Data Scientist in Atlanta, GA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/16/2021

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

One of our top clients is looking for a Data Scientist to join their team. They are looking for someone with strong Machine Learning experience and at least 2 years of professional experience, local to Atlanta. Please respond with an updated resume if interested!
Job Title:  Data Scientist 

Job Type/Duration: Permanent, Direct Hire

Location: Atlanta, GA (Onsite after Covid restrictions are lifted) 

Compensation: $$125-$130k/yr
  • Build predictive models to drive acquisition, engagement and retention and improve growth and profitability, and other such key performance indicators for the business
  • Apply algorithms equal or similar to the following: elastic net regularization for regression, random forests, generalized boosted models, generalized additive models, support vector machines, neural networks, and time-series forecasting and have the ability to communicate implications of the level of confidence in each of the models
  • Implement and create formal modeling processes from end to end including data gathering, data profiling, numerical model building, calibration, cross-validation, putting product into production, etc. 
  • 3+ years experience developing with Python / R
  • Machine Learning – predictive modeling, applying algorithms, modeling profiles
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in mathematics, business, statistics, economics, computer science or equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered 
  • 2-3 years of experience working on strategy or full-life cycle data science as well as experience working with data mining tools such as SAS, Python, SPSS, and R
  • 2+ years of directly related experience and strong proficiency of predictive modeling techniques, test/learn, customer segmentation and mixed media modeling
  • Understanding of Statistics (generalized linear models, time series models, and forecasting techniques), or Machine Learning (supervised and unsupervised ML models, including decision trees, nearest neighbor models, some standard ML library)
  • Experience working with deep learning algorithms and large data sets as well as experience working with unstructured data and experience cleaning and manipulating data
Job ID: 348998

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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