Senior Data Science Consultant

Senior Data Science Consultant

  • Location

    New York, United States

  • Sector:

    Technology & Security

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  • Contact:

    Paul Wildfeir

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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JCW Search is currently recruiting for Senior Data Science Consultants for a Management Consulting firm in NYC. Consultants will be responsible for overseeing Data Science projects for the firm's clients throughout the NYC area and will serve as a team lead (overseeing small teams of data scientists & engineers) on all engagements. 

- Develop algorithms and implement data mining techniques for data science projects.
- Evaluate emerging technologies, tools and datasets and implement them into projects where needed. 
- Conduct machine learning and retrieval processes on large, unstructured data sets.
- Oversee small teams of data scientists (dependent on project size). 
- Serve as the primary point of contact for the firms clients and provide thought leadership for all data science engagements.

- 7+ years of experience in the Technology/Data Science field. 
- Experience developing in Python, Java and R.
- Experience working with database technologies, big data tools and Hadoop eco system.
- Prior experience working with text mining, predictive modeling, social listening and similar tools is a plus. 
- Prior experience in a consulting firm is preferred. 
- M.S. or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or a related field.