Cox Enterprises, Inc.
Data Scientist','1717150','','Cox Automotive','!*!Cox Automotive, is currently looking for a Data Scientist to join our team in Atlanta, GA.Cox Automotive is hiring a Data Scientist. The Data Scientist operates in a role anticipating future business needs and identifies opportunities for complex analysis. The data scientist will gather and analyze data to solve and address highly complex business problems and evaluate scenarios to make predictions on future outcomes and provide prescriptive solutions that support decision making. This individual will be able to explore and understand data and build advanced analytical models, then present and discuss the resulting models to any level of audience. The Data Scientist will design and drive the creation of new standards and best practices in the use of statistical data modeling, big data and optimization tools for Cox Automotive. Identify and direct special studies and analyses for unique business problems and scenarios. Proactively identify algorithms or products with high intellectual property content, evaluate their potential for patents, where appropriate oversee patent applications, and ensure intellectual property protection for Cox Automotive.Technology We Use:SAS, R, Quantitative Analysis, Optimization Technologies, Advanced Statistics Your Role:Development, research, and exploration in the areas of statistics, machine learning, experimental design, optimization, and simulation Interprets problems and develops solutions to business problems using data analysis, data mining, optimization tools, and machine learning techniques and statisticsWill act as a strategic thought partner; propose alternatives/solutions in alignment with requirements/objectives/timelinesCollaborate with client and Enterprise Data Products team to set analytic objectives, approaches and work scheduleResearch and evaluate new analytical methodologies, approaches and solutionsAnalyze customer and economic trends that impact business performance and recommend ways to improve outcomesDesign and deploy data-science and technology based algorithmic solutions to address business needs for Cox Automotive. Identify, understand and evaluate new commerce analytic and data technologies to determine the effectiveness of the solution and its feasibility of integration with Cox Automotive’ s current platformsDesign large scale models using Regression, Time-Series or other data mining models. Interpret and communicate analytic results to analytical and non-analytical business partners and executive decision makers','','','!*!Required Experience (minimum): Must have at least 3 years’ experience performing advanced quantitative analyses.Ability to manipulate, analyzes, and interprets terabytes of data. Ability to organize findings and translate into actionable insights using original or innovative techniques or style.Ability to apply advanced statistical methodologies and mathematical operations to such tasks as cluster analytics, sampling theory and design of experiments, analysis of variance, correlation techniques, and factor analysis.Intermediate to advanced experience in Statistical Software (e.g. R, SAS, SPSS) and database applications.Working knowledge of SAS or R required.Must have relational database experience and knowledge of SQL query languageKnowledge of general coding language (e.g. Python, Java, C ) is preferred.Demonstrated experience in organizing, prioritizing, and coordinating complex team effortsWhat We Look For (preferred): A strong passion for empirical research and for answering hard questions with dataDemonstrated experience in organizing, prioritizing, and coordinating complex team efforts','','Cox Automotive','US-GA-Atlanta-3003 Summit Blvd','','Regular','Individual Contributor','Day Job','','No','Full-time','Ongoing','Data Scientist
Cox Enterprises, Inc.
Website : http://www.coxenterprises.com
Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. With revenues of nearly $16 billion and approximately 50,000 employees, the company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms); and Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions). The company's major national brands include AutoTrader.com, Kelley Blue Book, Manheim, Savings.com and Valpak.