Data Scientist- General Apigee
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED At Apigee, we firmly believe that every company is an analytics company first and that the killer app of big data is predictive analytics.Our General Data Scientists are true innovators and key team members driving the adoption of data-driven decision making for some of the coolest global brands. They work in our fast-paced start-up environment where continuous change, innovation and experimentation are a given. We are looking for a General Data Scientist wizard to join our InsightsOne Solutions team to implement, refine and advance analytical techniques for analyzing huge volumes of structured and unstructured data, to provide insights and actionable information using a combination of traditional statistical models and the InsightsOne machine learning techniques.
If you want to be part of this universe of unbelievable technological advance in an explosive digital market, supporting world-class brands that are building the next big thing, this role at Apigee is for you.
A Day in the Life of a General Data Scientist:
9AM: You grab a breakfast snack and coffee in the fully-stacked micro-kitchen and start your day by diving right into the implementation of the InsightsOne predictive analytics solutions using our scalable Hadoop-based platform
10AM: You live and breath data and enjoy nothing more than discovering hidden patterns; no wonder that you get a kick out of analyzing large volumes of structured and unstructured data silos
11AM: Being bored is not an option: because of the many industries and types of Fortune 1000 clients we represent, you predict, study and analyze many different types of real-world data
12PM: You design an algorithm to successfully predict the rotation of the daily gourmet lunches in the Apigee Cafeteria and proudly share your findings with your fellow Apigeeks over an excellent meal
1PM: Team work time! You collaborate with product management and engineering to productize modifications of the algorithms
2PM: Innovation excites you and you work closely with some amazing global brands to monitor and report on solution performance and identify new areas of predictive modeling
3PM: Your groundbreaking predictive modeling efforts don?t go unnoticed! You work with marketing to publicize the technology, including writing papers, making presentations
6PM: You head down to the Apigee gym for a workout or take a dip in the heated pool & Jacuzzi
Think you might be Apigee?s next General Data Scientist? You bring to the table?
Experience in working on predictive algorithms with real customer data
Hands-on experience in using predictive techniques, such as logistic regression, Na-ve Bayes, SVM, decision trees and neural networks
Experience with analytical packages such as R, SAS or SPSS
Experience with big data technologies like Hadoop and NoSQL would be a plus
Good understanding of algorithms and data structures and the ability to implement scalable algorithms with large amounts of data in Perl, Java or C++
Strong verbal and written communication skills
MS/Ph.D. in Computer Science or Statistics (or equivalent experience)
Minimum of 3 years of experience with real world data
At Apigee we work on things that really matter. At the core of our super power are our people. We don?t call them ?resources? or ?employees?, they are Apigeeks: smart people solving hard problems and loving it. Our perks and benefits are designed to remove stress from your daily life so you can focus on the stuff that matters while keeping you healthy and happy.
100% company paid medical/dental/vision for you AND your family
Life insurance, AD & D, long-term and short term disability insurance
401K & flexible spending account
Healthy catered lunches every day & fully stacked micro-kitchen
Flexible work hours & take-what-you-need vacation and sick days
Onsite gym and heated pool with Jacuzzi
Massage Thursdays, Scotch O?Clock Fridays & lots of office fun
Complimentary legal, financial and personal counseling
We are Mac people but it?s totally ok if you are a PC
Apigee is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, national origin, religion, physical or mental handicaps or disabilities, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, nor any other basis prohibited by law.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED