Data Scientist

Short Description

Cisco is looking for Data Scientist who will analyze results using statistical techniques, and provide ongoing reports. Also responsible for identifying, analyzing, and interpreting trends or patterns in complex data sets.

Job Description

As a Data Scientist at Cisco you will interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques, and provide ongoing reports. You will review computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems and maintain databases/data systems. You will be responsible for identifying, analyzing, and interpreting trends or patterns in complex data sets. You will also develop, prototype and test predictive algorithms and implement data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and data quality.

  • You have recently graduated or on your final year of studies towards a BS, MS or MBA or equivalent in Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Information Management, Statistics or a related field.
  • You have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • You know how to work a problem from beginning to end with data science tools and techniques, including data manipulation (SQL, Hadoop, etc.) and programming (R, Python, XML, Javascript, or ETL) frameworks.
  • You have experience with Oracle databases, strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects etc), and are knowledgable of statistics for analyzing large datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc).
  • You possess technical knowledge regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques
  • You possess strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • You are proficient in queries, report writing and presenting findings.

Data Scientist
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