What you’ll be doing...

We use digital data as the fuel to propel us beyond our competition. As a Senior Data Scientist, you’ll lead projects that develop and perform complex analyses using Big Data technologies. You’ll be constantly on the lookout for new modeling techniques, evolving technologies, and emerging industry trends so that we can stay ahead of the game. Your work will help us meet our customers’ needs and make it even easier for them to do business with us.

  • Performing analyses to find actionable insights.
  • Developing systems, applications, and visual dashboards.
  • Conducting and guiding others through system usage assessments.
  • Ensuring data quality and promoting process improvement.
  • Managing security threats, and increasing the dependability and reliability of our network through tools and software.

You will be responsible for gathering geospatial data in a structured/scalable manner and using algorithms to predict future usage. You’ll be able to analyze large complex geospatial data sets and make recommendations. You will also be responsible for creating algorithms for predictive modeling and you will be responsible for presenting the data through visualization techniques and tools.

What we’re looking for...

You have a background and thorough understand of GIS. With an eye towards improving performance and predictability, you like the science of analytics. Developing resolutions to complex problems, using your sharp judgment to develop methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria enables you to deliver solutions that make a big impact. You’re able to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences, and you take pride in your ability to share your considerable knowledge with your peers.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience as a data scientist, analyst, or statistical modeler.
  • Experience with Geoprocessing tools using Python
  • Experience with Raster manipulation and analysis.
  • Experience with QGIS/ArcGIS.
  • Experience with RasterIO, GDAL or similar
  • Experience with libraries such as NumPy, GeoPandas, etc .
  • Experience with predictive modeling.

Even better if you have:

  • Degree in business intelligence and analytics, computer science, or mathematics.
  • Master’s degree.
  • Experience with visualization tools, like Tableau.
  • Experience with Data Warehousing or Teradata SQL.
  • Knowledge of distributive computing tools, like Hive or Spark.
  • Experience with SiteCatalyst/Clickstream.
  • Ability to quickly prototype solutions.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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