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Company: Cylon Technologies Cylon Technologies
 
Job Title:

Data Analytics / Data Scientist

Job Category: Info Technology [ View All Info Technology Jobs ]
Job description:
Data Analytics / Data Scientist
Location: Nashville, TN
Duration: 3-6 months Contract
Status: US Citizen, Green Card, or H1B

Top Required Skills:
•        Strong knowledge of advanced statistical methods, Bayesian learning techniques, pattern recognition and outlier detection algorithms, as well as advanced topics such as decision trees, random forests, neural networks and other deep learning methods.
•        Knowledge of one or more machine learning or statistical modeling tools such as R, SAS, MATLAB, or Python (scikit-learn, Theano).
•        Ability to mine datasets and develop models built on large volumes of information collected by the company.

Job Requirements (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities):
•        Strong knowledge of advanced statistical methods, Bayesian learning techniques, pattern recognition and outlier detection algorithms, as well as advanced topics such as decision trees, random forests, neural networks and other deep learning methods.
•        Strong communication skills to convey complex and technical information both orally and in writing.
•        Strong interpersonal skills to interact effectively with Jackson senior leadership, co-workers, and the broader public and to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to achieve results against competing priorities.
•        Ability to influence others through effective presentation of concepts and action plans.
•        Understanding of business fundamentals.
•        Knowledge of one or more machine learning or statistical modeling tools such as R, SAS, MATLAB, or Python (scikit-learn, Theano).
•        Familiarity with one or more script-based data visualization tools, such as ggplot, matplotlib, Shiny, or D3.
•        Proficiency in computer processes and methods, and familiarity with languages such as C/C++, Java, C#, SQL, Perl, Python; familiarity with UNIX, shell scripting, distributed/parallel computing, a scripting language such as Python or Perl or similar; familiarity with regular expressions; familiarity with state-of-the-art database techniques.
•        Ability to mine datasets and develop models built on large volumes of information collected by Jackson.
•        Strong project management skills; ability to successfully manage multiple projects with aggressive deadlines.

Education and Experience:
•        Master’s degree in statistics, math, computational or mathematical finance, computer science, engineering or related technical field required.
•        3+ years of quantitative experience in an advanced analytics, financial engineering, data science, risk analytics or related role required.
•        Experience in bringing predictive models and other analytics tools to production required.
•        Strong background in machine learning, hypothesis testing, regression analysis, statistics, or probability, as well as experience creating predictive analytics on high dimensional, noisy data that may also contain missing values preferred.
•        Experience working with large volumes of financial data composed of different instruments, coming from different sources, for back-testing models, algorithms, and strategies preferred.
•        Experience in natural language processing, especially in text analytics and news aggregation methodologies preferred.
•        Hands-on technical experience with conceptualizing large scale data solutions, such as --- Hadoop, Teradata, Sybase IQ, Microsoft Analytics Platform System (Client), IBM Netezza, etc. preferred.
•        Report authoring/development experience using various tools like Tableau, Qlik, or Lumira preferred..

Reason for position: Growth
Team Size: 8


Skills: Job Responsibilities (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)
•        Excellent knowledge of JavaScript and libraries, such as jQuery.
•        Excellent understanding and knowledge of when to use advanced coding techniques, such as:
o        Dynamic data (via JSON, XML, or Web Services)
o        Custom code vs. third-party solutions
o        Server-side logic
o        User-specific data delivery, based on user types, and/or group permissions
•        Familiarity with Adobe Campaign, Adobe Analytics, Adobe Audience Manager, and Adobe Target.
•        Excellent knowledge of version control systems.
•        Excellent knowledge of usability principles.
•        Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
•        Excellent analytical ability.
•        Strong orientation toward customer service.
•        Ability to hand-code applications from mockups and wireframes, while strictly adhering to current W3C specifications/recommendations. No generation of code.
•        Ability to work with Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite
•        Ability to work with Jira, Automic (ARA), Maven, Bitbucket, and Jenkins.
•        Ability to collaborate effectively in a team environment to achieve desired results.
•        Ability to work extended hours as needed.
Education and Experience Required
•        Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience and/or education.
•        3 years of experience with Adobe Experience Manager development.
•        5-8 years of experience with HTML, JavaScript, and CSS and other front-end technologies.
Other duties
•        Provides scheduled on-call 24x7 system support on a rotational basis.
Employment type: Contract (W2), Contract (corp2corp), Contract (1099)
Salary/Wage: Unspecified
 
Other Information
 
Degree: Unspecified
Experience (year): Unspecified
Job Location: Nashville, TN Tennessee
Zip/Postal Code: 37064
Post date: 04/12/2019 / Viewed 153 times
 
Contact Information
Company: Cylon Technologies
Contact Name: Tony Hoban
Contact Email: tony.hoban@cylontechnology.com
Address: 31700 West 13 mile rd. Suite 219a ,Farmington Hills , MI 48334 - Michigan
Contact Phone:
 
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