ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Data Scientist in Golden, Colorado
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The Commercial Energy Division at ICF International is growing and we have an immediate need for a Statistician and Data Scientist who will be responsible for doing data research, recommending and implementing advanced statistical and computational methodologies, and integrating these analyses into supporting IT systems to drive business objectives. The job involves the analysis of large customer, energy, and marketing datasets in order to identify appropriate statistical methodologies, develop code (primarily using R), run the analyses, perform output quality control, and create technical reports. The individual will work with other computer scientists, data researchers, and business stakeholders to leverage supporting technology systems within a dynamic and fast paced environment.
Work with Data Engineers to perform exploratory data research and analysis by manipulating, combining, and refining large data sets in SQL Server
Identify and implement appropriate statistical analyses and models to provide actionable conclusions on energy, customer, and marketing data
Establish scalable, repeatable, and automated statistical models primarily with R and in some cases other common statistical packages
Document methodology, code, output, and processes of modeling activities for technical reports
Track and quantify effectiveness of procedures and analytical models
Take an approach with repeatability, transparency, and time efficiency in mind
Work with software engineering to integrate models into quantitative software solutions
BS/BA in a technical field: Engineering, Science or IT related discipline
MA in Statistics or Mathematics
Expert in R statistical language and programming
Have an understanding and desire to do energy, demographic, and marketing data research and modeling
Working knowledge of T-SQL and SQL queries
Additional Preferred Skills/Experience:
Experience working in a Microsoft technology environment
Experience with large data systems within a software development lifecycle
Experience with regression analyses often used in marketing research
Excellent listening, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
Highly self-motivated and directed
Able to exercise independent judgment
Builds and maintains relationships with users to ensure understanding of analyses performed
Strong organizational skills with ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks while under pressure
Ability to effectively work in a diverse team of technologists and business stakeholders
You may be required to participate in periodic drug testing and background checks.
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)
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Golden, CO (CO15)
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