Job Description :
Job Title: Data Scientist (Urgent Need)
Job Location: Bellevue, WA
Duration: 12 Months Contract + Possible Extension*

Job Description:
Sir Growth Analyst for clients Paid IM analytics team
This position joins a team of data scientists / analysts working in a fast-faced, multidisciplinary, international environment focused on growing our business of Affiliate Marketing & Strategic Partnerships. You will collaborate with marketers and engineers to shape the clients customer experience. Flexibility and ability to learn quickly is vital as team members work on a wide variety of projects and rotate domains/roles/responsibilities regularly. Candidates must be highly self-motivated and work well with project deadlines.

Responsibilities:
Work with stakeholders to find workable solutions to our business problems on data. This will require ability to translate problems stated in business terms into quantitative approaches leading to projects starting small and aspiring to grow big if preliminary results are promising.
Understand and develop measurement frameworks to track business performance
Support Product and Engineering teams on assessing initiatives and guide via data insight next steps and priorities.
Self-starter. Keep balance between starting as many promising workstreams as we can possibly afford while leading a short selection of projects to full completion and final application.

Requirements:
+3 years of experience, preferably in Marketing Analytics, preferably on B2C industry leader on positions with high visibility, responsibility and showing ability to transform and disrupt.
Degree in a STEM discipline, Master degree or postgraduate education a big plus.
Adept at problem solving using both textbook methods and Client viewpoints. Conscious risk taker, opportunity driven, motivated by innovative approaches out of our comfort zone.
Able to spot and pursue opportunities as well as to translate high-level directions into practical projects and lead/drive their completion with minimal supervision.
Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms
Experience with common data science and statistical toolkits / software environments: Hadoop, R, Python, others.
Excellent scripting and programming skills: SQL is a must have.
Experience on experimentation and qualification on statistical testing.
Strong written and verbal communication skills, seasoned influencing skills.