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Principal Data Scientist (Data Analytics)

Location: Biñan, Laguna, Philippines 
Req ID: JR-0000040175

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Principal Data Scientist
Location:  Laguna, Philippines (PHO)

Req Id: JR-0000040175
 
Western Digital®

We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Create machine learning models, verify models capability at production and models maintenance.
Create and roll out factory and engineering drill down dashboards.
Manage data analytic projects.Coordinating action items with functional teams to turn insight into business value creation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

M.S. or Ph.D. in a relevant technical field (Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Math, etc.) or 8+ years' experience in an Applied Analytics or Data Science role
Strong knowledge of data mining algorithms, predictive modelling, machine learning, and other computational methods
Comfortable with retrieving, manipulating and analyzing complex, high volume, high-dimentionality data from varying sources, including but not limited to MPP, DBs, Hadoop, RDBMS, and flat files
Experience in workign with large structured and unstructured data sets, experience working wiht Hadoop/YARN environment a plus
Extensive experience with statistical analysis software e.g. JMP, SAS, Python, Matlab, SPSS and or R
Operations Research experience is a plus
Experience in Lean Startup Methodology, Agile and/or Desing Thinking is a plus!
 

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