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Data Scientist

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Our client is looking for a Data Scientist to join their team for a 6+ month contract. In this role you will be using Spring Boot Java for API and Microservices development to provide services.


  • Work closely with business to understand business needs to identify data and provide required capabilities to business
  • Analyzing data as it relates to business needs and use cases for applying predictive algorithms and machine learning
  • Amalgamate different data sets to provide business capabilities
  • Collaborate with team members and tech lead to define, review and finalize design
  • Build data analysis dashboards and reports based on business use cases
  • Support current dashboards built by the business and assist business as they build their own dashboards
  • Operational support to assist in data setup for stores and incident management
  • Participate in all SCRUM ceremonies and team discussions


  • Proficiency with data analysis, data aggregation, and SQL
  • 5+ years of foundational experience with Data Transformation for data cleanup and conversion
  • 5+ years of experience with Python
  • 2 -3 years of experience with Databricks and PostgreSQL
  • 5 -10 years of experience building data models and machine learning regarding data/domain
  • 5+ years of experience with Tableau
  • Must be able to demonstrate skill sets with past experiences at a previous client
  • Self-driven and proactive (someone that can take an initiative and drive to get tasks done not requiring someone to tell them what to do)
  • Candidate should be self-driven, proactive (someone that can take an initiative and drive to get tasks and does not need daily directions) and should act with urgency
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


  • Nice to have skill set include:
  • Scala
  • Spark
  • Power BI
  • Experience with cloud tech stack
  • Kafka streaming
  • Retail or Fuels experience

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

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