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Data Scientist

NACCI New York, NY

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Nacci is a data for good company gearing up for our next phase of growth and looking for a data scientist to help us take our analytics capabilities to the next level for our product suite. This role will work directly with the founding team to deliver innovative, design-forward analytics capabilities & predictive models. This person will also help develop Nacci’s big data technology infrastructure.

Nacci is focused on merging storytelling and narrative with data science to help our clients get more out of their data investments. We focus on building out solutions that are beautiful, insightful and useful. The right candidate will have a tremendous respect for the softer sciences and have the ability to think horizontally while still leveraging their mastery of data science and analytics techniques.

This role will be primarily focused on:

  • Platform engineering - architect and build technical platforms for Nacci analytics, data processing, and algorithmic engines to run at scale

  • Data mining - uncover deep insight hidden in our client’s data or data we source ourselves, and provide tactical guidance on how act on findings

  • Algorithm design - develop quantitative models, leveraging machine learning and advanced data analysis techniques

  • Business intelligence – develop reports, dashboards, and metrics, as well as provide BI tools, to provide accurate and timely information.

Qualifications

  • Experience in a quantitative or technical work environment OR advanced degree (PhD or MA/MS) in quantitative field (e.g. physics, mathematics, economics, operations research etc.)
  • Intuitive sense of how quantitative and technical work aligns closely with business priorities and business value
  • Ability to effectively work with business leads: strong communication skills, ability to synthesize conclusions for non-experts and desire to influence business decisions
  • Experience in applying data analysis techniques to a large set of data using big data systems such as Hadoop, Spark, MongoDB, etc.
  • Advanced Experience with programming scripts such as Python, Java, Scala, C++ in Linux/Unix, and R. Preference that you are highly knowledgeable in numerous languages with priority to Python.
  • Experience with web services such as AWS, DigitalOcean, Redshift, S3, and Spark. Also, the ability to connect data using web API, REST API, and web crawling techniques.
  • Experience in creating and implementing machine learning algorithms and advanced statistics such as: regression, clustering, decision trees, exploratory data analysis methodology, simulation, scenario analysis, modeling, and neural networks.
  • Experience in visualizing data to stakeholders in a simple and concise manner through visualization software such as ggplot, D3, etc.
  • Experience in analyzing data from business line data applications and data providers such as Google Analytics, Site Catalyst, Coremetrics, Adwords, Crimson Hexagon, Facebook Insights, Nielsen, Comscore, Simmons, MRI and etc...
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to tell a compelling story with data
  • Intense intellectual curiosity – strong desire to always be learning and staying up-to-date with the latest developments in the field
  • Analytical, creative, and innovative approach to solving open-ended problems
  • Highly collaborative, team-player attitude, an appreciation for design and you thrive in a dynamic startup environment.
Company Description
Started in 2018, Nacci’s mission is to use data for good, through innovative and forward-thinking strategies that push the current economic infrastructure to impact the world for the better. We believe brands, organizations, and individuals can lead the charge in a generative economy, where data is leveraged intelligently and ethically—with human potential and transformation in mind.

Businesses pick the desired outcome. NACCI tells them how to get there.

Our products serve as a GPS for business outcomes starting with our clients wanting to achieve new results and not having clarity or confidence in how to get there.

Nacci intends to be the leader of a new data-powered transformation of the global economy, acting as the “Palantir for Good” for all purpose-driven, triple bottom line businesses.

Full benefits package coming in 2022 as well.

NACCI

Why Work Here?
Purpose-driven data storytelling for when big data isn't enough. Come change the world with us.

Started in 2018, Nacci’s mission is to use data for good, through innovative and forward-thinking strategies that push the current economic infrastructure to impact the world for the better. We believe brands, organizations, and individuals can lead the charge in a generative economy, where data is leveraged intelligently and ethically—with human potential and transformation in mind. Businesses pick the desired outcome. NACCI tells them how to get there. Our products serve as a GPS for business outcomes starting with our clients wanting to achieve new results and not having clarity or confidence in how to get there. Nacci intends to be the leader of a new data-powered transformation of the global economy, acting as the “Palantir for Good” for all purpose-driven, triple bottom line businesses. Full benefits package coming in 2022 as well.

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New York, NY
USA

Industry

Technology

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