Job Description :
Job: Data Scientist
Contract (12+ Months)
Location: Austin, TX
1st week onsite and 3 week remote every month

Position Description:
Responsible for defining or assessing work requirements, problem discovery with stakeholders, architecting solutions to solve problems big and small. Work products include predictive analytics, statistical modeling, machine learning, automation, and data engineering. This role is within a fast-growing startup department serving a significant portion of this Fortune 100 company.

Required Skills:
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail and data accuracy
Understanding of machine learning algorithms, such as k-NN, GBM, Neural Networks, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests
Proven ability in data wrangling, modeling, visualization, machine learning, and project leadership
Proven ability to clearly communicate insights in PowerPoint and Excel
Advanced level with Programing Languages Python or R
Advanced level with database languages SQL Server and Hive QL
Advanced level with data visualization, ideally Tableau or MicroStrategy
Intermediate level with version control systems: Git, BitBucket
Experience with NLP and text-based extraction techniques
Experience with Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Hive, etc.

Desired Skills:
Desirable experience with TensorFlow, PyTorch, Theano, Keras etc.
Data manipulation and statistical modeling (3+ Years)
Programming experience (3+ Years)