Senior Data Scientist in Bethesda, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/1/2020

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    Bethesda, MD
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Job Description

**Remote opportunity; however, qualified applicants must be able to travel to Bethesda as required.

Are you a highly skilled and experienced Data Scientist with higher education experience and an interest in a full-time, permanent opportunity?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you in Bethesda.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Qualified applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis.

Responsibilities of the Senior Data Scientist:
  • Work with stakeholders to determine business goals
  • Perform analysis and create data visualizations to provide insight to complex business problems
  • Work with subject matter experts to analyze, build, and validate analytical data sets
  • Build machine learning models to generate scores and forecasts
Requirements of the Senior Data Scientist:
  • Degree or equivalent experience in an analytical/quantitative field
  • Experience in higher education or an edtech company
  • Experience with a wide range of supervised and unsupervised ML techniques
  • Experience using Tableau to design and build interactive reports and dashboards
  • Strong understanding of relational database and data warehouse concepts
  • Experience with Jupyter, Git, EC2, Redshift, Docker, data management/monitoring tools
Keywords: Senior Data Scientist, Higher Education, EdTech, Machine Learning, Tableau, Direct Hire

Job ID: 344876

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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