Senior Science Analyst Revionics
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Revionics has an immediate opening in our Research Team for a Scientific Consultant. This individual will work in a fast-paced environment as part of a multi-disciplinary team developing and delivering scalable solutions to challenging business problems. The successful candidate must be creative and develop a thorough understanding of the science and business rationale behind Revionics? products, services, and methodologies.
Revionics delivers the industry?s most powerful End-to-End Merchandise Optimization solution, enabling retailers of all sizes to execute a fact-based Omni-channel merchandising strategy utilizing the most comprehensive set of shopper demand signals to enhance financial performance with improved customer satisfaction. Revionics? solutions leverage advanced predictive analytics and demand-based science to ensure retailers have the right product, price, promotion, placement and space allocation for optimal results across all touch points in the Omni-channel shopping episode ? online, in-store, social and mobile. Offered on a scalable, high performance Cloud-based SaaS platform, these solutions future-proof retailers from Big Data/Fast Data challenges, while providing speed-to-ROI. Over 31,000 retail locations and $95B in annual revenue across grocery, drug, building materials, convenience, general merchandise, discount, sporting goods stores and eCommerce sites optimize with Revionics? solutions. Revionics has been recognized as a 2012 Deloitte Technology Fast 500?, Red Herring Top 100 Global, Red Herring Top 100 Americas and JMP Securities? Hot 100 Software Company. For more information, please visit www.revionics.com.
Roles and Responsibilities:
The Scientific Consultant is responsible for supporting Revionics? analytical pricing software. Scientific Consultants are responsible for developing an expert-level understanding of the core scientific capabilities of Revionics? solutions, configuration of the system to maximize value, and delivery of analytical services to Revionics? customers. The Scientific Consultant must also be able to explain advanced concepts to business users and customer IT personnel.
? Calibrating control/focus groups for value assessment pilots
? Conducting proof-of-value measurement exercises
? Helping to configure and implement Revionics Price, Promotion, and Markdown Optimization solutions to deliver maximum value to customers while meeting business needs and constraints
? Providing standard analytical consulting services to customers (Store-Zone clustering, Key-Value Item identification, Market Basket Analysis, Customer Segmentation Analysis)
? Providing analytical services for specialized, customer-specific business needs
? Analyzing demand models, elasticity curves, promotional lift characteristics, and seasonality profiles to ensure model quality
? Analyzing optimization solutions and system recommendations for value and conformance to business needs and constraints
? Advocating for usability enhancements, functional enhancements, and algorithmic enhancements to better meet customer needs
? Knowledge transfer throughout the organization.
? Advanced Degree (Masters or Ph.D.) in Mathematics, Engineering, or Physical Sciences
? At least 5 years of experience in analytical applications
? Demonstrated ability to apply complex mathematical and statistical solutions to business problems.
? Excellent communication skills
? Excellent presentation skills
? Excellent data visualization skills (Excel, Matlab, SAS) and ability to present complex information to technical and non-technical audiences
? Strong quantitative skills
? Strong business acumen
? Ability to work with both highly-technical and non-technical personnel
? Firm understanding of probability & statistics
? Outlier identification methodologies
? Familiarity with regression and modeling techniques (least squares, maximum likelihood, Bayesian estimation)
? Familiarity with optimization techniques (Linear Programming, Sequential Quadratic Programming, Genetic Algorithms, Simulated Annealing)
? Familiarity with Classification and Clustering methods (K-means, Non-hierarchical, Hierarchical/Agglomerative)
? Strong proficiency working with relational databases and ability to write SQL queries (SQL Server / T-SQL, Oracle PL-SQL, etc.)
? Object-oriented programming (C++, C#, Java)
? Programming proficiency with analytical platform software (SAS, Matlab)
? Familiarity with Retail business
? Familiarity with Supply Chain Management & Optimization
? Familiarity with ETL / Automation tools (Informatica, Pervasive, Sunopsis, SSIS, etc.)
? Proficiency with Reporting and Business Intelligence applications (Crystal Reports, Cognos, SQL Server Analysis Services, Oracle OBIEE, etc.)
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