Predictive Science is looking for a Data Analyst who can work with Fortune 1000 companies and other companies around the world to help them take on challenging data problems that can provide high impact results. This position is a freelance analyst position to work with other data scientists to provide support to executives and data scientists who are a part of the Predictive Science network.
Deep understanding of statistics, familiarity with machine learning algorithms
Strong SQL skills, including querying involving multiple tables and subqueries
Basic Experience with programming scripts such as Python, Java, Scala, C++ in Linux/Unix, and R. Preference that you are medium to highly knowledgeable in one of these languages
Ability to focus long periods of time on entering, cleaning, or tagging data into a system with adequate speed and accuracy and high degree of sensitivity.
Ability to analyze data, draw insights, and prepare reports in a cohesive, intuitive, and simplistic manner to the client.
Ability to use Excel and be able to write complex functions such as: pivot tables, lookup formulas (VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP), logical formulas (or, if, and, iserror), conditional formatting, and numerous other excel functions
Experience in visualizing data to stakeholders in a simple and concise manner through visualization software such as ggplot, D3,Tableau Qlinkview, Periscope, Business Objects, or other similar software.
Experience in analyzing data from business line data applications and data providers such as Google Analytics, Site Catalyst, Coremetrics, Adwords, Crimson Hexagon, Facebook Insights, Nielsen, Comscore, Simmons, MRI and etc.
Passion for problem solving, answering hard questions with data, and continuous learning
Demonstrates ability to be resourceful and investigative
Ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously and meet set deadlines
About the Opportunity
Perform data analysis that provides a platform for decision making on a variety of business issues
Apply your expertise in quantitative analysis, data mining, and the presentation of data to see beyond the numbers and guide applicable next steps
Run statistical analyses to extract actionable insights that influence, support, and assist in product decisions and launches
Present proposals and results in a clear manner backed by data and coupled with actionable conclusions
Update and maintain detailed reports
Being part of Predictive Science means more than just working on challenging projects. There are other benefits you will receive as well.
Free Conference Passes: Join data science experts from all around the world for amazing learning events. The events are free for Predictive Science network members.
Special Offers and Free Products: Predictive Science partners provide special offers and free products for network members. Get your hands on early-release products and get the opportunity to be an influencer.
Recruiting Services: Looking to take the next big step in your career? Predictive Science offers headhunting services to network members. You will receive career and resume feedback, and head hunters will help you get placed.
Leadership Opportunities: Not getting the leadership experience you want from your current job? Trying to grow your leadership abilities? Predictive Science offers industry leadership opportunities for network members. Continue to expand your skills and build your resume.
Network Opportunities: Build relationships with other data scientists, vendors, and company executives. Expand your network and opportunities as you partner with network members on projects.
Training: Predictive Science helps you get hands-on experience as a data scientist while you get paid and sets you on a high-growth-trajectory path. Your skills will be challenged all along the way, and opportunities will be provided through conferences and online training to help you learn new skills that will make you more valuable.
Predictive Science gives you the flexibility of working remotely and picking what hours you want to work. Already have a job but want to earn more money? Predictive Science can be flexible to accommodate your situation. Want a lot of flexibility? Sign up for a project that pays you per task or per hour. If you want more dependability and a full time commitment, we can provide contractor or full-time position.
We Want You to Succeed
Predictive Science is committed to helping you grow your career and get the experience you need to become successful. Our goal is to build the largest network of data scientists and place them in the most successful positions. Your skills will be challenged all along the way, and opportunities will be provided through conferences and online training to help you learn new skills that will make you more valuable and get promoted. Additionally, to support your career growth, we have our own recruiting team that works hard for you to find a position either with Predictive Science or somewhere else. No other company cares more about your career progression than Predictive Science.
About Predictive Science
Predictive Science is the fastest growing data science network focused on building the largest data science platform that can help businesses turn data into actionable results while significantly creating cost savings. Challenging data problems that were too expensive, risky, or resource limited to solve, can now be solved with the help of Predictive Science and its global network of data scientists. Predictive Science is helping companies such as Verizon, NFL, Neiman Marcus, Dell, VMware and many others unlock the power of their data by creating algorithms that are changing the world.