Data Analytics Engineer

Req ID: 56982


Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a technology-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact.   Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets.  These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel.  In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.

Data Analytics Engineer/Data Scientist


The Statistics & Data Analytics team at the Lubrizol Corporation has an opening for a solution-oriented Data Analytics Engineer/Data Scientist. This position is located at our global headquarters in Wickliffe, Ohio, and is available to early career candidates including those currently studying and available to join in 2020-2021.

At Lubrizol we provide a rewarding and challenging work environment. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol is a Berkshire Hathaway company where we embrace diverse perspectives that create new ideas and advance innovation. As a leader in specialty chemicals, we help our customers through the creation of sustainable and eco-safe products, from manufacturing the oil additives for the cars we drive to creating active ingredients for medicines used to save and improve lives. Your work will have a significant impact in helping us to facilitate innovation and improve efficiency by delivering data science systems and tools to the organization as well as providing statistical support to enable data-driven business decisions.


Role Overview:

We are seeking a Data Analytics Engineer like you, to join our Statistics & Data Analytics team. In this role you will have the opportunity to be involved in a wide variety of data analytics activities.  This includes using advanced algorithms to create predictive models, in addition to work that supports/enhances our systems, processes and tools.  Work will be both self-directed and under the guidance of more senior data scientists. Your ability to use your programming skills and statistics knowledge to create high quality data analytics tools and predictive models is critical to success. The role will have a high level of autonomy, freedom to manage your own time, and the opportunity to collaborate with highly skilled teams and individuals including project managers, formulators, chemists, and engineers along with other data scientists and statisticians.


Performance Objectives:

Support analytics systems including the development and maintenance of systems, processes and algorithms. You will contribute to the integration and enhancement of our analytics systems and tools which provide insightful information and enable our formulators and program managers to make timely, data-driven decisions.

Create predictive models by mining complex data. In your role you will use advanced methods to dive into intricate chemical data and build operational empirical models that will be used by the business in product development and deployment efforts.



Factors for Success:

  • Degree in mathematics, statistics, data analytics, computer science or closely related field
  • Significant course work in statistics; experience using advanced statistical software such as R or Python
  • Demonstrated computer programming skills, such as formal course work in C/C++, Java, or Python; knowledge of JavaScript, relational databases and SQL are added pluses
  • Strong problem solving and deductive reasoning skills
  • Creativity and curiosity with the ability to learn and apply new concepts quickly
  • Ability to interact effectively with a wide variety of scientists and individuals


Lubrizol Benefits

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Competitive salary with performance-based bonus plans

401K Match plus Age Weighted Defined Contribution Plan

Competitive medical, dental & vision offerings

Health Savings Account

Paid Holidays, Vacation, Parental Leave

Relocation Services Available


With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio, Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States. For the last seven years Lubrizol has been named one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, and in 2016 was judged as the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio’s annual Top Workplaces survey. Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play.  This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation.  From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event or biking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Salary Range
$65,000.00 - 94,000.00
per Year
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Cleveland, OH 44092, US