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W-2, Senior Data Scientist/Engineer - Contractor (No Sponsorship or C2C)

Company: Lawrence Harvey
Location: Walton
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Our client is one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.

The ideal candidate's favorite words are learning, data, scale, and agility. You will leverage your strong collaboration skills and ability to extract valuable insights from highly complex data sets to ask the right questions and find the right answers.

Analyze raw data: assessing quality, cleansing, structuring for downstream processing
Design accurate and scalable prediction algorithms
Collaborate with engineering team to bring analytical prototypes to production
Generate actionable insights for business improvements

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in quantitative field (Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)
At least 1 - 2 years' of experience in quantitative analytics or data modeling
Deep understanding of predictive modeling, machine-learning, clustering and classification techniques, and algorithms
Fluency in a programming language (Python, C,C++, Java, SQL)
Familiarity with Big Data frameworks and visualization tools (Cassandra, Hadoop, Spark, Tableau)
Experience with Airflow or similar work-flow management tools.

3-8 year's experience in data science or related fields
Master's degree or PhD in quantitative field (Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)
Experience with any of the following: collaborative filtering, deep learning, reinforcement learning, uplift modeling, on-line modeling, or CLTV
Comfortable in "start-up"/ambiguous environment while having ownership or a large piece of the work
Familiarity with streaming services or other online subscription services
Experience in research and/or deploying product/service

Keywords: Lawrence Harvey, Scranton , W-2, Senior Data Scientist/Engineer - Contractor (No Sponsorship or C2C), Engineering , Walton, Pennsylvania

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