Research Data Scientist (Geospatial) - Senior

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 12/05/2017 Job ID: 136582 Job Category: Software Dev. - General/IT

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience with Statistical and Mathematical programming? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.



Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented person for a Research Data Scientist (Geospatial) - Senior position.



What You Will Be Doing:

You will do development of research strategies for discovery projects in the Field platform. You will use the latest mathematical innovations to propose R&D software solutions that accommodate emerging trends in data quantity and quality. You will design and test algorithms and conduct prototyping to evaluate possible scenarios leveraging computational and statistical techniques for the development of novel approaches for high-throughput data analyses. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with interdisciplinary scientists internal and external 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:

  • PhD or PhD completion in the next 6 months in Mathematics, Statistics, Electrical/Mechanical/Environmental Engineering, Spatial Statistics, Geoinformatics, Environmental Modeling, Engineering, Computer Science, or Computational Biology

  • Experience with statistical modeling and data mining

  • Experience analyzing and presenting complex data and proven problem solving abilities

  • 3+ years experience with Statistical and Mathematical programming packages (R, Matlab, SAS)

  • Strong publication record in leading scientific journals

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and written communication skills

  • 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:

  • Proficiency in Spatial and/or Temporal Statistical Modeling

  • Proficiency in Machine learning algorithms and concepts (Ensembles, Deep Learning, SVM, etc.)

  • Experience working with agricultural/biological scientific data is highly desired

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

  • Creativity in defining challenging exploratory project



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!



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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.

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