Who we’re looking for:
We are looking for an analytically-oriented data scientist to join our growing team and help build cutting edge data processes and products.
Schireson is a data-driven strategy consulting firm with offices in New York, Seattle, Boston, and Austin. We deliver custom strategies and solutions for our clients using a combination of data science, advanced research, and business-savvy imagination. We always aim to do superb work, and we always try to make the experience of working with us delightful. We also try to have fun while we’re doing it.
Our clients are market leaders from a wide range of industries, including media & entertainment, technology, professional services, non-profit, financial services, and automotive among other categories. We forge deep, on-going relationships with our clients, and in return they trust us to help them navigate their most complex business challenges.
Our academic backgrounds are varied – from PhDs to BAs, from Ivy League schools to state schools. Many of us have professional roots in tech and marketing, and our collective previous experience spans music, entrepreneurship, market research, venture capital, investment banking and management consulting.
Your responsibilities would include:
Conducting data mining
Building predictive models
Developing proprietary algorithms and assets for clients
Drawing key insights to drive critical decision making
Creating high quality data driven presentations
Collaborating with peers and managers to consistently exceed client expectations
Participating in the full cycle of strategic client analysis projects from client facing kick-off to code delivery or implementation
The ideal candidate will have:
3-5+ years of hand-on experience doing quantitative analysis/modeling, technical/coding work
A desire to work on big data, predictive modeling, and machine learning projects (but not alone!)
Superb communication and presentation skills
Ability to think strategically, analytically, and proactively about diverse business problems
Passion for managing the quality & accuracy of analytics, including checking your and others’ work
Experience multi-tasking in a fast-paced – and a fast-growing – small company or professional services/consulting firm environment is a plus
Proficiency with Python
Expertise in SQL and relational databases
Familiarity with AWS
Exposure to big data tools such as Hadoop, Hive, Sqoop, Pig, Impala or Spark is a big plus
Experience in advertising or media & entertainment are a plus
Experience with predictive analytics / data science is a plus
Degrees in Physics, Mathematics or Engineering are a plus
Level of experience (years):
Senior (5+ years of experience)
How to apply:
Please mention NLP People as a source when applying