is needed for a contract opportunity for Yoh Scientific's client located in the Ridgefield, Connecticut area. This position is with one of the world's largest pharmaceutical company. If you meet the requirements, please send your resume to . You must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship."
Delivering successful data science projects:
Understand business problems and design end-to-end data science use cases
Collaborate across the business to understand data, IT and business constraints
Collaborate with developers to implement and deploy scalable solutions
Establish best data operational practices and maintain all compliance requirements
Establish the monitoring of data science models in production
Use agile approach to initiatives and launches
Achieving high analytical quality of delivered projects:
Apply expertise in data science to design, prototype, and build the next-generation analytics engines and services
Generate hypotheses about the underlying mechanics of the business process together with domain experts
Identify, evaluate and implement the most appropriate algorithm for the specific challenge
Advanced experience in using complex analytical and technical skills to convert raw data into actionable business insights as well as creating, evaluating and implementing data science solutions with (3+) years of experience. This includes data preparation, data visualization, exploratory analysis and software development related to data science.
(3+) years of experience in relevant computing languages such as R, Python and C++
Experienced in handling unusual data sets such as unstructured data or big data (MapReduce approaches, HDFS, Hadoop architectures, Pig, Spark)
Experienced in handling databases including ability to run queries
Basic understanding of web scraping and text processing
Strong intrinsic appetite to develop technical skills
English working proficiency and communication skills (verbal and written)
Knowledge of state-of-the-art agile principles and practices for software product development and delivery
Initiates and drives activities with minimal guidance
Entrepreneurial and agile mindset / out-of-the-box thinking
Computer Vision skills and Pharma experience desired
Masters'/Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in quantitative discipline such as business analytics, theoretical physics, mathematics, computer science, bioinformatics, etc. with 3+ years Data Science experience.
Advanced scientific degree desirable, e.g. PhD, MD
Opportunity is Calling, Apply Now!
Recruiter: Kelly Hua
What's In It For You?
We welcome you to be a part of one of the largest global staffing companies to meet your career aspirations. Yoh's network of client companies has been employing professionals like you for over 65 years in the U.S., UK and Canada. Join Yoh's extensive talent community that will provide you with access to Yoh's vast network of opportunities and gain access to this exclusive opportunity available to you.
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