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Principal Data Scientist - Technology

Walmart
Dallas, TX 75219
1390861BRReq ID:1390861BRCompany 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:Principal Data Scientist - TechnologyTime Type:Full TimeCity:DALLASState:TXPosition Description:A Principal Data Scientist is responsible for collaborating with a business segment to determine long-term vision and provide analytical support and guidance. A Principal Data Scientist analyzes large data sets to develop multiple, complex custom models and algorithms to drive innovative business solutions. Principal Data Scientists work on large project teams in order to provide analytical support and guidance to a large project team (for example, email targeting, business optimization, consumer recommendations, shrink reduction) within Walmart. Principal Data Scientists are the subject matter experts for statistical analysis and modeling for their project team and frequently are responsible for functional team leadership, guidance and mentoring. Build learning systems to analyze and filter continuous data flows and offline data analysis. Conduct advanced statistical analysis to determine trends and significant data relationships. Develop machine learning models to apply test data algorithms to future data. Develop models of current state in order to determine improvements needed. Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects Ensures business needs are being met Interpret data to identify trends to go across future data sets. Lead project teams to develop innovative solutions to drive innovative business solutions. Lead the implementation of data modeling solutions. Combine data features to determine search models. Scale new algorithms to large data sets. Train algorithms to apply models to new data sets. Translate business needs into data modeling initiatives. Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity Provide guidance to cross-functional leadership regarding data modeling possibilities. Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates Research new techniques and best practices within the industry. Review business strategies to ensure alignment across initiatives. Validate models and algorithmic techniques. Candidate Must-Have Qualifications Bachelor of Science and 7 years' data science experience OR Master of Science and 5 years' data science experience or PhD. High proficiency in data mining, modeling, validation and insight generation. Excellent working knowledge of statistics, mathematics and machine learning algorithms. High proficiency in coding languages, including Python and SQL. Ability to work with large data sets. Has sound understanding of big data technology stack.Minimum Qualifications: + Bachelor of Science and 6 years' data science experience OR Master of Science and 4 years' data science experience OR PhD. Additional Preferred Qualifications: Understanding of cloud computing platforms and large-scale databases Proven ability to collaborate and work in teams Excellent with communications and stakeholder engagement Data science publications in recognized platforms/journals Proven ability to lead agile data science sprint projectsCategory:Data Science / Machine Learning Status:SalaryShift:0Brand:Walmart Labs

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Posted: 2019-11-19 Expires: 2020-04-26

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Dallas, TX 75219

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