Data Scientist

Dauntless, Inc. Redmond, WA 98052 Full-time
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Are you interested in a fast-paced position analyzing large data sets to find patterns, extract valuable business insights, and drive decisions in the fastest growing industry in the world? Do you want the opportunity to utilize your deep knowledge of data and knack for analysis, math, and statistics? We are looking to hire a Data Scientist to help our growing development team make effective use of our rapidly growing catalog of data for the cannabis industry. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that’s responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment. You'll help drive business decisions both internally and for our partners in the cannabis industry.

Responsibilities

  • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
  • Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data
  • Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns
  • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
  • Combine models through ensemble modeling
  • Present information using data visualization techniques
  • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges
  • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams

Skills

  • Proven experience as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst
  • Experience in data mining
  • Understanding of machine-learning and operations research
  • Knowledge of R, SQL and Python; familiarity with Scala, Java or C++ is an asset
  • Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. PowerBI, Tableau) and data frameworks (e.g. Hadoop)
  • Familiarity with cloud services (Azure especially)
  • Analytical mind and business acumen
  • Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra)
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant experience;

Please include the answers to the following with your cover letter

1. Tell us something about Dauntless that interests you?

2. What is a problem that you solved that you are most proud of?

3. What's your favorite tool that allows you to be more efficient?

Dauntless, Inc. provided the following inclusive hiring information:

We are an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $100,000.00 - $120,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Machine Learning: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Python: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • Yes