we are looking for a highly specialized expert who is passionate about understanding data, well versed in scalable data mining and machine learning techniques, and loves to build models. This role is a multidisciplinary blend of statistics, technology, and business strategy, all applied in tandem to discover key insights that lie hidden in our data sets. The ideal candidate will be able to understand business challenges, map analytical approaches and build models to derive actionable insights.
- meet with executive management to understand major business opportunities and challenges (likely areas include financial performance, customer satisfaction, demographics and local economics).
- frame relevant issues, map out analytical approaches and gather data
design, build, and run complex analytic models that drive insights significant to the business.
- use business intelligence tools to communicate insights to executive management.
- familiarity with relational databases and sql, data transformation (etl), data mining, ad-hoc analysis.
- extensive experience with python, r, stata, sas, spss, matlab or another statistical language.
- deep knowledge of standard techniques (e.G., logistic regression, cluster analysis, random forests, experimental design).
- experience with data visualization tools (e.G., tableau)
- experience working with real data either through a current job or through projects during graduate school.
- ability to learn things quickly and work independently.
- an analytical, creative, and innovative approach to solving difficult problems.
an ms or phd in data sciences, business analytics, statistics, applied mathematics, physics, computer science or other field which is highly analytical / quantitative+39 Other Responses
Data Science Innovation Challenge
I am writing on behalf of a consulting firm that conducts expert interviews in support of industry-wide studies for many of the world's fortune 1000 companies. We are an authorized zintro partner.
Ge has asked us to identify data scientists, analysts, gis specialists, etc. To compete for an opportunity to co-develop a wastewater optimization methodology and algorithm set. This algorithm set will catalyze a site-selection decision support tool-a data science model that melds data elements and key business rules sets into a decisioning criteria-in order to suggest the best location on which to locate water processing equipment and plants.
This innovation challenge seeks to develop a data science model that defines and optimizes the intersection of used water supply and demand. You do not have to be an expert in water reuse.
Deadline to respond is: tuesday, october 27, 2015
if you contact me, i could provide more specifics on the challenge as well as next steps.
Many thanks in advance!
meagan+24 Other Responses
Data Hygienics And Graphics
We want to identify an expert firm (preferably offshore, with notable quality control processes in place, that provides us with substantial value add), whereby they have dual capabilities that include "data hygienic" and data graphing.
The data hygienic function entails experts that are proficient with large data sets, having advanced expertise in excel and can
find/mine data from multiple sources. Thereafter they would scrub data, combine data attributes, reconcile loan data between files, create aging schedules, etc.
The data graphics expert would be responsible for taking specific data (numerical and non numerical), and putting it into a prescribed format using company's style guide. The graphics will have a prescribed form and look that is consistent to company's
Typically these firms already provide services to investment banks and large financial institutions.
Please respond with a few brief statements of your background and relevance to the points mentioned above.+15 Other Responses
i am working with my direct client *** and having below position for your review. Please go through it and let me know if you are open for it.
Position: business intelligence pm/ba
location: cupertino, ca
duration: 12-18 months
bpr ops: business intelligence pm/ba
job description- we are looking for a senior level resource to drive the definition and delivery of strategies, initiatives and programs within the ww operations business intelligence team.
The successful candidate will be able to quickly adapt to a changing environment and interact with a broad customer base with diverse needs and functional responsibilities. The candidate must be capable of exerting strong, influential leadership and have an unyielding ownership and accountability to produce quality results in a challenging atmosphere. The candidate must be able to navigate and execute in an environment of ambiguity and lead cross-functional teams in the successful delivery of business intelligence solutions used throughout the organization to drive the business.
This is a senior level role for which the ideal candidate would have a combination of strategic business analysis, project management, and solution architecture experience within the business intelligence domain. This role will be tasked with driving complex initiatives and strategies as well as programs from conceptualization through delivery.
Notes- reiterating the point that extensive business objects and tableau experience are required. Must be willing to roll up sleeves and do ba work as well. Several submissions we received were junior candidates or even pure developers- not the right skill set. We highly desire bi people with consulting experience (preferably big 4 or similar), have run/ managed non-it bi groups, and have a very, very solid foundation of bi.+16 Other Responses