Data Scientist Job Description Template

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    ______________________(Name of the Company) is looking for Data Scientists.  As a Data Scientist, you will be responsible for advising the business on the potential of available data, to provide new insight into the mission of the organization. It will be part of your job profile to create solutions to enhance business performance by using statistical analysis, data visualization, and data mining techniques.  If you have a passion for machine learning along with research and critical thinking and problem-solving are your strength, this could be your opportunity to come on board with us.

    This is an important role wherein you will be advising the Company on making informed business decisions and deliver even better products.

    Work Profile

    Your primary responsibility as a Data Scientist will be to analyze large amounts of information and arrive at patterns that will help to boost the business of the Company. We will rely on you to build data products to extract valuable business insights. A highly analytical mindset with a passion for mathematics and statistics will assist you in achieving your work objectives in a smooth manner.

    Your primary focus will be on applying data mining techniques, doing statistical analysis, and building high-quality prediction systems integrated with our products. As a Data Scientist, you will also mentor supporting personnel for this position, continuously ensuring effective execution of duties at the junior levels. Preparing reports and presentations at regular intervals for the stakeholders of the company and driving the decision-making process of the Company in the right direction will be part of your job profile too.


    • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions
    • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
    • Carry out Data mining using state of the art technologies
    • Enhance data collecting procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
    • Verify the integrity of data used for analysis by processing and cleansing it when needed
    • Build predictive models and machine learning algorithms to increase and optimize customer experience, revenue generation, ad targeting, and other business outcomes
    • Present information using data visualization techniques
    • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges
    • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams to implement models and monitor outcomes

    Skills and Qualifications

    • We are looking for a person with a minimum of  ______ years of experience working with business informatics/analysis and business outcome research in a fast-paced, complex business setting
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics/Mathematics/Computer Science/Machine Learning/ Economics or any other quantitative field is preferred
    • Experience using statistical computer languages such as Python, SLQ, etc
    • Knowledge and experience in statistical and data mining techniques such as GLM/Regression, Random Forest, Boosting, Trees, text mining, social network analysis, etc
    • Experience in data mining
    • Understanding of machine learning and operations research
    • Experience using business intelligence tools such as Tableau and data frameworks such as Hadoop
    • Analytical mind and business acumen
    • Problem-solving aptitude
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills

    About Us

    (A brief introduction about the Company)


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