Job Details

Senior Data Scientist

Houston, TX | Full time

Job ID:

118-001SDS

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

5-7 years

Career Level:

Managerial

Compensation:

$70 to $80 Per Hour

Industry:

Financial Services

Job Description

We are looking for candidates with a blend of business acumen and technical skills. The data scientist is involved in the full lifecycle of the solutioning – data engineering, modelling , operationalizing, presentation, benefit tracking.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement heuristics and optimization models across customer and product categories to improve business outcomes
  • Use data science techniques and analysis to understand market trends, process gaps , strategic synergies and provide actionable plans to leverage insights
  • Assist with digital data acquisition/integration strategy. Build scalable data pipeline that complements existing data assets
  • Leverage large data infrastructure to build next generation models focused on margin expansion and savings for customers
  • Develop data science solutions as currently defined by the existing product roadmap
  • Increase access to complex analysis across the organization by providing self-serve decision support tools and parametized procs
  • Partner with stakeholders to understand business questions/ problems/opportunities

Critical Skills:

  • Prior experience using analytics to create business value
  • Excellent communication skills- verbal, written and presentation
  • 2 year Hands-on Python coding skills and familiarity with Scikit, Pandas
  • 3 year Hands on SQL skills
  • Deep understanding of at least two or more ML algorithms- clustering, regression, outlier detection, deep learning , time series analysis etc

Additional Skills:

  • Previous finance experience
  • Advanced analytics in finance organization
  • Strong desire and ability to use data to solve business problems

Minimum Requirements

5+ experience in analytics or related field

Education

Bachelor degree