Data Scientist

ProKarma   •  

Omaha, NE

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 134 days ago

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ProKarma is currently seeking a Data Scientist to join our team as a full-time employee in Omaha, NE!


  • Interviewing key project stakeholders, documenting findings and making detailed recommendations, assess and frame the business problem, success criteria, and risks
  • Acquire and blend disparate data sources, which could be any format of internal structured, unstructured, external, or high volume
  • Exploratory data mining & analysis
  • Guide clients through processes to identify meaningful predictors and then engineer representative features into the data set
  • Understand best practices on core set predictive use cases & familiar with model libraries


  • Minimum 3 years of relevant data science experience
  • Ph.D. or Master’s Degree in operations research, applied statistics, data mining, machine learning, physics or a related quantitative discipline preferred
  • Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • SQL Server 2017 Machine Learning Services
  • SQL Server 2016 R Services
  • Background in GeoSpatial Analysis with the following (preferred):
    • Spatial auto correlation – including use of Moran’s Index
    • Sampling, Scaling, and Association
    • Geocoding (ingestion)
    • One or more of the following software ArcGIS/ESRI, QGIS, GRASS GIS – preferably QGIS or GRASS GIS (OpenSource)
    • Previous work in geospatial analysis with satellite imagery in the agro industry (NDVI, Infrared (IRT), RGB) as well as experience working with shape files
    • Azure SQL platform services