Data Scientist, Machine Learning

Palo Alto, CA
Engineering
Full-time
The Position
We are looking for an expert Jack or Jill of all things data science to join our Applied Data Science team. This person will actively work to translate a customer business problem into an analytical solution leveraging our core technology.
 
The types of problems we solve provide our clients with leading edge capabilities through transforming entire industries. This requires a tremendous amount of creativity and in-depth industry knowledge.
 
What You Will Do
      Rapidly prototype solutions in R, python, or something similar
      Partner with cross functional teams across sales, engineering, and product development
      Think critically about problems and debate methodology, but know when it’s time to roll up your sleeves to get things done
 
Minimum Qualifications
      PhD in a Science, Math, or Engineering related discipline
      Technical skills with R, Python, or distributed frameworks like MapReduce and Spark
      A portfolio of machine learning projects or products
      Math, statistics, and the ability to think critically on the fly
 
Preferred Qualifications
      Finance and insurance experience is a plus
      Experience contributing to research communities and/or efforts, including publications at conferences, citations, etc.
      Enthusiasm for advanced analytics and machine learning
Company Overview
Omniscience is a fast-growing, venture-backed, early-stage AI startup in the heart of Silicon Valley currently operating in stealth mode. We are the solution of choice for the Fortune 500. Insert glowing financial package here, but more importantly…
      We have built some of the largest revenue generating online systems in the world in areas of data science, systems engineering, and management.
      Our team is shamelessly highbrow and cherishes market-driven scientific accomplishment.
      We live by the ethos, "there is no crowd at the last mile". Working here will elevate your game. 
      We understand that only happy, healthy, intelligent, hard-working people can produce industry changing innovation in a sustainable manner.




As an equal opportunity employer, Omniscience does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

We do not accept resumes from head-hunters, placement agencies, or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with us.