machine learning algorithms and enjoy working with lines of businesses and solving complex business problems.

Ideal Candidate:

• 5+ years of industry experience applying machine learning, statistical modeling, or optimization algorithms to large data sets
• Proven track record of leading large-scale data science projects and generating actionable business results
• Expert knowledge of R or Python
• Exceptional communications skills with ability to present to technical and business audiences, including executive-level sponsors

Responsibilities:

• Provides technical leadership and broad subject matter expertise on cutting-edge computational,
• quantitative, and algorithmic techniques applicable to data science
• Builds predictive and prescriptive models, algorithms, and simulations
• Mentors and possibly manage junior-level and senior-level data scientists
• Make business recommendations