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Senior Data Scientist

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Company :
CostCo Wholesale UK Ltd

Location :
Lowell, Massachusetts

Expiry Date :
Fri, 05 Feb 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Location:Lowell – Massachusetts – USA Function:Engineering Ref #: Description UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group, formerly Kronos) is seeking a Senior-level Data Scientist to work within our Advanced Research Group. The role includes implementing cutting-edge AI solutions as well as ‘generating ideas’: proposing new research efforts to gain unforeseen insights from workforce data. Principal or leadership positions are also possibilities for qualified candidates. Responsibilities: – Drive research initiatives to analyze workforce management data, identify meaningful business opportunities, and guide solution implementations – Rapidly prototype data science and AI solutions for integration with workforce management products and services. – Apply modern machine learning, deep learning, and AI algorithms, generating models that can be applied to the workforce management domain – Implement Data Science methodologies at scale over extremely large datasets. – Communicate insights and findings to internal and external stakeholders – Enjoy working and learning in a fast paced and rapidly evolving environment – Comfort organizing and leading projects in a research environment – Ability to rapidly develop prototypes in various programming languages, such as Python, Java, and Scala. Qualifications – MS or PhD (PhD preferred) in Computer Science/Machine Learning, Statistics, Data Science or a quantitative field – Substantial depth in at least 2 machine learning or AI subfields, including but not limited to regression, classification, deep learning, time-series analysis, clustering, automated planning, active learning, Bayesian inference, NLP, HCI, etc. Hands-on experience applying machine learning or AI techniques to real-world data – Must have a high level of initiative and sound independent judgment. Preferred Qualifications: – Hands-on experience applying Big Data / Map Reduce techniques, including Spark and Hadoop distributed-computing platforms, to real-world problems. – Experience applying AI beyond machine learning (including but not limited to Automated Planning, NLP, Multi-Agent Systems, etc.) or Operations Research techniques. – Working knowledge of advanced ML frameworks such as TensorFlow, Torch, or Keras and deep learning techniques (RNNs, Auto-encoders, GAN, etc.). – Familiarity and comfort with SQL and NoSQL databases – Experience with public cloud infrastructures, especially GCP a plus. – 5+ years’ experience as a data scientist or AI specialist, though exceptional junior candidates will also be considered. #LI-POST Corporate overview Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at EEO Statement Equal Opportunity Employer Kronos, a UKG Company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. View The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement. View the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision Kronos participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here. Disability Accommodation For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email or please call 1 .