Procter & Gamble Data Scientist PhD-Marketing Focus in Cincinnati, Ohio
Do you enjoy designing enterprise level research and analytic frameworks? How would you like to turn on your creative genius and problem-solving alongside business leadership? You will be using Big Data and advanced analytics to direct the engagement of our marketing business leaders as well as collaborating actively across functional partners to accomplish various project objectives. We are looking for someone who can execute research and analytics, including data source identification, processing, model/algorithm development. Ultimately your models will result in actionable recommendations which will drive business value creation.
You will get your hands dirty in the data and algorithm development, leveraging artificial intelligence and analytic tools (R, Python, Scala, Spark, Hadoop, KNIME, etc.) to unlock business building insights in our mountains of data. You will need to be adept at leveraging such technologies for solving ad hoc business problems, innovating on potential future solutions, and working with technology partners to translate your innovations into robust, scaled, analytic solutions applied to retail problems.
At P&G, Data Scientists are Business Leaders. The ideal candidate will be an effective communicator, self-motivated, and able to drive insights into actions that improve P&G’s business results. Your Business knowledge, interpersonal/communication skills are therefore a requirement to thrive in a multi- functional leadership team. We need someone who is passionate about analytics. Your analytic skills are the foundation of this role. The ability to mine terabytes of data, derive actionable insights, and then translate those insights into business improving action is essential in our work. You will need to be the primary evangelist to the business for the power of predictive analysis and develop business cases to illustrate the potential for change in decision-making that occurs when you begin to anticipate what will happen, versus just reflecting on what has occurred.
Leaders who are pursuing or have graduated with a PhD in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Data Science, Business Analytics, Operation Research, Software Development, or a similar quantitative field. Ability to do hands-on mathematical algorithm development as well as programming.
If you are a good fit for the Data Scientist PhD position, you will have:
•Proven leadership in applying and scaling Analytic techniques to be used at an enterprise level. •(Preferred) Experience working with granular media data including programmatic environments, .com, search optimization, customer-relationship management. •Strong written and verbal communication skills to influence others to take action •Proven ability to handle multiple priorities •Comfortable working with diverse business scenarios and possessing strong thinking/problem-solving skills that can be applied to business processes with a "can-do" attitude •Strong enthusiasm and curiosity about the intersection of business and technology
Preferred Specialties/Area of Research:
•Bayesian Analysis, Bayesian Decision Theory •Probabilistic Modeling and Computation •Machine Learning, including Deep Learning Uncertainty Quantification •Optimization (global, local, stochastic methods) •Dynamic (state-space) Models (Kalman Filter, Data Assimilation) •Experimental Design •Model Reduction, Dimensionality Reduction
Preferred Experience with Analytical Tools/Applications:
•Unix/Linux •Big Data Ecosystem: Hadoop, Spark, MapReduce, SQL, Hiv •Scientific Computing: R, Python, C , Java, Scala, •High-Performance Parallel and Distributing Computing •Deep Learning frameworks: Keras, Tensorflow •Data Visualization •Data Management Systems •Business Intelligence tools: such as KNIME, Tableau
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.
Immigration sponsorship is not available for this role. As a general matter, Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for nonimmigrant visas or permanent residency. However, Procter & Gamble may make exceptions on a discretionary basis. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.
Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.
Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.
Job: Information Technology
Title: Data Scientist PhD-Marketing Focus
Requisition ID: IT 00001722