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Data Scientist (i360)

Description

i360, where The Data is the Difference, is the leading data and technology provider for those advancing a free and prosperous society through campaigns, nonprofits, and advocacy communities. i360 is a dynamic workplace sitting at the intersection of public policy, technology, and business, and is seeking team members who are as excited about the cause as they are about building the next generation of political technology. A leader in data and analytics capabilities that solve political, operational, supply chain, and market forecasting challenges for some of the most sophisticated organizations in the world, is seeking a Data Scientist to join the team! 

The ideal candidate is someone who has technical experience leveraging data and technology to optimize commercial or political operations and to create new capabilities. The Data Scientist is primarily responsible for developing models and related tools that create value for our customers.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Quantify model accuracy over baseline for a specific subset of people
  • Quantify the potential value of a new data set for future models
  • Analyze a data science customer question and explain the answer to a non-technical team member
  • Devise and implement an automated approach to a repeatable process in collaboration with the Data Operations Team and the Analytics Team
  • Determine more data is required after training an experimental model and validating its performance

The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in statistics, mathematics, econometrics, operations research, software engineering, computer science, or artificial intelligence.
  • 3+ years of experience writing R, Python, or similar scripting language for data analysis 
  • 1+ years of experience in machine learning or artificial intelligence with caret, scikit-learn, PyTorch, TensorFlow, or similar framework 
  • 1+ years of experience writing SQL for data analysis 
  • Theoretical understanding of the algorithms behind real-world machine learning and artificial intelligence applications

What Will Put You Ahead

  • MS or PhD in statistics, mathematics, econometrics, operations research, software engineering, computer science, artificial intelligence, or a similar technical field. Those with a non-technical advanced degree but extensive technical experience are also encouraged to apply.
  • Experience identifying and communicating actionable insights using data
  • Experience with automated data pipelines for data collection or standardization
  • Experience with NoSQL nonrelational databases
  • Familiarity with AWS or similar cloud-based platform, Linux, git, containers, and command line basics
  • Familiarity with d3.js, plotly, seaborn, ggplot, or similar library
  • Familiarity with individual-level commercial data, state-level government data, census data, or unstructured data
  • Experience working with free market groups or political campaigns



Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.


At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.


Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:www.kochcareers.com


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