Data scientist

Location: Creve Coeur, Missouri
Posted On: 6/15/2017
Job Code: 8233_data_scientist
Job Description
The successful candidate for this position must have:
• Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
• Experience in preparing and presenting scientific analysis reports to varied audiences and influencing project direction/strategy
• Demonstrated ability to foster and maintain relationships at all levels of the organization
• Ability to actively engage with internal partners & external collaborators to align strategy & success measures

Required Skills/Experience:
• Experience, passion and proven ability for solving analytical problems
• PhD or Masters in Statistics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Mathematics or a related discipline with a focus on machine learning
• Expertise in machine learning, especially in feature selection and ensemble
• Strong programming skills in R
• Ability to communicate complex ideas in a clear, precise and actionable manner
• Experience with optimization and mixed integer linear programming

Desired Skills/Experience:
• Knowledge and experience in plant biology, breeding, agronomy or genetics
• Experience with solving analytical problems involving big data sets using quantitative approaches to generate insights from data
• Strong statistical inference skills
• Strong training in optimization and experience in portfolio optimization
• Familiarity with CPLEX or AMPL
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Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
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Krunal Nagar
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