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Sr. Data Scientist

Anywhere, USA · Information Technology
TITLE: Sr. Data Scientist
LOCATION: Bedminster, NJ or Overland Park, KS or 100% Remote
TERMS: Direct Hire / Perm
OPENINGS: 1 Data Scientist – 3-5+ years
SALARY:  $120-140K depending on experience level
STATUS: W2 Exempt
TECHNOLOGIES:  Statistical Modeling (NLP, Linear Regression, Logistic Regression, Cluster Analysis, Feature Reduction), Data Mining, R, Python, SQL, working with large data sets, AWS, Azure with Snowflake, PySpark, Sagemaker, KNIME, ETL concepts
INTERVIEW PROCESS: Zoom with 2 Dev Managers for Technical Interview / Zoom for Cultural Interview

Our client is looking for a Senior Data Scientist who will collaborate with our analytics and data engineering teams to collect, analyze, and derive insights from company, client and publicly available data. The ideal candidate must have strong experience using a variety of data mining/data analysis methods, using a variety of data tools, building and implementing models, supervised and unsupervised learning, NLP, feature reduction, cluster analysis, using/creating algorithms and creating/running simulations. They must be comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and functional teams.

  • The candidate must have at least a Masters-level degree in Data Science or equivalent with a background in statistics
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience including 3 years of statistical modeling and data mining using large and complex datasets.
  • Healthcare and/or insurance data experience is a plus.
  • Experience using statistical computer languages (R, Python, SQL, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets
  • Experience in statistical modeling techniques such as NLP, linear regression, logistic regression, cluster analysis, feature reduction etc.
  • Experience with fuzzy-logic matching algorithms used for matching records across disparate data sources.
  • The candidate must have exceptionally strong data cleansing, organizing, analyzing, and visualization skills; experience with PowerBI is a plus
  • Experience working with cloud analytic platforms on AWS/Azure using Snowflake, PySpark, Sagemaker,  KNIME, etc.
  • Aptitude in performing multiple tasks and dealing with changing deadline requirements. This includes knowing when to escalate issues. Maintains a focused, flexible, organized, and proactive manner. 
  • Experience in data engineering and ETL concepts is a plus.

Covenant Consulting strives to attract, cultivate and retain exceptional talent. If you feel you are a match for the position, and are interested in a great growth opportunity, we encourage you to contact Shannon.McInnis@Covenant-Consulting.com

Covenant Consulting is a Technology Services Provider offering project-based IT consulting, IT staffing and IT recruiting services. Every partnership reflects our uncompromising commitment to quality and integrity. We have extensive experience and capabilities in project-based consulting, short and long-term staff augmentation, and permanent recruitment. We work with companies of every size, across many industries and have the flexibility to scale solutions to meet our client's specific needs.

Shannon McInnis
Sr. Technical Recruiter
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