Responsibilities

  • Use machine learning to improve and automate processes in SMS proprietary tools.
  • Apply data mining techniques to make recommendations based on data and communicates results through insightful visualizations, reports and presentations.
  • Improve the dataset (or data repository) quality by cleaning the company’s data and collecting information from new sources.
  • Translate business analytics problems into technical approaches in diverse domains such as vendor recommendation, work scheduling and technician dispatch, etc.
  • Collaborate with different teams to develop, refine, and scale procedures and workflows.
  • Foster a positive team environment.
  • Ensure confidentiality of internal and external data.
  • Perform ad-hoc projects and other duties as assigned.

 

   Professional Skills

These are the professional skills we would expect from an individual fully established in this role.

  • Verbal Communication - Proficient 
  • Written Communication - Proficient
  • Teamwork - Proficient
  • Relationships - Proficient
  • Negotiation - Proficient
  • Organizational Awareness - Proficient
  • Learning Agility - Proficient
  • Analysis - Proficient
  • Problem Solving - Proficient
  • Process Orientation - Proficient
  • Prioritization - Advanced

 

Role Specific Skills

  • Strong mathematical and statistical skills.
  • Programming Languages: SQL, Python
  • Understanding of ETL tools and database architecture

 

Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Math, Physics, Statistics, Computer Science, or with equivalent professional experience.
  • Experience using a machine learning framework e.g. scikit-learn, torch or similar
  • Experience with a statistical software (e.g. R, SAS)
  • 0-2 years of experience as a data scientist, working closely within a business

 

    Other Relevant Qualifications

  • PhD or M.S. in related fields.
  • Experience with natural language processing.
  • Advanced knowledge of Data Warehousing and BI best practices
  • Experience with big data tools such as Spark, Hadoop, etc.
  • Experience with Tableau or Superset.
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Technology we use

  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • AsanaManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • HubSpotCRM
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

875 North Michigan Avenue , Chicago, IL 60611
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What are SMS Assist Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
SMS Assist's team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga, in-office fitness classes, and sponsored race teams.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted At team's discretion.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within

Additional Perks + Benefits

Competitive Salary. Flexible Spending Plans. Prescription Drug Program. Free Fitness Center membership.

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