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Data Scientist

Company: CGI

Location: Dallas - Texas - USA

Posted on: November 24

Position Description This position is responsible for business consulting activities for the Data Strategy and Analytics teams within our client organizations to monitor and assist in improving their analytics eco system. We need someone with a creative problem-solving skills to work on our clients business opportunities. Our Data Scientistwill work to understand high value opportunities and... identify/build potential solutions - which often involve discovering new insights by transforming data into intuitive & interactive visualizations or applications Your future duties and responsibilities Serve as an expert in translating complex data into key strategy insights and valuable actions. Discover business narratives told by the data and present them to other scientists - business stakeholders - and managers at various levels. Develop and test heuristics. Create and run statistic/ML models. Perform data exploration and data mining. Create business intelligence - dashboards - visualizations - and/or other advanced analytics reports to adequately tell the business narrative and offer recommendations that are practiced - actionable - and have material impact - in addition to being well-supported by analytical models and data. Required Qualifications To Be Successful In This Role Work experience in addition to degree: 3 - 5 years of data engineering/science related activities with overall 10+ years experience. Graduation from a four-year college or university with a degree in statistics - physics - mathematics - engineering - computer science - or management of information systems. Expert knowledge of SAS - Python Machine Learning or R Working knowledge of statistics - programming and predictive modeling. Working knowledge of code writing Big Data/Hadoop/NoSQL and experience with large datasets Desired: Doctorate in Computer science - Engineering - Physics or Statistics CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $106 - 300 -$186 - 000. At CGI we call our professionals members to reinforce that all who join our team are - as owners - empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGIs benefits include: Competitive base salaries Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees - up to a maximum - for their job category 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members Generous holidays - vacation - and sick leave plans Comprehensive insurance plans that include - among other benefits - medical - dental - vision - life - disability - out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment. Back-up childcare - Pet insurance - a Member Assistance Program - a 529 college savings program - a personal financial management tool - lifestyle management programs and more. Insights you can act on While technology is at the heart of our clients digital transformation - we understand that people are at the heart of business success. When you join CGI - you become a trusted advisor - collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees members because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976 - and it has brought us to where we are today one of the worlds largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services. At CGI - we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer - we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process - please let us know. We will be happy to assist. Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI where your ideas and actions make a difference. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race - ethnicity - ancestry - color - sex - religion - creed - age - national origin - citizenship status - disability - pregnancy - medical condition - military and veteran status - marital status - sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation - gender - gender identity - and gender expression - familial status - political affiliation - genetic information - or any other legally protected status or characteristics. CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S. - please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at [email protected] You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note - this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned. We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Click here to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members. All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about - discussed - or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However - employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information - unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge - (b) in furtherance of an investigation - proceeding - hearing - or action - including an investigation conducted by the employer - or (c) consistent with CGIs legal duty to furnish information