Data Science Associate

Short Description

ZS is looking for Data Science Associate who will develop advanced algorithms that solve problems of large dimensionality in a computationally. Also implement statistical and data mining techniques on large data sets to identify trends, figures and other relevant information.

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Develop advanced algorithms that solve problems of large dimensional in a computationally efficient and statistically effective manner.
  • Implement statistical and data mining techniques (e.g. hypothesis testing, machine learning and retrieval processes) on large data sets to identify trends, figures and other relevant information.
  • Collaborate with clients and other ZS stakeholders to effectively integrate and communicate analysis findings.
  • Contribute to the evaluation of emerging data sets and technologies that may contribute to our analytical platform.

Qualification:
ZS welcomes candidates for the Data Science Associate position from any engineering discipline. The common denominator in an individual's success is a strong academic record, a stated interest in working with business operations, and evidence of superior analytic skills.

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in Computer Science (or Statistics), and strong academic performance with analytic and quantitative coursework is required.
  • Knowledge of big data/advanced analytics concepts and algorithms (e.g. text mining, social listening, recommended systems, predictive modeling, etc.).
  • Knowledge of programming (e.g. Java/Python/R).
  • Exposure to tools/platforms (e.g. Hadoop eco system and database systems).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail, with a research-focused mindset.
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • High motivation, good work ethic and maturity.

Data Science Associate
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ZS is the world's largest firm focused exclusively on helping companies improve overall performance and grow revenue and market share, through end-to-end sales and marketing solutions from customer insights and strategy to analytics, operations and technology. More than 4,500 ZS professionals in 22 offices worldwide draw on deep industry and domain expertise to deliver impact for clients across multiple industries, including consumer products, energy, high-tech, insurance, medical products and services, and pharmaceuticals.
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