Data Scientist, Python

* Location: St. Louis, MO
* Type: Contract
* Job #6723

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented Data Scientist, Python (144509). Do you have experience with Data Science? Let us help you make your next big career move a reality!
*What You Will Be Doing:*
You will wrangle, explore, and model large and complex agronomic datasets. You will perform completeness and coherence analysis when reconciling customer data from multiple sources; investigate sources of variance as needed. You will also design and prototype customer behavior models that correlate observations to desirable business outcomes with an emphasis on interpretability. You will analyze impact of missing/partial data, data quality, feature bias, and other factors on modeling performance and interpretability. You will create technical documents that outline technical approach and evaluation framework prior to start of work and after project completion. You will assist with project and code reviews.
*Required Skills & Experience:*

* MS in Statistics, Applied Math, Data Science, Physics or other quantitative discipline
* Intermediate Python skill with one year experience conducting exploratory data analysis and modeling using Python
* Demonstrated knowledge and experience manipulating and analyzing large data sets, including SQL/Dataframe experience for wrangling data into analysis ready datasets
* Strong analytical and quantitative problem solving ability, with demonstrated ability to build, test, and iterate on a variety of model forms
* Skilled in the use of Python for research
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills
*Desired Skills & Experience:*

* PhD in Statistics, Applied Math, Data Science, Physics or other quantitative discipline
* Experience with Customer Behavior modeling
* Experience working with regular expressions or other text matching tools for improving quality of customer entered data
* Experience with PySpark
* Experience using data science to lead the inquiry and evaluation of complex business problems
* Experience working with agriculture data
* Strong drive to learn new topics and skills and to develop innovative products for our customers
If this position sounds like you, *WE SHOULD TALK!*
We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to provide sponsorship at this time or accept candidates who would require a corp-to-corp agreement.
We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:

* Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
* 401(k) retirement plan
* Long and Short-Term disability
* Life insurance
* Direct deposit
* Referral program
Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let’s go!
*Keywords:* Python
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