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Senior Data Scientist-Firm Analytics. Job in Freeburg Gecko Jobs


Location: Freeburg - Illinois - USA

Posted on: November 24

At Edward Jones - we help clients achieve their serious - long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. To ensure a personal client experience - we have located our 15 - 000+ branch offices where our more than 7 million clients live and work. In a typical branch office - a financial advisor meets with clients and receives branch office support - so they can... focus on building deep relationships with clients. Headquarters associates in St. Louis - Tempe and Mississauga provide support and expertise to help U.S. and Canada branch teams deliver an ideal client experience. We continue to grow to meet the needs of long-term individual investors. Come join us in Firm Analytics - where we strive to unleash the full potential of data and AI to address business challenges. As a Senior Data Scientist on our team - you will design - develop and deliver data science solutions requiring advanced mathematical methods - statistical and machine learning models in support of data-driven strategies. You will combine data from multiple sources to develop innovative solutions to business problems and collaborate with business partners and other data scientists to develop tailored analytic solutions that inform and influence business decisions across the firm. Key Responsibilities: Use statistical modeling - machine learning and numerical optimization to discover and leverage patterns in data using Time Series Analysis - Classification Algorithms - Clustering - Regressions - Recommender Systems - Linear/Nonlinear Optimization - Monte-Carlo simulation - text mining - natural language processing Define data needs and evaluate data quality for applicability to posed problems Create features and develop models beyond standard toolset libraries to meet unique business challenges. Interpret and communicate findings and insights from the data to business partners - influencing leadership to embed innovative data science solutions and ideas into products and processes. Mentor early-career data scientists through collaboration and peer-review Collaborate on and advocate for adoption of best practices and cutting-edge methods within the team Position Qualifications: Master of Science Degree in Statistics - Applied Mathematics - Industrial Engineering - Computer Science or related field required. PhD degree desired. 9+ years professional experience with predictive statistical models or numerical optimization - and working with typical data used in such analyses Proficient in one or more programming languages (Python - R - Scala) with demonstrated ability to mentor others at lower skill levels Skilled in manipulating data in one or more of (SQL - Hive - Snowflake) Demonstrated ability to translate data into meaningful value propositions for business partners in order to facilitate understanding and generate solutions that are in the best interest of the client and firm Persons requiring sponsorship for an employment visa are ineligible for this position 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials in 2022 - published Fortune July 2022 - Great Places to Work data as of March 2022. Compensation provided for using - not obtaining - the rating. Edward Jones was recognized as one of the Best Workplaces for Millennials by Great Places to Work and Fortune magazine. The privately held firm ranked No. 2 overall - in its fourth appearance on the list. 2022 Fortune Best Workplaces for Women - published September 2022 - research by Great Places to Work - data as of August 2021. Compensation provided for using - not obtaining - the rating. Edward Jones has been named to the 2022 Best Workplaces for Women list by Great Places to Work and Fortune magazine - ranking No. 45. 2022 Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For - published April 2022 - research by Great Place to Work - data as of August 2021. Compensation provided for using - not obtaining - the rating. For the 23rd time - Edward Jones has earned a spot on the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For ranking by Great Places to Work and Fortune magazine. Edward Jones ranked No. 35 on the prestigious 2022 list. 2022 Best Places to Work For LGBTQ+ Equality - Great Place to Work in partnership with Human Rights Campaign Foundation - published Equity Magazine January 2022 - data as of July 2021. Compensation provided for using - not obtaining - the rating. Edward Jones scored 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) the nation's foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality. The ranking designated Jones as one of the best places to work for LGBTQ+Equality. Edward Jones does not discriminate on the basis of race - color - gender - religion - national origin - age - disability - sexual orientation - pregnancy - veteran status - genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. At Edward Jones - we value and respect our associates and their contributions - and we recognize individual efforts through a rewards program that promotes a long-term career - financial security and well-being. Visit our career site to learn more about our total compensation approach - which in addition to base salary - typically includes benefits - bonuses and profit sharing. The salary range for this role is based on national data and actual pay is based on skills - experience - education - and other relevant factors for a potential new associate: Salary: $128299 - $218456 Category: Headquarters