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Sr Data Scientist

Date posted 07/17/2019 Requisition Number: 245400BR-1 Location: United States - North Carolina - Charlotte Area of Interest: Information Technology Services Position Type: Full Time


Charter is recruiting for an experienced Sr Data Analyst / Sr Data Scientist.
This person will discover insights in the vast set of data in Charter’s data warehouses. They will package, describe, and communicate these insights to our business leaders in order to help Charter make the best operational and strategic decisions. They will make an impact by using their passion for data and analysis to generate actionable insights that will be used to improve Charter’s business.

The successful incumbent will be experienced and skilled at interpreting data, translating into actionable observations, and sharing with business leaders. This is a great opportunity for an experienced data analyst to continue to build their advanced analytics skills.

Discover insights hidden in Charter’s BI data warehouses

Directly contribute to all phases of the analytics life-cycle with hands-on execution

Plan and lead the execution of the analytics life-cycle, leveraging significant experience in leading this type of work in previous roles

Interpretation and communication of analytic results – for both causal inferences and predictive effectiveness

Synthesize appropriate recommendations for action and changes

Present findings, suggested actions and changes to a broad audience, and manage follow-ups and execution

Survey varied data sources in relational databases, Hadoop, flat files, and external sources for analytic relevance

Execute the full-scope of advanced analytic techniques

Perform problem formulation, requirements analysis, and planning

Responsible for data surveying, profiling, and pre-processing

Help teach and explain techniques and tools used to a broad set of business-intelligence, data, and analytics professionals with varied backgrounds

Exercise thought leadership and discretion in tailoring the tools, approaches, and data used to meet the needs of the particular problem

Perform other duties as required

Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Expert-level ability to combine, summarize, and interpret data. Expert-level logical and analytic skills
Expert-level skills and experience with SQL (required) and R (desired) (including relevant packages) in support of advanced analytics
Advanced-level skills with relational databases, including SQL and utilizing data stored in complex schemas
Broad experience and solid theoretical foundation on the modeling process using a variety of algorithms
Interpretation of model results, consideration of causality
Strong synthesis and presentation skills
Ability to communicate results and recommendations to a wide variety of audiences
Basic understanding of data architecture, data warehouse and data marts
Experience in the telecommunications industry, or two other consumer-based industries
Demonstrated ability and desire to continually expand skill set, and learn from and teach others

Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Experience with Teradata: SQL, UDFs, interpreting explain plans, basic performance-tuning, and use of database catalog
Operations-research background, in particular focused on large labor operations such as field ops, technical support, and sales
Background with Cable systems and operations
Experience with Hadoop, particularly HIVE and Spark
Experience with other relevant tools such as Python, SAS, SPSS, Alteryx, Linux
Experience with other relevant techniques such as text analysis and text mining
Familiarity with the open-source ecosystems surrounding R (CRAN), Python (PyPi), and/or Hadoop

Master's degree in computer science, mathematics, statistics, operations research or other quantitatively-focused field

Related Work Experience Number of Years
Data Analysis 10+
Statistical Analysis 8+
SQL & R Programming 8+
Database Design or Database Modeling 2+

Office environment
Travel as required

The Spectrum brands (including Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach) are powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

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