Research and Development Scientist

Infor   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 44 days ago

SUMMARY: Infor Talent Science is looking for a driven and brilliant scientist to join our R&D team. You will be taking a leading role in innovating our psychometrics-based profile creation tool, conducting cutting-edge data science research, and building client-facing predictive models. You will also be working directly with leadership to enhance other science-based applications and our collective predictive modelling expertise.


- Technically lead the development, testing, and communication of innovations to the profile creation tool, including enhancements to the machine learning model
- Lead all phases of the predictive modeling process with all types of data
- Develop new prototypes and enhance other science-based web applications
- Develop requirements and technical specifications
- Partner with scientists and developers to implement app performance and design standards
- Demonstrate a big picture and team-oriented approach to application development
- Proactively generate relevant ideas for new and improved use of technology
- Adapt quickly to changing requirements, deadlines, priorities, and technologies
- Communicate technical information to technical and non-technical audiences
- Serve as a technical and scientific resource for the department


- Ph.D. in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Computer Engineering, or related field with an emphasis on machine learning, data science, quantitative analysis, or psychometrics
- 5 years of experience coding and testing. Mandatory languages include Python, R, JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML5. An ability to code in Java, D3 and/or Julia is a plus
- 3 years of experience in SQL, T-SQL and/or working with relational databases that support SQL as a query language, (e.g., Postgres, Microsoft SQL Server)
- 3 years of work experience, preferably within an R&D group, in software development and 3 years building/working with predictive models and deriving insightful analytics using skills from statistics, machine learning, data science, and computer science
- Expert knowledge of machine learning, statistics, and data analytics using field data
- Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and other analytical tools (e.g. SPSS, SAS, R)

The Company does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender / transgender identity or expression, sexual orientation, sexual stereotype, national origin, genetics, disability, marital status, age, veteran status, protected veterans, military service obligation, citizenship status, individuals with disabilities, or any other characteristic protected by law applicable to the state or municipality in which you work.