Data ScientistJob ID 1818055 Date posted 11/29/2018 Location: Atlanta, Georgia Apply
Cox Communications is looking for a Data Scientist to join the Data Science team within the Analytics Center of Excellence. This role will be responsible for building advanced analytics solutions. The Data Scientist is required to have strong skills in advanced analytics algorithms, tools, and technologies to drive solution development at scale.
Build, test, and deploy ML (machine learning), DP (deep learning), AI (artificial intelligence), and NLP (natural language processing) applications to produce value from Cox Communications’ data assets.
Build analytics processes for automation, knowledge discovery, decision-making, insights, optimization, monitoring, and new capabilities.
Build frameworks and follow best practices to mature analytics solutions from proof of concept to prototype to production.
Prepare documentation and visualizations.
Test new technologies, tools, and data.
Keep up-to-date on new technologies, standards and practices.
Strong programming skills and ability to utilize a variety of data/analytic software/languages/tools; e.g., Spark (ML, Mllib, Spark SQL), R (caret, ggplot2), Python (pandas, numpy, scipy, scikit-learn), Scala, Java, C++, Hive, SQL, SAS, Tableau, etc.
Experience in at least one of the machine learning and deep learning frameworks including TensorFlow, Keras, Caffe, MXNet, Spark Ml. Experience with writing complex programs in these and/or other environments.
Strong understanding of the mathematical, optimization, and computational concepts behind advanced analytics algorithms.
Experience using cloud computing to build analytics applications.
Strong communication skills. Ability to successfully comprehend and communicate advanced analytics artifacts, business insights, and resulting implications to non-technical business partners. Ability to work in a diverse team.
Graduate degree in Data Science, Machine Learning, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research, Analytics, Engineering or closely related field. Ph.D. strongly preferred.
Experience in data visualization solutions and data visualization tools.
About Cox Communications
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. We're dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique. Cox Communications is the largest division of Cox Enterprises, a family-owned business founded in 1898 by Governor James M. Cox.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Organization: Cox Communications, Inc.
Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Unposting Date: Ongoing
About Information Technology
At Cox Communications we want creative Information Technology professionals ready to be part of a team delivering innovative solutions. You will help make decisions and influence the success of our software to sustain the best network experience for our teams and our customers.