Data Scientist (Mid- Senior) in Westwood, MO at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 2/9/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Location:
    Westwood, MO
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    2/9/2021
  • Job ID:
    326272

Job Description

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Data Scientist (Mid- Senior) for an opportunity with a client located in Westwood, MO. The candidate will be expected to work with current team members and go to the products and knock down all of the requirements around a specific data scientist capability. They will also provide a concreted and validated solution and be the driving force for the models.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with data scientists/engineers/stewards on data extraction and data cleaning.
  • Develop powerful analytics insights from geographical, manufacturing, industrial data using advanced machine learning techniques.
  • Design, implement and optimize OR/simulation/machine learning models based on structured and unstructured data.
  • Work closely with the software engineering team in the delivery of analytic software
  • Work in a highly interactive, team-oriented environment.

Requirements:

  • PhD in Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Operations Research or a related field with statistics courses/publications/proven expertise (Electrical/Mechanical/Environmental Engineering, Spatial Statistics, Geoinformatics, Environmental Modeling, Engineering, Computer Science, or Computational Biology)
  • Proficient in machine learning algorithms and concepts;
  • Ability to work in a highly interactive, team-oriented environment. Comfort in communicating technical content in an easy to understand way
  • Proficiency of at least one of Python or R is a must-have and working knowledge of the other
  • Working knowledge of the following programming languages: SQL, Java, Javascript, C/C++, Scala is a plus
  • Proficiency in Spatial and/or Temporal Statistical Modeling
  • Proficiency in Machine learning algorithms and concepts (Ensembles, Deep Learning, SVM, etc.)
  • Experience working with agricultural/biological scientific data is highly desired
  • Drive for translating business problems into research initiatives that deliver business value
  • Creativity in defining challenging exploratory projects

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.