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Director, Data Scientist

Bentonville, AR 72712
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1385414BRReq ID:1385414BRCompany Summary:What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:Director, Data ScientistTime Type:Full TimeCity:BENTONVILLEState:ARPosition Description:What you'll do: Walmarts Customer organization is evolving to the next generation, with a focus on providing the best online and in store experience for customers. Customer Science is an integral part of this organization that leads customer data science, planning and strategy development, customer journey, communications, as well as in store and online experience for the 140 million U.S. customers that shop at Walmart every week. Whether in store or online Walmart is serving customers changing needs of retail. As a part of Walmarts Customer Data Science team, youll be the voice of our customer. Why? Because Sam Walton founded our company with the belief that the customer is #1. Its not just a belief, but our way of doing business. With the customer at the forefront, we have the ability to help deliver the easiest shopping experience at the lowest cost, both digitally and physically. Thats where you come in. Walmarts Customer Data Science is seeking a Director of Data Science to work on challenging customer centric business problems across the company. The role can be based out of Hoboken, NJ or Bentonville, AR. Successful candidate will: Have extensive exposure to all aspects of Retail/eCommerce from the technical, strategic, and operational perspective Work closely with incredibly talented people across the company from a huge variety of backgrounds Be challenged by the nature and complexity of what needs to occur in terms of building solutions and the scale involved Have access to resources that comes with being part of the largest most successful retail company in the world Has experience leading teams and managing exec level stakeholder relationships How you can impact the company: 1. Generate insights that will drive customer lifetime value and grow Walmarts share of wallet. 2. Lead research, development, application and implementation of advanced statistical methodologies and applied behavioral science concepts in the design and analysis of qualitative, observational and randomized controlled experiments. These experiments would be conducted in collaboration with business partners or stakeholders across the company. 3. Lead effort on core requirements around building analytics and methods focused on understanding and predicting customer behavior. Leverage multi-channel customer insights to deliver enhanced personalized customer experience; design interventions to optimize customer lifetime value; build bigger shopper baskets; improve product discoverability. 4. Lead applied research and adoption of state-of-the art data science solutions for challenging customer centric retail business problems. 5. Mentor junior analysts in the team. About you: MBA, Masters, PhD in Statistics, Applied Math, Economics, Computer Science or related fields. 10+ years of work or experience in analytics, data science with a business focus. Rich understanding of causal inference and other business analytics domains. Solid understanding of experimentation methodologies. Experience using cloud computing for data processing and modeling. Strong expertise in SQL along with scripting languages such as R/ Python High level of comfort with analytical approaches and quantitative methods to deal with very large datasets. Flexible, collaborative approach to problem solvingMinimum Qualifications: + Bachelor of Science and 7 years' data science experience OR Master of Science and 5 years' data science experience OR PhD Category:Data Analytics Status:SalaryShift:0Brand:Walmart


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Posted: 2019-11-19 Expires: 2020-02-20

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