Junior Data Scientist

  • IHS Markit
  • Switzerland
  • 01/10/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

The Data Scientist will support the project insights gained from analyzing company data. The candidate must have good experience using a variety of data mining/data analysis methods, using a variety of data tools, helping building and implementing models. The candidate will have a passion for discovering solutions hidden in large data sets and working with stakeholders to improve business outcomes.

In this role, the candidate will apply practical experience in mining, cleansing, and analyzing unsynchronised data, understanding of data science algorithms and willingness to write code to explore problems and understand data, all while solving challenging real-world problems at large scale. The candidate will work hand-in-hand with the Senior Data Scientist.

The ideal candidate should have;

  • 2-3 years of experience manipulating data sets and building statistical model
  • Experience with programming languages such as R/Java/Python
  • Enthusiasm to Keep up-to-date with latest technology trends
  • Solid background in programming, good knowledge of operating system
  • Robust knowledge on Database structures (Oracle, SQL)
  • An understanding of Data Management Systems.
  • Have worked in an Agile development environment

His/Her responsibilities will include;

  • Be an effective communicator, self-motivated, and able to drive insights into actions
  • Processing and cleaning data (munging/wrangling)
  • Access, ingest, and integrate data

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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