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Data Scientist

Clearwater, Florida, United States
December 01, 2016

SSG is looking for (2) Senior Statistical Data Analysts in Clearwater, FL. This is a permanent position with a highly sought after employer that operates on the frontier of the IT industry. The successful candidate will have excellent quantitative skills, and enjoy combining analytics with business acumen to provide actionable customer insights.

The salary is pretty broad depending on experience: $70,000 – 120,000

Key responsibilities include:

Manage dataset creation and data quality control processes for analytics and model development and validation.

Prepare datasets and conduct standard analyses then condense it down to a coherent story with clear conclusions and actionable insights to help lenders make better credit decisions using data

Identify ways to reduce credit risk and fraud losses, while increasing customer acceptance and/or conversion rates

Assist with ad hoc analyses to develop white papers/presentation materials to position the company as an industry leader

Present findings to prospective and existing customers to demonstrate value of the company data

Participate in other initiatives to enhance efficiency of Analytics group

Assist in performing more complex, client-specific analyses


Bachelor’s Degree in related field and 3+ years of experience as a Data Analyst

Knowledge of statistical models, advanced data mining, and predictive modeling techniques.

Statistical programming and manipulation experience is required (SAS, R, Machine Learning, or Python).

Experience working with large data sets (creation, formatting, cleansing).