Randstad Data Scientist in Sunnyvale, California

Data Scientist

job details:

  • location:Sunnyvale, CA

  • salary:$75 - $82.50 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Retail Trade

  • reference:627111

job description

Data Scientist

Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD in Computer Science, Statistics or related field; OR a Master?s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Statistics or related field and 2 years of related experience.

  • Knowledge of machine learning, information retrieval, data mining, statistics, NLP or related field.

  • Programming skills in one of the following languages: Java, Scala, C/C++.

  • Knowledge of one of the scripting languages such as Python or Perl.

  • Experience analyzing and interpreting the results of product experiments. Knowledge of statistical languages such as R.

  • Experience working with large data sets and distributed computing tools (Map/Reduce, Hadoop, Hive, or Spark).

  • Working knowledge of Relational Data Base Systems and SQL.

  • Experience managing end-to-end machine learning pipeline from data exploration, feature engineering, model building, performance evaluation, and online testing with big data set.

  • Excellent communications and organizational skills

  • Prior experience in this area with eCommerce or Online Retail would be a plus.