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Senior Data Scientist

AboutWeb Reston, VA
  • Expired: 3 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
AboutWeb, an award-winning IT solutions and staffing company, is hiring for a Senior Data Scientist to design, develop and deploy data-driven analytical solutions to solve problems and answer questions for clients.

This candidate will use data mining, statistical modeling, analytical platforms and business intelligence to develop a lead scoring application for business development for a major international Cable entity.

  • Contribute to the delivery of scalable and real-time analytical information in support of client decision-making
  • Leverage technical expertise in data mining and predictive analytics to build sound predictive analytical models and produce business intelligence solutions
  • Apply a wide array of advanced data mining techniques (including supervised and unsupervised methods, dimension reduction methods, and social network analysis methods) in support of analytic projects.
Position Requirements:
  • strong statistical background and 7+ years of overall experience
  • 3+ years' experience in specialized data mining, predictive modeling, or other data intensive analytical role in a telecommunications environment
  • Strong Python Development skills required
  • Experience with SageMaker
  • Experience with open source Machine learning tools in implementation of machine learning based models
  • Experience in data mining and predictive modeling methodologies, ideally including experience in more than one of the following: supervised, unsupervised, dimension reduction, text and document mining, and social network analysis methods
  • Experience working with large-scale relational databases; ideally with additional hands-on experience with NoSQL databases and related big data tools
  • Experience with analytical programming languages (such as R), SQL, and/or business intelligence tools in the application of data mining and/or predictive modeling; experience using Java, C++, Perl, and other modern programming languages in the deployment of advanced analytics is highly desired
  • Proven ability to design and leverage analytics according to client needs
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate model results and technical information to audiences possessing a widely varying level of analytical sophistication
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident status required to facilitate ease of travel to Client's Canadian based Headquarters for occasional work on customer site.



Reston, VA
20191 USA