By leveraging Quantium’s world-class capability built over 16 years in Australia, our Quantium U.S. team is growing rapidly – and with growth comes opportunity. Our data scientists solve a range of business problems by building applied analytics, data science and AI solutions including embedded innovative decision engines into the everyday business processes of our retail and banking clients including but not limited to, marketing optimization, credit risk, forecasting and customer behavior analysis. This is only the beginning of our expansion into the U.S. markets and our team is growing to meet the needs of our valued clients.
As a Data Scientist, you willbe joining our friendly and talented team to provide technical analytical solutions for our clients. With Quantium’s customer focus and innovative approach, you will have the opportunity to develop a range of technical skills on cutting edge projects with a true commercial edge.
Our data scientists and consultants are committed to making a positive impact on our clients each day, as such, you will be required to travel for up to 80% of your time to work onsite at client offices with our current opportunity requiring you to be based inBentonville, Arkansas for a minimum of 1 year.
Working in a team of data scientists and consultants to develop end-to-end datascience solutions for client projects, from foundational data mining, analytical manipulation and presentation of results. This may include:
Writing code for data exploration, cleansing, manipulation and analysis
Developing clear presentation of insights via spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, self-service analytical visualization tools and face-to-face client meetings
Client interaction as appropriate
Provide feedback to ensure continuous improvement with the team?
Providing informal coaching and guidance to junior team members
Actively participating in learning forums and sharing knowledge with the wider team
A degree in a quantitative discipline e.g. actuarial studies, mathematics /statistics, engineering, computer science etc
2+years’ experience in a highly technical analytics environment, carrying out data analytics withlarge, complex datasets; retail industry experience strongly preferred
Coding and modelling experience in SQL/R/Python and/or big data platforms
Experience delivering against projects, tasks and activities in a dynamic deadline driven environment
Commercial acumen to understand business needs and be able to suggest the commercial impacts of different analytics solutions or approaches
Ability to clearly communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience
A natural aptitude for problem solving
Easily adaptable in a fast-paced environment
Innovative / outside the box thinking
Additional Salary Information: Join our team of intelligent and fun people in an environment where colleagues quickly become friends.
You might find our team working hard trying to solve tough, technical problems for our clients or winding down with a drink in hand in our coworking home offices (currently based in Bentonville and San Francisco). We believe there is more to a successful career than just hard work and recognize the need to balance personal commitments with work.
We also provide:
Robust medical, dental, vision and life insurance
Flexible spending account
Commuter tax benefit
Retirement 401(k) plan with 6% employer contribution
Company overnight trip to celebrate Quantium’s birthday
Since 2002, Quantium have combined the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society. Whether it be building forecasting engines that are driving down food wastage or creating tools to support campaigns that combat human trafficking, Quantium believes in better goods, services, experiences, and championing the benefits of data science and AI for a brighter future.
Quantium’s growth has accelerated, seeing us expand into new industries and markets – and with growth comes opportunity! By leveraging our world-class capability built over 16 years in Australia, our U.S. team is growing quickly to meet the needs of our valued clients in the U.S. market.
We are seeking an Associate Data Scientist who has a genuine desire to kick start their career in data science with an industry leading company. You will be building your technical and consulting capability whilst delivering relevant solutions to our clients that have a positive impact on society.
You’ll be based in Bentonville, Arkansas for a minimum of 1 year and may be required to travel for up to 80% of your time.
•... Providing end-to-end analytical support on projects, from foundational data mining, analytical manipulation and presentation of results. This may include:
o Writing code for data exploration, cleansing, manipulation and analysis
o Developing clear presentation of insights via spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, self-service analytical visualisation tools and face-to-face client meetings
o Provide feedback to ensure continuous improvement with the team
• Intensive learning and acquisition of key analytical, technical and commercial skills and Quantium business knowledge to become a proficient Analyst working under minimal supervision
• Actively participating in learning forums and sharing knowledge with the wider team
• A degree in a quantitative discipline e.g. actuarial studies, mathematics / statistics, engineering, computer science etc
• Proficient ability to code using (at minimum) SQL and VBA
• Basic Microsoft Office skills desirable
• Ability to follow a procedure
• Ability to clearly communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience
• A natural flair for problem solving
• Easily adaptable in a fast-paced environment
• Innovative / outside the box thinking
What else can I look forward to?
• Join a team of intelligent, talented and friendly people
• Competitive compensation
• Robust medical, dental, vision and life insurance
• Flexible spending account
• Commuter tax benefit
• Retirement 401(k) plan with 6% employer contribution
• Generous leave allowance
• Team celebrations such as Friday happy hour socials and destination celebrations