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Senior IT Data Engineer(Sr. Data Scientist)

CrossFire Group
Oshkosh, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Our client is looking for a Senior IT Data Engineer(Sr. Data Scientist), for a remote/hybrid or on-site role in Oshkosh, WI!

(Remote candidates must be able to travel to the site once per quarter!)
* This long-term contract position (possibility of extension or direct hire) offers a starting pay rate of $60/hour (benefits are available) *

* Position can be remote or hybrid for LOCAL candidates, only candidates able to commute to Oshkosh, WI will be considered for the role.

The Senior Data Scientist's responsibilities include conducting all the steps of the data mining lifecycle with an emphasis on applying their expertise in math, statistics, and building machine learning models.

They will follow the CRISP-DM methodology.

    • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are essential, along with a passion for research.
    • Their role will include mentoring other members of the Advanced Analytics & Insights team.
    • They will be responsible for preparing and delivering the results of their analysis.
    • The goal will be to help our company utilize data analytics to generate business value.


    • These duties are not meant to be all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned.
    • Acquire business understanding needed to conduct analysis through collaboration with business experts, external partners, and research.
    • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes.
    • Undertake to preprocess structured and unstructured data.
    • Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns.
    • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms.
    • Present information using data visualization techniques.
    • Propose solutions and strategies for business value generation.
    • Collaborate with team members in all functions, including sales, operations, supply chain, engineering, product development, finance, HR, etc.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management, Statistics, Engineering, or relevant field.
    • Three (3) or more years of experience working as a data scientist


    • Graduate degree in Data Science or another quantitative field.
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills to sell use cases and research results.
    • Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra) and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (R, Python, or Power BI, etc.).
    • Knowledge of and experience with data mining, segmentation, machine learning, and optimization techniques (R, Python, or Power BI, etc.).
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
    • Knowledge of and experience with data visualization and reporting.
    • Aptitude for working in a fast-paced collaborative team environment with proven experience as a self-starter and problem-solver.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from leaders and peers.
    Company Description
    Using the best business practices obtained from many years of experience in Business, Law, and Recruiting and Staffing, the Founders at CrossFire Group (“CrossFire”) started in downtown Royal Oak, MI more than a decade ago. With backgrounds in Information Technology (IT) and the Legal Industry, CrossFire began placing by IT and Legal Professionals in contract and direct-hire positions throughout the Midwest.

    Since our founding, CrossFire has grown into a full-service Human Capital Solutions Organization. We are proud of now providing full services beyond recruiting and staffing. Our portfolio of services includes HR supply chain management, human resources consulting, and many customized Human Resource related services.

    CrossFire Group


    Oshkosh, WI



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