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Senior Data Scientist at Decision Patterns - Oakland / Bay Area, CA - Job Posting

Alethea B.
user 69462722
Oakland, CA
Post #: 1
Senior Data Scientist
Decision Patterns

Bay Area, CA

Would you like to work on significant and thought-provoking problems? Are you unafraid to challenge assumptions, think creatively, and take bold, direct and often innovative approaches? Are you equally comfortable talking to leaders in boardrooms as tinkering among engineers in labs? Are you self-motivated and do you learn new technologies quickly? If so, Decision Patterns wants you to be a part of our growing team of data scientists passionate about the power of data.


  • Understand and frame complex problems
  • Design and build data, information, and predictive systems
  • Develop and refine models and machine learning algorithms
  • Develop and implement metrics for assessing models
  • Deploy models, algorithms, and code with Decision Patterns staff and with clients

Skills and Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree or higher in statistics, computer science, mathematics, economics, engineering or other quantitative field
  • At least five years’ experience working in a quantitative field supporting products or operations
  • Knowledge of data warehouses, SQL and the Apache Hadoop ecosystem
  • Expertise with R, Python, Java or similar programming languages
  • Expertise in statistics, analytical modeling, and machine learning
  • We also appreciate those who know about, follow and contribute to open source software
  • Previous consulting experience preferred

About Decision Patterns
Decision Patterns consults in a diverse set of industries, including medicine, finance, retail, networking, entertainment, and defense. We help our clients retrieve, store, model, organize, and visualize data, and use their data strategically to make predictions, optimize ROI, identify inefficiencies, and uncover patterns that allow their business leaders to make more informed decisions. With expertise in machine learning, predictive analytics, enterprise data management, data warehousing, and data visualization, we provide both technical know-how and executive guidance.

To Apply
Send cover letter and resume to careers -at- decisionpatterns -dot- com.

Decision Patterns
Oakland, CA

KEYWORDS: Statistics, Data Scientist, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Consulting, Management Consulting
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