Senior Data Scientist

11 - 15 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/23/18
Brampton, ON
11 - 15 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/23/18

The Network Technology Strategy and Architecture organization is looking for a Senior Data Scientist that has real-world experience in designing, implementing, and delivering model-driven solutions within a Service Operator ecosystem.  Reporting to the Manager of Network Analytics and Capital Strategy, the successful candidate will leverage their expert knowledge of their machine learning, statistical analysis, and algorithms to develop technology strategies that play a critical role in how to improve our core services on the Rogers Network.   This position requires strong technical leadership, long term planning, and excellent communication skills across all levels of management.   Key Responsibilities

  • Expert level specialist on highly complex big data development and modelling initiatives
  • Explore and characterize the data available to a particular business unit/team
  • Develop and implement predictive & descriptive models
  • Support the influence and impact across the enterprise in promoting the analytics strategic direction
  • Lead impact analysis and design for large projects
  • Expert level in at least one area of machine learning/modelling/statistical methods
  • Identify new technologies as they become available, and disseminate them to the peers and cross-functional teams
  • Data analysis to improve service reliability and performance of Rogers core services (video, voice, data, wireless)
  • Identifying and implementing key metrics that drive customer experience in the wireline and wireless network
  • Works on problems that are highly complex and regularly involve issues that have not been encountered before where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangibles
  • Identifies opportunities to extend existing big data and emerging technologies to meet anticipated network, business and customer needs
  • Predictive modelling techniques to build, maintain, and improve on multiple real-times systems (ex. Rogers data supply chain)
  • Actively leads development of 1-3 year department technology strategies and roadmaps.
  • Development of the annual operating plan, forecasts, and budgets
  • Lead design and analysis of new data sources within the core network
  • Works closely with the IT/Network Architects, and cross functional teams for data architecture designs and integrations
  • Oral and Written Communications: Ability to deliver presentations and proposals to various audiences.  Facilitates, influences, and persuades the decision-making of senior management on technical issues. Represents the company on technical matters.
  • Initiative: Proactively identifies present and future obstacles, issues, and opportunities. Takes actions to address such obstacles.
  • Innovation: Motivated to improve organizational performance through the introduction of new ideas, methods, processes, products, or services. Develops new ways of looking at a situation.

  Key Qualifications

  • Bachelordegree in Computer Science or Mathematics or Masters in Machine Learning, Statistics
  • 10 or more years of experience in developing of predictive/prescriptive models and designing algorithmic solutions, predictive tools, and relational Databases.
  • Excellent leadership, analytical technique and problem solving skills.
  • Experience working in an Agile delivery model
  • Hands onExperiences withBig Data andscriptingtechnologies
    • AWS (Kinesis, Firehose, Lambda, S3, Redshift, cloud formation, cloud watch, API Gateway etc…)
    • Hadoop (HDFS, HIVE, MapReduce, etc…)
    • Spark, NiFi, OLAP, OLTP, RDBMS, SQL, NoSQL, Tableau
    • Python, JavaScript
  • Familiar withOperatorvideo, wireless, and voice services (including data acquisition and analysis):
    • From consumer mobile, web, and STB devices (WiFi, Ethernet).
    • From service platforms (IPTV, DOCSIS, VoIP, LTE, etc.)
    • Core IP network and HFC/xPON/RAN access systems
    • Cloud computing, virtualization, monitoring, event capturing tools, data streaming tools

    Requisition ID: 116871

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