Data Scientist (1861 views)

Washington D.C. Metro Area
October 26, 2016
Job description

Data is the world’s natural resource for the next century. In IBM Public Sector, we use the latest advanced analytics technologies, tools, and techniques to extract insights from this data. We work collaboratively with our government and healthcare clients and apply these insights to make complex and strategic decisions for the public’s benefit. Whether you are just starting your career, or at the top of your game, if you are excited about applying predictive, prescriptive, mission, and social analytics to solve difficult problems, IBM’s Advanced Analytics Public Sector team is the place for you.

As an Advanced Analytics Data Scientist, you’ll team with some of the best minds in the industry to create innovative world class solutions focused on clients’ business needs. You’ll do this by designing/developing analytical approaches to solve our client’s business problems.

The Advanced Analytics Data Scientist will be responsible for:
· Identifying, gathering, and analyzing complex, multi-dimensional datasets utilizing a variety of tools
· Designing Advanced Analytics solutions and services in the area(s) of optimization (linear, mixed integer, constraint programming), or simulation, or predictive analytics
· Formulating mathematical approaches to solve those problems potentially utilizing ILOG CPlex, SQL, Arena, SAS, SPSS, Python, or R
· Using industry technologies, tools and data mining frameworks for data analytics including data visualization for analyzing and drawing conclusions
· Working with clients in defining the key business problems to be solved while developing, maintaining and leveraging key client relationships
· Maintaining knowledge and understanding of current and emerging trends within the analytics industry

Selected candidates may not need to travel for all projects outside of their metro area. However, all candidates must be able and willing to travel based on assigned project demand. Travel requirements may vary but could be up to 100%. Candidates are not able to refuse project based on travel.
 
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 1 year of experience determining mathematical approaches to solve problems, sampling plan and gathering/analyzing/portraying data
  • At least 1 year of experience designing/building/managing solutions utilizing , for example,  ILOG CPlex, Python, SQL, Arena, SAS, SPSS, R or other related vendors
  • At least 1 year of experience of statistical analysis and deploying the results of the analysis
  • At least 1 year of experience with data collection and data survey
  • At least 1 year of experience with data mining and text mining

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • At least 3 years of experience determining mathematical approaches to solve problems, sampling plan and gathering/analyzing/portraying data
  • At least 3 years of experience designing/building/managing solutions utilizing , for example,  ILOG CPlex, Python, SQL, Arena, SAS, SPSS, R or other related vendors
  • At least 3 years of experience of statistical analysis and deploying the results of the analysis
  • At least 3 years of experience with data collection and data survey
  • At least 3 years of experience with data mining and text mining

Eligibility Requirements

  • US Citizenship Required
JOB IS EXPIRED.