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Lead Applied Data Scientist (Commercial Business)
Posted on 5/20/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
Management
Marketing
R
Research
Sales
SQL
Python
Writing
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in an analytical subject (e.g. statistics, math, social science, etc) or business (marketing, economics, etc.)
  • A strong foundation in statistics and data analytics expertise in survey research and statistical modeling. This will be demonstrated by having 5+ years of experience working with large data sets to solve real-world business challenges
  • Experience managing teams to complete products within scope and on time
  • Proficiency in SQL and/or statistical packages (R, Python, STATA, etc)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated history of delivering high-quality analytic work to decision-makers in a client services or internal consulting / research environment
Responsibilities
  • Manage and lead a team of applied data scientists, as well as cross-functional client delivery teams, that provides analytics and survey research consulting to achieve our clients' business goals through the usage of Civis' services and technology
  • Partner with technical, product and sales teams to establish a strategy that accomplishes a client's strategic goals
  • Design the scope and analytics roadmap for clients. Manage a team through the process of solving some of our clients' hardest problems; defining the client's problem, designing a solution, and delivering high-quality work
  • Own engagements end-to-end for clients that may include Fortune 500 companies or high-profile startups
  • Grow Civis' business by delivering excellent work to existing clients, identify new strategic growth opportunities for the company, and developing expertise and credibility in media data science and quantitative survey research
  • Develop and manage relationships with senior clients and decision makers and is responsible for all client-facing communication and work product
  • Lead the research design of their projects, including statistical and data management methods, soliciting input from subject matter experts when needed
  • Ensure that all deliverables provide substantive value to clients, adhere to our standards, and further our mission
  • Manage and mentor teams of data scientists
  • Some limited travel required (typically <10%)
Desired Qualifications
  • Advanced degree in an analytical subject (e.g. statistics, math, social science, economics, etc.) or Masters in Business Administration
  • Experience with media science solutions and studies (media mix / optimization, attribution, etc.) a plus
  • Familiarity with machine learning, and causal inference a plus
  • Experience working for a consulting, services, or advisory firm
  • Experience writing proposals, building cost and pricing estimates of proposed work, and selling the work to new or existing clients
Civis Analytics

51-200 employees

Company Overview
Civis Analytics helps organizations use data to gain a competitive advantage in how they identify, attract, and engage their audiences.