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Veterans Preferred - Data Scientist

Company: MODIS
Location: Williamsburg
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. -Akkodis is seeking a Data Scientist with a client located in the Iowa City, IA area. This is a Hybrid role where you will work 2-3 days/week onsite.

This is also a full-time permanent role so candidates must be able to work full-time without sponsor ship now or in the future.

Pay/Salary Range: 75,000 – 110,000

The data scientist works hard at advancing the state-of-the-art in how data is applied to solve problems in our industry. This includes but is not limited to market trends, market share data, competitive information, campaign effectiveness evaluations, research analysis and customer data and lead generation data.

Data Scientist job responsibilities include:

  • Work with cross departmental team members to define metrics, guidelines, and strategies for effective use of algorithms and data.
  • Impacts business direction and growth by providing strong data intelligence to executive management.
  • Create data mining and analytics architectures, statistical reporting, and data analysis methodologies.
  • Coordinate data resource requirements.
  • Assist in the development of data management policies and procedures.
  • Develop best practices for analytics instrumentation and experimentation.
  • Conduct research and make recommendations on big data infrastructure, database technologies, analytics tools, services, protocols, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.
  • Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources.
  • Develop algorithms and predictive models to solve critical business problems.
  • Develop tools and libraries that will help analytics team members more efficiently interface with large amounts of data.
  • Analyze large, noisy datasets and identify meaningful patterns that provide actionable results.
  • Develop and automate new enhanced imputation algorithms.
  • Create informative visualizations that intuitively display large amounts of data and/or complex relationships.
  • Provide and apply quality assurance best practices for data science services across the organization.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain change control and testing processes for modifications to algorithms and data analytics.


  • Extensive experience solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches.
  • Comfort manipulating and analyzing complex, high-volume, high-dimensionality data from varying sources.
  • Familiarity with relational, SQL databases.
  • Experience with very large datasets a must.
  • Good understanding of the organization's goals and objectives.
  • A strong passion for empirical research and for answering hard questions with data.
  • A flexible analytic approach that allows for results at varying levels of precision.
  • Ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis in a clear, precise, and actionable manner.

    If you are interested in this Data Scientist role then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Akkodis go to www.akkodis.com. If you have questions about the position, please contact allyson.kumbera@akkodis.com

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    Benefit offerings include medical, dental, vision, term life insurance, short-term disability insurance, additional voluntary benefits, commuter benefits and 401K plan. Our program provides employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. Available paid leave may include Paid Sick Leave, where required by law; any other paid leave required by Federal, State or local law; and Holiday pay upon meeting eligibility criteria. Disclaimer: These benefit offerings do not apply to client-recruited jobs and jobs which are direct hire to a client

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please visit https://www.modis.com/en-us/candidate-privacy/

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.modis.com/en-us/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

Keywords: MODIS, Cedar Rapids , Veterans Preferred - Data Scientist, Other , Williamsburg, Iowa

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