Senior Modeling Data Scientist - Big Data / Analytics

for Cerebral Connections in Mountain View, CA

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Skills:
PhD or MS in statistics, applied math, CS or EE, 6 + years of modeling, use of logistic or linear regression techniques 
Location:
Mountain View, CA
Area Code:
650 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
140000 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
fulltime 
Posted:
4-21-2014 
Position ID:
233120 
Dice ID:
CERCA001 
*seeking local to Silicon Valley candidates only*
Small, profitable Big Data / Analytics software company with hyper quarter over quarter revenue growth (20% to 35%) seeks data analytics engineer.  With 30 employees in 2012, this company delivered $50M in revenue.
 
This company develops a software platform used by major global players in the travel industries who leverage customer loyalty programs.  The platform mines available data to build sophisticated analytics-based marketing campaigns to deliver deals and opportunities to targeted consumers.  The platform is proving to offer incredible ROI for customers and partners.

Qualifications / Requirements:
* MS/PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, or Electrical Engineering
* 6+ years of experience in complex data modeling using R, SAS or similar and very large datasets
* Domain experience in online advertising, internet search, or related field
* Experience using complex SQL programming for data analysis and extraction
* Highly motivated, self-driven, capable of defining own design and test scenarios
* Experience with large scale data processing, data structure optimization and scalability of algorithms a plus
* Experience with natural language processing, lexical analysis and semantic processing a plus
* Experience with Hadoop and map/reduce a plus

please ring me for discussion:

Doug Wierenga
Principal
Cerebral Connections
408.884.3851 Direct
doug@cerebralconnections.com
Doug Wierenga
Cerebral Connections
Phone: (408) 884-3851