Data Scientist

Information and data analysis is the heart of all well formulated strategies and personal goals.  Amp-It harnesses the power of big data to help organizations and individuals analyze their performance and make adjustments to live a healthy, productive and prosperous life.

We are looking for a Data Scientist to further amplify our capabilities by analyzing large amounts of raw information to find patterns and predictable outcomes.

In this role, you will need to complete detailed math and statistical analysis. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are essential for interpreting data. The ideal candidate will also have a passion for machine-learning and research.

Areas of responsibility include:

  • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
  • Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data
  • Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns
  • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
  • Combine models through ensemble modeling
  • Present information using data visualization techniques
  • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges
  • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams

Required Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst
  • Experience in data mining
  • Understanding of machine-learning and operations research
  • Knowledge of R, SQL and Python; familiarity with Scala, Java or C++ is an asset
  • Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau) and data frameworks (e.g. Hadoop)
  • Analytical mind and business acumen
  • Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra)
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field; graduate degree in Data Science or other quantitative field is preferred

Send cover letter, resume and work samples to careers@ampit.io