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Data Scientist

  • Location: Stamford, 06902
  • Salary: 58.67
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

Long term contract Opportunity!

Position:  Data Scientist
Location: Remote
Term: 6 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Ability to find and interpret rich data sources
  • Manage large amounts of data despite hardware, software, and bandwidth constraints
  • Merge data sources; ensure consistency of data sets; create visualizations to aid in understanding data
  • Build mathematical models using the data; and present and communicate the data insights/findings

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 2 to 4 years of experience required
  • Knowledge and experience in building and analyzing linear regression, logistic regression, generalized linear models, and time series models
  • Experience in converting business problems into statistical problems, building models to solve the statistical problem, then use the models to develop business recommendations to solve the business problem
  • Knowledge of optimization techniques and application to business problems
  • Experience in pulling data from multiple sources, cleaning the data, and preparing the data for analysis
  • Experience in using a structure workflow in their problem solving
  • Experience in using Git to manage model versions
  • Experience with R and Python
  • Three plus years of applying the above in a business environment

If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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