Technical Consultant- Columbus, OH 43230
Pay rate: $85/hr.
40 Hours a week
6 Month contract with a possibility of extension
Provides subject matter expertise in the requested technology or application. Assists client in implementing, upgrading or optimizing specific technology. Utilizes professional expertise to perform analysis, project management and/or development activities with technology.
•Advanced/Master's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Economics, Statistics, Applied Math, or other quantitative disciplines. Bachelor’s degree with more than 7 years of experience is considered.
•At least 7 years’ experience in an open-source programming role in the context of predictive and prescriptive analytics, or decision science
• Experience with statistical algorithms such as linear and logistic regression, decision trees, neural networks, random forests, gradient boosting, SVM, etc. and their applications in a retail environment
• Familiarity with optimization methods such as Linear Programming, Discrete Event Simulation, Genetic Algorithm, Queuing Theory, Inventory Control models, etc
• Experience deploying above described algorithms on large datasets.
o Usage of integrated development environment (IDE) to the text editor plus terminal combination for R and Python, such as R-Studio, PyCharm, etc.
o Familiar with Hive, Spark, Db Visualizer, Alteryx, Tableau, Omniture, Anaconda etc.
o Familiar with Microsoft Office products.
o Problem solver and self-starter.
o Conceptual thinker.
o Focused on results.
o Proficient communicator.
o Manages ambiguity.
o Highly accountable.
o Ability to identify business problems and conceptualize it independently as an analytics problem.
Please send your resume in a PDF or Word format for immediate consideration. #ZR