Job Description :
Job Title: Data Scientist
Location: Linthicum, MD
Duration: Long Term

Candidates must be local to the Maryland area. NO OUT OF STATE CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED
US Citizens, Permanent Residents (full Green Cards), EAD on Technocraft’s Payroll.

This position requires 8+ years of experience. A Bachelor’s degree is required.

We have an immediate need for a Data Scientist who will:
Provide design recommendations based on long-term IT organization strategy.
Develop enterprise level application and custom integration solutions including major enhancements and interfaces, functions and features. Uses a variety of platforms to provide automated systems applications to customers.
Provide expertise regarding the integration of applications across the business.
Determine specifications, then plans, designs, and develops the most complex and business critical software solutions, utilizing appropriate software engineering processes – either individually or in concert with a project team. Will assist in the most difficult support problems.
Develop programming and development standards and procedures as well as programming architectures for code reuse. Has in-depth knowledge of state-of-the art programming languages and object-oriented approach in designing, coding, testing and debugging programs.
Understand and consistently apply the attributes and processes of current application development methodologies.
Research and maintain knowledge in emerging technologies and possible application to the business.
View both internally and externally as a technical expert and critical technical resource across multiple disciplines. Acts as an internal consultant, advocate, mentor and change agent.

Required Skills:
A Bachelor''s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline. A Master''s Degree is preferred
At least eight (8) years of experience in developing cloud based multi user application with expertise in designing, building, testing and implementing IT application
Must have a strong background in software engineering principles and techniques
Five (5) Years of Experience as a Data Scientist
Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms (such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, etc
Experience with varied range of data visualization tools
Experience with varied data querying languages (sql, pig, hive)
Expertise in two or more of the programming languages (Java, Spark, Python, R)
Experience leveraging and harvesting data using various Relational and NoSQL Database Technologies
Ability to work independently and drive solutions end to end leveraging various technologies to solve data problems and develop innovative big data solutions
Data oriented, with proven experience in discovering information from vast amount of data, providing value to the business and enabling smart decision making
Experience working in a Cloud based environment

Client : technocraft