Senior Data Scientist

  • Altice USA
  • Long Island City, Queens, NY, USA
  • Sep 02, 2020
Full-time Big Data Data Science Data Visualization Deep Learning Machine Learning NoSQL Python Quantitative R SQL

Job Description

Senior Data Scientist – Altice USA – Long Island City, NY

Join Altice USA's Data Science team to deliver AI as a service across various teams involving marketing science, survey statistics, and advanced geospatial, content, network and customer relationship analytics.

Work hands-on with more advanced problems and models. To develop AI solutions you will: prepare big data, select appropriate statistical and machine learning techniques, build & validate models, evaluate models in light of objectives, deploy completed models, and maintain models by identifying model drift and retraining models. You will partner with other data scientists, data engineers, and application developers on the Data Science team.

A successful candidate will be a person who is curious, is a self-learner, wants to innovate, and can clearly communicate sophisticated concepts and results.

  • 4-8 years of hands-on statistical/machine learning experience.
  • Undergraduate or Graduate degree in a quantitative field.
  • Strong proficiency in statistical and machine learning predictive modeling, including comprehension of theory, modeling/identification strategies, and limitations and pitfalls.
  • Strong proficiency in unsupervised learning, reinforcement learning, experiments, and optimization.
  • Experience with hierarchical Bayesian models, structural equation models, deep learning, time series, or model-based design of experiments is a plus.
  • Demonstrates strong computational skills and level of experience using statistical programming languages R or Python.
  • Strong proficiency in SQL & NoSQL querying and Python coding to wrangle and explore big data.
  • Strong proficiency in visualization tools, such as ggplot2, plotly, or Tableau to explore big data.
  • Strong ability to conduct meta-analysis literature reviews.
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms, such as Open Stack, Google Compute Engine, or EC2 is a plus.
  • Experience with big data platforms, such as Neo4j, Spark, Big Query, Hadoop, Azure, or AWS is a plus.
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform is a plus.
  • Experience with the CRISP-DM process is a plus.

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About Altice:

Altice USA is a cutting-edge communications, media, and tech company. We connect people to what matters most to them; texting with friends, advertising that resonates, or binge watching their favorite show. Our differentiated approach centers around technologies that push the envelope and deliver the ultimate customer experience. We're building a workforce that attracts and retains the best talent, not only to meet the needs of our customers, but that also reflects the diverse communities we serve. We're not the only ones who have seen it; we've recently been recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers as well as by the Human Rights Campaign, DiversityInc Magazine, and Cablefax for our diversity & inclusion program. 

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

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Job ID

2020-25579