Data Scientist

Maana   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 166 days ago

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Data Scientist


As a member of Maana’s Customer Solutions organization you will work as a member of teams that analyze our customers’ business problems and design solutions based on Computational Knowledge Graphs. Solutions range from NLP and predictive analytics to more common rules-based systems, all based on multiple data sources with varying degrees of complexity.

All Applicants must be currently authorized to work' in the United States on a full-time basis as Maana does not provide Visa Sponsorship at this time.

Essential Functions

In the course of a customer engagement, you will:

  • Work with your team members (analysts, developers, project managers and data scientists) to understand the problem space and design a solution that meets the customer’s needs
  • Work directly with the customer to gain information and share results
  • Perform data assessment, cleaning, and analysis
  • Develop the analytics required for the solution
  • Create production-ready code, test, document and deploy

Minimum Qualifications

  • MS or PhD in quantitative discipline (e.g. Mathematics, Computer Science, Biostatistics)
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience as a Data Scientist including data assessment and cleansing, model development and reporting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of common ML algorithms and usage
  • Proficiency with at least one of {Python, Java, Scala}
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate with non-analytics audiences

Additional Qualifications

  • Experience with text mining and NLP tools like Stanford CoreNLP, NLTK, or similar tools
  • Experience with GraphQL


There will be regular travel to customer sites within the US and abroad; travel will be roughly 30% with a 1-2 week stay each trip.