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Job Title : Data Scientist III
Reports to : David Hardy, Manager, Data Analytics & Visualization
Group / Division : AIG / IES / DSBU
Job Family : R&D
Job Sub Family : R&D (RAD) > Biostatistics (STAT)
Job Code :
Job Track : Professional
Position Location : Remote Costa Rica
Number of Direct Reports : 0
Position Summary :
The Data Scientist III is responsible for the requirements definition, development and testing of advanced analytics solutions.
The individual will partner with members from Solution Management and Product Management to understand market needs and problems.
The data scientist will report to the Manager, Data Analytics & Visualization and is part of the broader Product Development team.
Contribute to the development of R packages and Shiny applications following the Software Development Lifecycle
Create dashboards that provide insights into scientific and operational data
Contribute to the evaluation, integration and commercialization of data science tools with Digital Sciences’ lab informatics products
Contribute to the configuration of LIMS templates to support structured data sets
Determine customers' needs through external data gathering and analysis, and collaboration with the Sales, Product Development and Services teams
Leverage customer insights and expertise to suggest new tools, products or services to solve customer problems and generate revenue for the business
Provide technical training and support to sales and services to enable product demonstrations, customer delivery and support of released products
Contribute to marketing content and thought leadership to educate customers on data science and our products.
Attend conferences to stay current on industry trends or educate potential customers on our products
Skills & Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in statistics, data science, business analysis, computer science or equivalent education
5+ years’ experience with R, Shiny and other data science programming languages
Familiarity with contemporary business intelligence software such as PowerBI and Spotfire
Understanding of platforms and frameworks for artificial intelligence and machine learning
Self-starter who is highly collaborative, creative and organized. Approaches projects with a continuous improvement mindset.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to prioritize, multi-task and perform effectively under pressure
Minimum Requirements / Qualifications :
Other Job Requirements :
Adhere to EHS policies and procedures and ensure a safe and healthy workplace environment
Willingness to travel
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