Data Scientist - Python/Hadoop

Advanced analytics, Amazon Web Services, Apache Hadoop, Apache Hive, Apache Spark, Apache Sqoop, Big data, Business partnership, Cloud, Clustering, Computer science, Data analysis, Data engineering, Data mining, Data science, Good Clinical Practice, HDFS, HR management, IT consulting, Information systems, Jupyter, Machine learning, Microsoft Windows Azure, Predictive modelling, Python, R, Regression analysis, Snow flake schema, Software prototyping, Unstructured data
Contract W2, 1 Years
$55 - $93
Work from home available

Job Description

Data Scientist
Education: Bachelors or higher preferred
Discipline: Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics
Skills and Experience
- At least 5 years of experience in Data Science using R/Python etc. on Hadoop platform
- Strong skills in statistical application prototyping with expert knowledge in R and/or Python development
- Design machine learning projects to address business problems determined by consultation with business partners.
- Work on a variety of datasets, including both structured and unstructured data.
- Deep knowledge of machine learning, data mining, statistical predictive modeling, and extensive experience applying these methods to real world problems
- Extensive experience in Predictive Modeling and Machine Learning: Classification, Regression & Clustering
- Understanding and experience working on Big Data Ecosystems is preferred : Hadoop, HDFS, Hive, Sqoop, Spark: pySpark, SparkR, SparkSQL, Jupyter & Zeppelin notebooks
- Understanding and/or Experience with data engineering is a plus
- Experience with cloud technologies(AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Snowflake) is big plus
- Create Interpretable visualizations that tell a story and paint a vision
This role provides technical consulting. Works as a Data Scientist works in Enterprise Data Analytics Team on their Big Data Platform and provides advanced analytics solutions to our Business users using the tools specified within the Qualifications section.


Location = Richmond VA

**Currently Remote due to Covid19 -must be able to work on-site in Richmond VA after CV19 restrictions are lifted

Preferred Rate = $55 - $65/hr (Manager will consider higher rate for an exceptional candidate) 

Length = 1+ Year on a W2 contract - Possible on-going/long term for the right candidate

Dice Id : natcomp
Position Id : 01-0810
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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