Senior Data Scientist

On behalf of our client, Procom is seeking a Senior Data Scientist for a six month contract position in Calgary, Alberta.

Senior Data Scientist Details:

  • Work closely with the business teams to understand their goals, business problems and assist in identifying potential analytical and data science solutions and feasibility.
  • Support the full range of problem solving activities including data wrangling, ETL pipeline development, rapid scoping level / exploratory data analysis, proof of concept solutions as well as end-to-end execution plans for scaling proven models and deploying into an operational environment.
  • Ensure your models and analytics are tested with the end users and iterate to deployable adoptable solutions.
  • Communicate key metrics and results to stakeholders, as you progress through delivery leveraging visualization tools as appropriate for effective story telling.
  • Continue model / tool support in operational phases, including model performance monitoring and retraining.
  • Mentor and guide junior members of the team through the modeling and problem solving process.
  • Keep up to date with the latest advances in the data science field and actively participate in data science communities.
  • Share and grow data science knowledge across Imperial.
  • Conduct peer reviews with the data science team to ensure high-quality products.
  • Help mature ML Ops framework and adoption.
  • Work closely with the platform and data infrastructure team to ensure data science needs are properly considered in architecture and data pipelines are robust.

Senior Data Scientist Mandatories:

  • 5+ years work experience in advanced analytics and data science solving business problems.
  • Degree in machine learning, computer science, statistics, mathematics, physics, engineering, economics, operations research or related quantitative field.
  • Proven track record completing and deploying data science solutions in an industrial operating environment.
  • Broad array of ML and AI skills (supervised, unsupervised, reinforcement learning and mathematical optimization).
  • Strong Python programming skills, additional benefit for Pyspark and Databricks experience.
  • Ability to explain data science solutions and concepts to the end users.
  • Strong mentorship skills, and enthusiasm for sharing knowledge.
  • Ability to effectively iterate and communicate results to stakeholders and team members using appropriate visualization and communication tools.
  • Preference for domain knowledge in energy and mining industrial processes.

Senior Data ScientistAssignment Length

6 months with possibility for extensions

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