Painted Desert, Arizona, USA

United States Geological Survey

Data Scientist

Data Scientist

  • Provide technical contributions in a multi-disciplinary team environment to improve and build upon our analytics-driven platform
  • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
  • Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data
  • Work under the direction of the Head of Technology to analyze industry trends, identify gaps and build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
  • Present information using data visualization techniques
  • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges
  • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams
  • Excellent communication skills (spoken and written)
  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science or related field
  • Two to three years’ experience working with large data analysis
  • Any experience in remote sensing, geospatial data science, geographic information systems or equivalent field would be preferred but not mandatory
  • Proactive, self-starter, able to work independently and drive results
  • Critical thinking and strong organizational skills

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