Data Scientist (Full Time) - United States

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Additional Location(s)
    RTP, North Carolina, US
  • Area of Interest
    Information Technology
  • Job Type
    New Graduate
  • Technology Interest
    Internet of Everything
  • Job Id

What You’ll Do
● Acquire, clean and structure data from multiple sources and maintain databases/data systems.
● Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
● Develop, prototype and test predictive algorithms
● Filter and “clean” data, and review computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems
● Develop and implement data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and data quality 
● Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports 

Team Description
Work on massive structured, unstructured, transactional and real-time data sets from a variety of sources to analyze customer usage patterns and provide actionable, intuitive, impactful insights using metrics, algorithms, and statistics.  

● Recent graduate or on your final year of studies towards a BS, MS or MBA or equivalent in Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Information Management, Statistics or a related field
● Minimum of a 3.0 GPA or higher
● You know how to work a problem from beginning to end with data science tools and techniques, including data manipulation (SQL, Hadoop, etc.) and programming (R, Python, XML, Javascript, or ETL) frameworks
● Experience with Oracle databases is desirable. Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects etc).  Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing large datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc).
● Technical knowledge regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques 
● Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
● Proficient in queries, report writing and presenting findings

Why Cisco

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