• Business Data Scientist

    Location IN-Pune
    Posting date 2 months ago(2/4/2019 6:09 AM)
    Job ID
    Finance, Operations
  • Company Description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    The Red Hat Sales and Services Business Finance team is looking for a Business Data Scientist with good business insight and communication skills to join us in Pune, India. In this role, you will conduct thorough and continuous data validation, consolidation, cleansing, and maintenance, as well as prepare subsequent data, reports, and analytics. You'll also cross-reference and reconcile data across different systems like Salesforce.com (SFDC), financial and commissions systems, Oracle, etc. You’ll need to be able to turn analyses into usable data offerings and analytical tools.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Complete all deliverables in a timely fashion, ensuring proper quality checks, analytic and business context reviews, and associate revisions
    • Participate in various structured and ad hoc planning and analysis projects
    • Meet deadlines; work extended hours during quarter-end or year-end periods when required
    • Develop an understanding of Red Hat’s workflows and an in-depth understanding of Red Hat’s policies
    • Translate key findings into visual presentations including graphs and charts
    • Develop machine learning, data mining, and statistical techniques and algorithms to create new, scalable solutions for business problems by analyzing large amount of data
    • Develop analytical tools and data offerings

    Required skills

    • Bachelor's or master's degree in data science, analytics, statistics, computer science, or mathematics
    • 7+ years of industrial experience in statistical analysis or data mining with industry standard tools like BusinessObjects (BO), SAS, and SPSS
    • 5+ years of practical experience in R, Python and its machine learning library scikit-learn, or another statistical modeling packages or environments
    • Experience with predictive modeling using Python, R, Apache Mahout, and Apache Spark resulting in the ability to build a model that will help in better decision making
    • Excellent data manipulation skills, namely experience with SQL, Pandas, etc.
    • Basic web development experience using R Shiny, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and D3.js
    • Experience in development of data offerings using Shiny, Python, and preferably Python’s micro web framework Flask
    • Experience with data visualization tools like SAS Visual Analytics, QlikView, and Tableau
    • Experience in relational database systems and data warehousing systems like SQL Server, Redshift, Oracle, MySQL, etc.
    • Experience with Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offerings like Red Hat OpenShift, Cloud Foundry, and Heroku
    • Experience working with sales, business consulting, or marketing teams
    • Ability to extract data from multiple sources like SAP BO, SFDC, Oracle, etc., and model it as needed
    • Ability to understand and transform data to meet customer needs and business contexts in a customer-friendly and quality-first manner
    • Energetic, detail-oriented, and goal-oriented with excellent communication skills

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