About The Position
The Data Science Translator is responsible for contributing, both individually and as a part of a team, to design and implement processes related to predictive/analytical modeling, data mining and research on large scale, complex data sets. This position uses statistical analysis, graph modeling, text mining and other analytical techniques from initial data collection and conditioning to draw conclusions and results. This Data Science Translator position requires direct interaction with senior executives and directors to help identify important business problems and then plans, leads and collaborates with various internal and vendor teams, manages the lifecycle of analysis projects, and then communicates successful problem resolution through presentations and prototype demonstrations.
Key responsibilities include:
Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline (e.g., computer science, engineering, mathematics, statistics or related field) required. MBA or advanced degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Applied Math preferred. Three or more years developing expertise or demonstrable knowledge in Big Data / Machine Learning / Data Science / IOT required.
In addition to the above qualifications, the successful candidate will demonstrate:
Proven experience with diagnosing data to develop successful business strategies or drive business value, preferably as an internal business leader; Competency and skill as a programmer with R, Python or related platform; Proven comfort and intellectual curiosity for working with very large sets of data, pulling in relevant team members to address identified – and sometimes undiscovered – business unit needs; Good communication skills; Understanding of utility industry with knowledge of how the business works; and the following Ameren competencies: Think Customer, Inspire and Engage, Foster Innovation, Drive Results, Champion Learning, Build Trust, and Be Strategic.
Ameren’s selection process includes a series of interviews and may include a leadership assessment process. Specific details will be provided to qualified candidates.