Data Scientist - Intermediate

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 06/01/2017 Job ID: 135018 Job Category: Software Dev. - General/IT

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience in modeling and data science? Technology Partners can
help you make your next big career move a reality.



Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented person for a Data Scientist - Intermediate position.



What You Will Be Doing:

You will work closely with the data science group to transition our predictive and prescriptive models into a production environment. In
addition, you will also invent and/or expand the impact of in-house innovations across geographies and crops. You will work with data from
diverse structured and unstructured data sources, and various formats. You will work on all aspects of the design, development and delivery
of machine learning and optimization enabled solutions using R/Python to the end user. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively
with interdisciplinary scientists internal to our company, organize challenging problems, develop new solutions, and work with business &
development teams to ensure these solutions deliver value.



What We Are Looking For:

  • M.S. degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a closely-related field with 3+ years of experience in modeling and data
    science.

  • Experience in Machine learning concepts including Predictive Modeling using Random Forests, SVMs, Decision Trees, Naive Bayes,
    Estimation and Prediction, Recommender Systems, Boosting and Bagging techniques, Bayesian analysis & Optimization

  • Experience and passion for solving analytical problems involving big data sets using quantitative approaches to generate insights from
    data

  • Strong object oriented and or functional programming experience with at least 2+ years of experience using R. Knowledge in Python
    programming desirable.

  • Experience with virtualized infrastructure and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) such as Amazon Web Services, or Google Compute
    Engine

  • Understanding of developing systems and software around APIs

  • Strong business aptitude, the ability to rapidly learn new problem domains, and become conversant in the domain with subject matter
    experts.

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal skills with proven ability to communicate complex qualitative analysis in clear, concise, and precise
    manner.

  • Ability to work in a matrix environment, leading & influencing people at varying levels of responsibility.



It Would Be Great, but Not Required, if You Had:

  • Experience with JQuery/JavaScript/HTML/CSS, SVN, GIT

  • Drive for translating business problems into research initiatives that deliver business value

  • Creativity in defining challenging exploratory projects and developing solutions

  • Experience with Big data ecosystem including Hbase, MongoDB, MapReduce, and Spark and experience with relational databases and
    SQL



If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK! We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why
we offer the following benefits:



  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement plan

  • Long and Short-Term disability

  • Life insurance

  • Direct deposit

  • Referral program



Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!



Looking for more opportunities with Technology Partners?


Check out jobs.technologypartners.net.



Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion,
sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

Tyler Dougherty


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