Data Scientist - Technology Development

Micron Technology   •  

Boise, ID

Industry: Business Services


Not Specified years

Posted 391 days ago

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We are seeking a Data Scientist capable of using machine learning and statistical techniques to create state-of-the-art data products (decision support and decision automation data systems) using extensive and diverse Big Data sets from our manufacturing teams.

As a Data Science at Micron, you will employ techniques and theories drawn from areas of mathematics, statistics, and information technology to uncover patterns in data from which predictive models, actionable insights, and solutions can be developed.

You will interact with experienced Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Business Areas Engineers, and UX teams to identify questions and issues for data analysis projects and improvement of existing tools. In this position, you will help develop software programs, algorithms and/or automated processes to cleanse, integrate, and evaluate large datasets from multiple disparate sources.



  • Strong desire to grow career as Data Scientist in highly automated industrial manufacturing doing analysis and machine learning on terabytes and petabytes of diverse datasets. 
  • Experience in the areas: statistical modeling, feature extraction and analysis, supervised/unsupervised/semi-supervised learning.
  • Ability to extract data from different databases via SQL and other query languages and applying data cleansing, outlier identification, and missing data techniques.
  • Strong software development skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with or desire to learn:
    • Required: Machine learning and other advanced analytical methods
    • Required: Fluency in Python and/or R
    • Required: pySpark and/or SparkR and/or SparklyR
    • Required: Hadoop (Hive, Spark, HBase)
    • Required: Teradata and/or another SQL databases
    • Optional: Tensorflow, and/or other statistical software including scripting capability for automating analyses
    • Optional: SSIS, ETL
    • Optional: javascript, AngularJS 2.0, Tableau
    • Optional: Experience working with time series data, images, semi-supervised learning, and data with frequently changing distributions is a plus
    • Optional: Experience working with Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) is a plus
    • Optional: Existing papers from CVPR, NIPS, ICML, KDD, and other key conferences are plus, but this is not a research position


B.S. in Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Physics

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