Sr Data Scientist in Raleigh, NC at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 7/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/8/2018

Job Description

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class:
Job Title: Sr Data Scientist FLSA Status: Exempt Job Grade: 19 Job Code: MK0114 Prepared By: Yogi Jashnani Shelia Ames Prepared Date: Oct 2017 Senior Data Scientist Position Advance Auto Parts, a leader in the automotive aftermarket, currently has an opening for a Senior Data Scientist. As a Senior Data Scientist at Advance Auto Parts, you will have an opportunity to disrupt a $100B auto parts industry to bring better and faster solutions to customers. You will be responsible for analyzing billions of transactions to find patterns that will help improve our company and build data products to extract valuable business insights. You will be part of an elite data science function to help the organization live its mission of Advancing a World in Motion. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Identify and implement strategies to leverage valuable data sources across display, search, social, and other digital channels. Collect, analyze, and interpret information from multiple data sources identifying actionable insights that create efficiencies and generate revenue. Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms for second-level analytics. Develop reports andor presentations leveraging data visualization tools that clearly and concisely communicate analytical findings and recommendations to key stakeholders. Analyze customer, transaction, and campaign data to identify trends and patterns in marketing campaign performance andor customer behavior. Conduct digital channel analysis to understand traffic and revenue drivers, both in-store and on-line. Leverage analytical tools (SQL, SAS, Tableau) and data mining techniques to perform advanced data manipulation and extract insights from large databases. Maintain knowledge and stays abreast of developments in the field of data science. Support ad hoc analytic need as requested. Required Qualifications 2+ years experience as a Data Scientist or Business Analyst 2+ years experience with a data science programming language (e.g. R, SAS, SPSS, andor Python) 2+ years experience using data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, d3.js) Deep understanding of relational databases and experience with data mining Experience with data frameworks (e.g. Hadoop) Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or other relevant discipline Preferred Qualifications Masters Degree or PhD in Data Science or another quantitative field 5+ years experience as a Data Scientist or Business Analyst Experience with machine learning

Job Requirements

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.