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Sr. Data Scientist Job

Date: Jun 12, 2019

Location: Westborough-Home Office, MA, US, 01581

Company: BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.

BJ's Wholesale Club was the first retailer to introduce the warehouse club concept in the northeastern United States. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar operation with more than 200 clubs in 17 states from Maine to Florida.

While our Members know us for helping them save up to 25% off grocery prices every day, our Team Members  love us for providing a supportive and engaging workplace that’s committed to developing great talent.

If you’re a motivated and enthusiastic person who enjoys working collaboratively and is committed to providing great service for our Members, we want to hear from you. BJ’s offers a fast-paced, team environment with great training opportunities and competitive salary and benefits packages to help you  succeed.

  • Extract actionable insights from complex datasets using data mining, statistics, and database techniques to measure/understand/improve member acquisition/engagement KPIs;
  • Apply machine learning and statistical methods (Supervised/unsupervised learning, Linear/logistic Regression, Random Forests, Lift Modeling, Linear/nonlinear Programming, Clustering, ARIMA, Neural Networks, Variable selection/feature engineering, hypothesis testing) by using SAS, Python or Spark on local or AWS cloud to assist in developing new approaches to member acquisition, engagement and promotion;
  • Work cross functionally with stakeholders to ensure data-driven answers are provided and recommended;
  • Build reports, dashboards, and other analytical tools to help communicate the state of business;
  • Apply data mining/machine learning/statistics in areas outside of membership/marketing;
  • Work with and streamline established data warehouses, production data, and available tools to build strategic datasets in support of key initiatives;
  • Establishes and systematically performs processes to assess and validate data accuracy.

 

Minimum Requirements:

Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering or a related field.  Experience must include three (3) years’ of experience managing data science/analytics projects, two (2) years’ experience working with machine learning and statistical methods (Supervised/unsupervised learning, Linear/logistic Regression, Random Forests, Lift Modeling, Linear/nonlinear Programming, Clustering, ARIMA, Neural Networks, Variable selection/feature engineering, hypothesis testing), two (2) years’ experience with data ETL in at least one of the following scripting language: Python/R/SAS/SQL/Spark, one (1) years’ experience with Cloud computing environment (AWS/Azure/Google Cloud), two (2) years’ experience performing Exploratory Data Analysis to maximize insights into data sets, two (2) years’ experience creating productionize code for new models and maintain these models throughout the lifecycle of a project.  Experience may be gained concurrently.

BJ's Wholesale Club is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for all qualified team members and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, physical and/or mental disability, genetic information, atypical cellular or blood trait, marital and/or familial status, pregnancy, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.


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