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Data ScientistVulcan Value PartnersBirmingham, AL


Job Description

Vulcan Value Partners, LLC is sourcing for a dynamic Data Scientist who functions in an innovative, efficient and detail-oriented manner. The candidate should be a team player, extremely motivated, resourceful, and well organized. This full-stack data science position is responsible for completing high-level data science and analytics work. This position will be based in Birmingham, Alabama.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Design new predictive models
  • Explore application of various machine-learning models to our business processes
  • Investigate new software applications and suggest potential use cases
  • Responsible for a small Linux system
  • Continually look for ways to improve the department and organization
  • Assist with assembly and preparation of big data sets
  • Mine complex data and provide systems-related advice for their organization
  • Design new ways to incorporate vast information with a focus on information technology topics
  • Seek out or design new ways to improve data quality, and predictive capabilities
  • Help speed our design, testing and deployment process for predictive models
  • Opportunity to spend time on professional development and moon shot projects

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or enrolled in current degree program
  • Relevant personal, academic, or professional experience is required
  • Familiarity with Linux administration
  • Coding skills in SQL, Python and/or R; experience in other languages is a plus
  • Familiarity with Linux administration
  • Advanced analytical and statistical skills
  • Exceptional oral and written communication abilities
  • Interpersonal and professional skills necessary to work and thrive in an office setting
  • High competency in MS Office
  • Goal-oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Skilled in setting priorities and managing time to accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities
  • Ability to focus and get tasks over the finish line
  • Strong initiative and organizational skills
  • Obsession with AI, science fiction, and the singularity is a plus

Tagged skills R Python SQL Statistics