Data Scientist - R Language Hadoop

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto

Status: 3 Month Contract

Job Reference No: 717

Job Category: Data Scientist, Data Analyst, R language, Big Data

Career Level: Intermediate to Senior

Number of Staff to Supervise: N/A

Work Experience: 3+ years of R language, data analysis, Statistics, Big Data, Hadoop, Agile

Industry: Bank

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Data Scientist – R Language Hadoop

 

Job Title: Data Scientist – R Language Hadoop

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Status:  3 Month Contract

Job Category: Data Scientist, Data Analyst, R language, Big Data

Career Level: Intermediate to Senior

Work Experience: 3+ years of R language, data analysis, Statistics, Big Data, Hadoop, Agile

Industry: Bank

                               

 

SKILLS:

- Work with senior management, technical and client teams in order to determine data requirements, business data implementation approaches, best practices for advanced data manipulation, storage and analysis strategies

- Write and code logical and physical database descriptions and specify identifiers of database to management system or direct others in coding descriptions

- Design, implement, automate and maintain large scale enterprise data ETL processes

- Modify existing databases and database management systems and/or direct programmers and analysts to make changes

- Test programs or databases, correct errors and make necessary modifications

 

REQUIREMENTS:

- Experience with database technologies

- Knowledge of the ETL process 

- Knowledge of at least one scripting language 

- Strong written and oral communication skills

- Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

- Demonstrated history of success

- Desire to be working with data and helping businesses make better data-driven decisions

- 3+ years of work experience in Data Science/Data Analysis

- R Language Expertise

- Experience working with Big Data (Hadoop, Spark, Pig, Hive)

- Statistics and Data Analysis

- Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required