Senior Data Scientist
TalentWeb Recruitment & Staffing is searching for a Senior Data Scientist for a full-time direct-hire position in San Jose, CA. Our client is a fast growing startup that was recently recognized as the top application in their category. As a Data Scientist on this team, you will focus on strategic data analysis ideas that will drive the future growth of our data products.
- Data Collection/identification from existing internal databases and external sources
- Analyze data patterns and anomalies to build analytical models for solving high-value business problems
- Implement standard and proprietary algorithms for handling and processing data
- Incorporate the algorithms in distributed and parallel software systems
- Write infrastructural components of the solutions
- Work with other engineers and managers to help identify viable solutions to business problems and implement end to end analytics solutions
- Understand the technology stack and workflows sufficiently to trace the data back to its source
Required Skills and Experience
- Strong background in data mining, machine learning, statistical analysis, and modeling.
- Keen aptitude for large scale data analysis with a penchant for identifying key insights from data.
- Strong communication and collaboration skills
- Experience with large data sets using statistical software and large databases
- 3+ years hands-on practical experience with large scale data analysis a plus
- Familiarity with visualization software and techniques