Mashey Lead Data Science Consultant Remote · Full time

Be the pioneer in establishing data science programs and best practices for companies all over North America.


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• Masters in Decision Science, Business Analytics, Statistics, Applied Math, Computer Science, or related field

• 10+ years of applied experience in data science, analytics, business analysis or comparable positions that handle large/complex data sets, developing metrics, and fostering business partner relationships

• 7+ years of experience building, deploying, and maintaining supervised machine learning models in production systems

• Expert in cloud services offerings preferably with Azure Cognitive Services and Azure ML Studio and in supporting frameworks such as Python SDK

• Expert in machine learning technologies such as Scipy (Numpy, Pandas, Matplotlib), Scikit-learn, Seaborn

• Expert in deep learning technologies such as Tensorflow, Keras, NLTK (NLP), CPython

• Expert in data science and visualization tools such as Tableau, PowerBI, Looker, or ThoughtSpot

• Expert in using algorithms and libraries for data science

• Expert in SQL

• Expert in conceptual and logical data design

• Applied experience designing and executing a data science roadmap

• Applied experience in analyzing unstructured data sets such as social media, emails, pictures, videos, voice and sensor data, client surveys and feedback

• Excellent written communication, presentation skills, and data story telling

• Proactive in identifying use cases based on business needs and forming hypotheses

• Ability to quickly adapt to changing priorities and generating innovative solutions

• Financial services industry experience or other highly regulated industry experience is a plus

• Certifications related to Data Analytics or Data Science is a plus

• Applied experience with Salesforce Einstein Analytics is a plus

• Applied experience in Agile, SAFe, Scrum or Lean Six Sigma is a plus

• Applied experience with data management practices, data governance and data lineage processes is a plus