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Data Scientist

Atlanta, GA

You know us already! We make Brawny paper towels; Dixie paper cups and plates; Angel Soft bath tissue; enMotion paper towel dispensers, DensGlass gypsum board and Plytanium plywood you see in your big box home improvement stores and much more! We employ about 35,000 people who want to make a positive difference in todays world by creating real long-term value for our customers.

We have an opportunity on the Data Analytics team at Georgia-Pacifics Collaboration & Support Center, located in Tech Square Labs in Midtown Atlanta. This position will join a team of Data Scientists to focus on providing support and solutions to our manufacturing operations.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Analytics Project Ownership: Own all aspects of analytics projects from start to finish pursuing innovative ideas, developing models, uncovering and communicating actionable insights, and implementing solutions to capture value.

  • Working with various engineering teams, own end-to-end solution development and scaling focused on Operations (manufacturing) challenges.

  • Partnership:Develop and maintain relationships with key business partners to enable improved decision making.

  • Focus needs to remain on building minimum viable product towards solving majority of the issue instead of perfecting the solution, unless critical to safety.

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in a field related to data science such as Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering, Data Science, or Business Analytics.

  • 4+ years of experience creatively applying machine learning, outside of academic datasets, using a formal programming language (Python, R, SAS, Java).

  • Proven track record in data science multiple models deployed to production with successful outcomes for users

  • 4+ years of experience technical, analytical problem-solving

  • Deep understanding of data, computing, memory, optimization; experience with cloud computing (AWS), shell scripting

  • Comfortable working with large data sets (>50 GB)

  • Ability to operate independently and self-manage

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Manufacturing / Operations experience

  • Experience with PySpark and Kafka / Kinesis

  • Experience architecting high performance data pipelines

  • Experience mentoring associate / junior data scientists (leadership experience)

  • Comfortable with loT

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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