data scientist, Calgary

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Our large Oil and Gas client Calgary client is looking for a Data Scientist for a 6 month contract in Calgary.

Do you want to be involved in ground-breaking and innovative software development products that bring safety and reliability to the Oil and Gas Industry?

Do you like working in Agile environment? Do you want to work on teams that are working with predictive analytics, machine learning and sentiment analysis?

Then this role might be for you!

In addition to bringing exceptional Data Science expertise to the role – are you innovative, like to work in an agile driven environment, bring an entrepreneurial mindset to your role, like collaborating with others and take accountability for delivering?

What will you be doing in this role?
• Bring a deep understanding of big data and will help the T+IL to build and enable big data analytics solutions
• Shape data structures and algorithms in a distinctive way to ensure large-scale business impact of the digital products being built
• mine and analyze data from company systems
• Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.
• Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets
• Use Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to increase and optimize customer experiences, revenue generation, and other business outcomes
• Conduct data wrangling, munging, exploration, sampling, training data generation, feature engineering, model building, and performance evaluation

What skills and experience is the client looking for?

• Experience in data science and in senior engineering and technology roles (5+ years) working with product development teams, delivering and building digital products
• Simulation modeling experience using AnyLogic
• Understand high performance algorithms and Python statistical software
• Experience with lamda architectures and batch and real-time data streams
• Proven ability to architect highly scalable distributed systems, using different open source tools
• Experienced with agile or other rapid development methods
• Experienced in object oriented design, coding and testing patterns as well as experience in engineering software platforms and large-scale data
• Deep knowledge of data modeling and understanding of different data structures

What are the additional and soft skills that will help you in this role?
• Experience in industry data science (e.g., machine learning, predictive maintenance)
• A passion for innovation with a “can do” attitude

This is a Calgary based contract role. The client is looking to hire someone as soon as possible. The team is dynamic, the products are leading edge and drive business advantages. If you would like to add your expertise to the team please apply on line!

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