Cox Automotive, Inc.
Senior Data Scientist','1720422','','Xtime','!*!We are looking for a Senior Data Scientist that will help an entrepreneurial business unit build smarter products for the automotive industry. You will be part of Xtime—a $100 million brand focused on automotive services and fixed operations. Xtime is part of Cox Automotive, Inc., a multi-billion-dollar collection of 25 brands that enable smart, connected and enjoyable car buying, selling and servicing experiences. At Xtime, you will be part of a product organization, and you will report to a Senior Director of Product Management for Reporting and Analytics. Your Role:Exploratory analysis: Collaborate with Product, Marketing and Sales. Refine business questions. Ramp up on the business domain. Find data sources. Query and collect data. Tidy, clean and transform data. Analyze data and identify trends. Visualize data. Draw conclusions, present insights and tell compelling stories. (Approximately 25% of time)Build complex data models: Work with product managers to understand the needs for complex models—those that leverage statistics, time series, machine learning, textual analysis, prediction, prescription, etc. Define viable approaches. Explore, collect and curate large data sets. Implement, evaluate and tune models. Build ensembles. Iterate. Partner with data engineering teams to deploy, monitor and maintain your models in production. (Approximately 50% of time)Enable a data-driven product organization: Define product metrics and KPI. Design experiments. Test hypotheses. Make recommendations. Inform and influence product strategy. Be product's go-to person for data questions. Coach product managers and business analysts on data-driven decisions. Also: learn to navigate our proprietary, third-party and intra-company data sources. Support data requests and data governance. Partner with other teams of data scientists. Partner with domain experts. Build your own expertise in the automotive business. (Approximately 25% of time)','','','!*!5 years doing exploratory analysis and building models in a data science or analytics positionHands-on experience building complex models— those that leverage statistics, time series, machine learning, textual analysis, prediction, prescription, etc.--and supporting those models as leveraged by multi-million-dollar products.Hands-on experience with analytical programming (often, using R or Python), databases (often, using SQL) and unstructured data sourcesBachelor's degree in math, science, computer science, economics or statistics. Master's degree preferred. Experience using web services, such as AWS, and big data toolkits, preferredPassion for analysis and focus on business results. Entrepreneurial mindset. Effective written, listening and oral communications. Collaborative nature and the ability to balance vision and execution.','!*!About Cox Automotive Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars with industry-leading digital marketing, retail, financial and wholesale solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive ecosystem worldwide. The Cox Automotive family includes Autotrader®, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, vAuto®, VinSolutions®, Xtime®, incadea® and a host of other brands. With a complete and connected view of the automotive ecosystem, Cox Automotive is a global company connecting people, cars and capabilities with services that link the automotive value chain. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises. For more information about Cox Automotive, visit www.coxautoinc.com. 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.','Cox Automotive','US-CA-Redwood City-1400 Bridge Pkwy','','Regular','Individual Contributor','Day Job','','Yes, 5 % of the Time','Full-time','Ongoing','Senior Data Scientist
Cox Automotive, Inc.
Website : http://www.coxautoinc.com
Cox Automotive is a leading provider of products and services that span the automotive ecosystem worldwide. We’ve built the strongest portfolio in the industry with more than 20 brands that together provide end-to-end digital marketing, wholesale and commerce solutions for customers large and small. Our goal is to simplify the trusted exchange of vehicles and maximize value for dealers, manufacturers and car shoppers.