Spincar is looking for a Data Scientist who will support our product, sales, leadership, and marketing teams with insights gained from analyzing company data. The ideal candidate is adept at using large data sets to find opportunities for product and process optimization and using models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action. They must have strong experience using a variety of data mining/data analysis methods, using a variety of data tools, building and implementing models, using/creating algorithms, and creating/running simulations.
Data Scientist duties and responsibilities:
Collecting data through means such as analyzing business results or by setting up and managing new studies Transferring data into a new format to make it more appropriate for analysis Creating new, experimental frameworks to collect data Building tools to automate data collection Searching through large data sets for usable information Creating reports and presentations for business uses ** Correlating similar data to find actionable results
Data Scientist skills and qualifications
Knowledge of programming languages like SQL, Python, R, and Scala Strong mathematics skills (e.g., statistics, algebra) Advanced ability to perform exploratory data analysis Experience with common data science toolkits Working knowledge of statistics Exceptional technical writing skills Ability to communicate complex data in a simple, actionable way Ability to visualize data in the most effective way possible for a given project or study Analytical and problem-solving skills Familiarity with data management tools Ability to work independently and with team members from different backgrounds Excellent attention to detail