1+ months


Atlanta, GA 30303
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003EThe Associate Data Scientist, Space Optimization possesses a broad skill set with specialized knowledge associated with any of the following skills: data mining, optimization, statistics, machine learning, programming, data modeling, database design, retail domain knowledge, and reporting. This role will use a variety of technologies to utilize newer data platforms that allow for the storage and analysis of large volumes of data. In addition to utilizing standard Descriptive and Predictive methodologies, the scope of the job will also include the design and development of technology solution and applications for space optimization, including predictive modeling, cluster analysis and anomaly detection. The Associate Data Scientist space optimization is responsible for supporting or leading data science projects, developing advanced analytics and data science capabilities, and building relationship with internal customers and cross-functional teams to deliver data science tools, solutions, analysis, recommendations and insights that drive sales and profitability, improve customer experience and store labor efficiency.\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EMAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E 50% Provide micro and macro space optimization analysis of varying scope across items, categories, and departments. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% Communicate the approach and recommendations generated by tools to senior business leaders. \u003Cbr /\u003E 20% Evaluate and identify opportunities during store projects and business resets for THD \u003Cbr /\u003E 10% Partner with store planning and space planning to support and execute new concepts resulting from competitive and space productivity analyses\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Position reports to Sr Director Space Management \u003Cbr /\u003E No direct reports\u003Cdiv\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ETravel: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Education Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E The knowledge, skills, and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diploma and/or GED.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E1 year\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Physical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Preferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Working knowledge of Tableau\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Working knowledge of presentation software (e.g. Microsoft PowerPoint)\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Working knowledge of analytical/statistics software (e.g. SPSS, SAS, R, Stata)\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Demonstrated ability to collaborate and work effectively with cross-functional teams\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Ability to develop and apply advanced mathematical/statistical techniques\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Ability to convey complex or technical ideas and processes in easy-to-understand terms to diverse audiences\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E- Excellent written and verbal communication skills\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003EAdvanced experience with JDA Intactix space management suite highly preferred. \u003Cbr /\u003E High proficiency in financial/statistical modeling applications including forecasting and/or optimization highly preferred. \u003Cbr /\u003E Experience in MS Excel, MS Access or other analytical tools required. \u003Cbr /\u003E Experience with Hadoop, R, SAS or other relevant statistical modeling tools/languages. \u003Cbr /\u003E Experience with a variety of statistical modeling and regression analysis techniques and their practical business applications.\u003C/div\u003E


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-02-07

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