dunnhumby is the world's leading customer science company. We analyse data and apply insights from nearly one billion shoppers across the globe to create personalised customer experiences in digital, mobile, and retail environments. Our strategic process, proprietary insights, and multichannel media capabilities build loyalty with customers to drive competitive advantage and sustained growth for clients. dunnhumby employs over 2,000 experts in offices throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas and works with a prestigious group of companies including Tesco, Monoprix, Raley's, Macy's, Coca-Cola, Procter & Gamble, and PepsiCo. For more information, please visit us at www.dunnhumby.com. dunnhumby is looking for a talented Applied Data Scientist!
You will execute projects to distil complex problems into compelling insights that resonate with clients, using the best of dunnhumby science.
What you'll be doing:
Build strong relationships with immediate internal contacts and direct external client to ensure full understanding of client requirements, ensuring clear and effective communication.
Investigate and implement the most appropriate analytical technique for each project, re-using and further developing global solutions or code written by others.
Deploy data science algorithms and market products on chosen tech stack for efficient and cost-effective delivery.
Execute projects that distil complex problems into compelling insights that resonate with clients.
Participate, as required, in client meetings to help explain the proposed methodology and solutions.
Document learnings after deploying solutions for a client to increase the existing knowledge repository.
Ensure smooth running of your projects, working with senior team members for direction.
Follow dunnhumby Quality Assurance processes, ways of working and meet coding standards.
Implement advice from colleagues to resolve challenges.
Who you'll get to work with:
Within dunnhumby you'll work with
Applied and Research Data Scientist teams
Client / Commercial teams
Global Capability teams
Data Science Engineering teams
Externally, you'll frequently be in contact with:
Senior Retail/Customer Packaged Goods Analysts and Insights contacts
What you'll need:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Applied Statistics, Physics, Engineering or related field.
Experience with and passion for connecting your work directly to the customer experience, making a real and tangible impact.
Some experience with programming, and the ability to quickly pick up handling large data volumes with modern data processing tools, e.g. by using Hadoop / Spark / SQL / Python.
Quality Assurance and Testing
Programming (Python, SQL, R, ...)
Data Interpretation/ Insight Analysis
Client relationship building and management
A plus if you also have:
Master's degree or equivalent in in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Applied Statistics, Physics, Engineering or related field.
Programming experience on any standard data mining and modelling packages such as Python and R.
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