Associate Data Scientist en Raleigh, NC a Advance Auto Parts

Fecha de publicación: 11/12/2021

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Associate Data Scientist


Join the AAP Data Science Team and start reimagining the future of automotive retail. Disrupt the way consumers buy auto parts and take on the industry’s biggest challengers to execute on AAP's top-down commitment to digital expansion. You’ll have a unique chance to implement cutting edge AI techniques like computer vision, NLP, NLU, recommender systems, Causal inference in real-world applications that impacts millions of customers.

As an Associate Data Scientist at Advance Auto Parts, you will have an opportunity to disrupt a $150B auto parts industry to bring better and faster solutions to customers. You will be part of an elite data science function helping the company live its mission of “Advancing a World in Motion”. The role will be part of a merit-based organization with a culture of professional growth and development, and emphasis on the latest tools, platforms, and technologies. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following; other duties may be assigned:

  • Design experiments, test hypotheses, and build actionable models to optimize business process (marketing,merchandising ,supply chain, Ecommerce, Finance, HR & Legal)
  • Model complex problems, discovering insights and identifying opportunities using statistical, machine learning, algorithmic, data mining and visualization techniques
  • Work directly with business owners to understand how they use data to drive their business
  • Work directly with data engineers to build automated pipelines and production scale information systems and models
  • Apply a breadth of tools, data sources and analytical techniques to answer a wide range of high-impact business questions and present the insights in concise and effective manner.
  • Develop predictive analytics and machine learning techniques to solve complex problems and drive business decisions
  • Write production level code, which is well-written and explainable

Required Qualifications

  • Experience in data science/analysis/engineering
  • Experience applying Statistics/Data Science/Machine Learning
  • Scripting experience in Python/R or other scripting languages
  • SQL experience
  • Degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Analytics, or related scientific, technical, or engineering field
  • Knowledge of Deep Learning, NLP, or big data analytical tools (e.g., Apache Spark)
  • Experience in a retail (brick and mortar or online) industry
  • Experience using Amazon Web Service

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of SparkML & PySpark
  • Experience handling terabyte size datasets
  • Track record of diving into data to discover hidden patterns
  • Familiarity with using data visualization tools
  • Past and current experience writing and speaking about complex technical concepts to broad audiences in a simplified format

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Operational Research, Statistics, Mathematics or related field required; Master’s preferred and
  • 1-2 years of experience in predictive modeling, data science and analysis
  • Or, equivalent combination of experience and/or education

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • This position will not have supervisory responsibilities.