Data Scientist

OVERVIEW

Our Data team is unique, we’re a community that is the driving energy behind the work that we do. Combining skills across a variety of tools and platforms, analytics disciplines and clients, our team is a place where brilliant minds come together to build something bold.

To help with this, we’re looking for a Data Scientist to join our Data Science team.

Data Scientist

Role Summary:

Be a key member of the team that is the go-to for machine learning, statistical analysis and advanced data visualisation

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver cutting edge data science solutions to our clients in various industries
  • Collaborate with analytics team and supporting wider innovation initiatives across Strategy, Creative and Tech departments
  • Democratise data science to other members of the analytics team
  • Willingness to learn new techniques and continuously upskill

Technologies and toolset:

  • SQL and variants; PostgreSQL, HiveQL
  • Hands on Python / R experience
  • Data visualisation using Python and/or R

QUALIFICATIONS

Demonstrate skills and experience with:

  • All phases of the analytic process including data collection, preparation, modelling, evaluation, and insight generation
  • Data Cleansing and reshaping
  • Well-versed in applying statistics to data including regression, correlations etc
  • Exposure to cloud computing and Virtual Machines would be beneficial
  • Making complexity simple; explaining methodologies, results to non-data scientists
  • A wide variety of different datasets

About Digitas

 

We have 40 offices in 25 countries, each one helping to upend and redefine the landscape of strategy, creativity, media and technology. We’re pumped about the accolades we’ve earned – cue Titanium Lions, Gold Pencils and making LinkedIn’s Most InDemand Employer List of 2014 – but what energizes us most is the people we work with, the clients we work for and the never-ending challenge that confronts us: Producing amazing creative, day after day. On top of great values, great people and great clients, we’re proud to offer many great perks – things like flex vacation days, tuition reimbursement, gym membership discounts and anniversary gifts for the many people who’ve been with us 5, 10, 20 years and more. And while we celebrate those who’ve stuck by us and shaped us into the creative force that we are today, we’re always looking for great new talent help us grow even stronger. If that’s you, well, come join us.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.