Data Scientist Manager in Work From Home at Windstream

Date Posted: 9/10/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    68 Cabarrus Avenue East
    Work From Home
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    5 to 7 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:20002644

We are looking for a data science manager to lead a team responsible for data discovery, data augmentation and model development. Your primary focus will be to leverage Data and Data Science to deliver Insights to improve the experiences of customers, partners, and employees.

  • Collaborate with leaders regarding data science strategies
  • Define key data science policies and success criteria
  • Development of statistical models
  • Taking over responsibility for current models
  • Proposing new models to our business users
  • Automating scoring of our customer base
  • Tuning existing models when needed
  • Providing reports about model performance to end users
  • Presentations to business stakeholders
  • Using model results to inform marketing decisions
  • Ad-hoc analysis
Required Skills:
  • Experience leading teams of data scientists
  • Experience using data science methodology to identify revenue opportunities and product differentiation
  • Knowledge and experience with Python, Jupyter Notebooks and other statistical/analytical tools
  • Knowledge and experience with regression modelling techniques
  • Strong experience with Big Data technologies including but not limited to: Sqoop, Hive, YARN, Spark, NiFi, Kafka, HDFS, and HBase.
  • Ability to write efficient code and automation routines
  • Ability to work with business users
  • Good applied statistics skills
  • Willingness to tackle tough problems and learn new things
Desired Skills:
  • Knowledge in JanusGraph, Apache Ranger, Apache Atlas, and graph-based solutions.
  • Knowledge of reporting tools (e.g. Tableau, Power BI)
  • Knowledge of data science tools (e.g. Knime, RapidMiner)
  • Knowledge of Linux
  • Willingness to learn and use open-source solutions
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Kanban, Dev/Ops)

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

College degree in a Technical or related field and 5-7 years professional level experience with 2-3 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 9 years professional level related Technical experience with 2-3 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Technical experience required.

EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability and veteran status. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.