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Data Scientist #1716

Company:
Amarx Search, Inc.
Location:
Tempe, Arizona, United States
Salary:
$53 per hour on a 3+ month W-2 contract
Posted:
February 15, 2018

Posted By Premium Recruiter

Description:

Type: 3+ Month W-2 Contract

Location: Tempe, AZ

Pay: $53 per hour

Position ID: 1716

An excellent position with one of America's best banks

* Data Scientist *

Please apply ONLY if you have a Master's degree and experience with common data science toolkits

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

We can ONLY consider your application if you have:

1: Master's Degree

2: Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, etc.

3: Experience with common data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab, etc. Excellence in at least one of these is highly desirable

4: Great communication skills

5: Experience with data visualization tools, such as D3.js, GGplot, etc.

6: Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL, Hive, Pig

7: Experience with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase

8: Good applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.

9: Good scripting and programming skills

We are looking for an outstanding Data Scientist that will help discover the information hidden in vast amounts of data, and help make smarter decisions to deliver even better products. The primary focus will be in applying data mining techniques, doing statistical analysis, and building high quality prediction systems integrated with products. For example, products that automate scoring using machine learning techniques, build recommendation systems, develop internal A/B testing procedures, or build system for automated fraud detection.

Duties and Responsibilities

== Selecting features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques

== Data mining using state-of-the-art methods

== Extending company's data with third party sources of information when needed

== 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

== Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner

== Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance

No interview, relocation or living expenses provided

Please send resume as a Microsoft Word attachment to

Amarx Search, Inc. amarx.com