Facebook, Inc. Research Data Scientist in Bellevue, Washington
Facebook, Inc. has multiple openings for Research Data Scientists in Bellevue, Washington (various levels/types). Duties: Utilize advanced knowledge of operations research, management science, data mining, mathematics, Hadoop/Hive, SQL, Excel, and MicroStrategy to drive efficient analytics and reporting. Identify actionable insights, suggest recommendations and influence the direction of Infra Strategy by effectively communicating results to cross functional groups, including Infra Strategy leadership. Leverage data and mathematical principles to provide insights about user behavior, inform business decisions based on data mining and large, complex data sets, and solve large scale data infrastructure problems. Predict and understand user patterns through metric analysis. Work cross functionally to define problem statements, collect data, build analytical models and make recommendations. Develop mathematical models and perform data analysis to drive insights to improve Facebook’s operations. Partner with Product and Engineering teams to solve problems and identify trends and opportunities. Build and analyze dashboards, reports and key data sets to empower operations and exploratory analysis. Automate analyses and author data pipelines via SQL and Python based ETL framework. Apply expertise in Hadoop and Hive for data infrastructure. Develop strong business partnerships with Infra Strategy leadership by translating strategic questions into structured analyses, defining success metrics, and developing reporting channels. Track current incoming volumes and trends in order to create forecasting models for operational insights. Assist in designing hypothesis testing experiments, analyze data collected, and present results. Conduct ad hoc data analysis based on current team needs. Complete root cause analysis of different workflows in order to quantify problems, operationalize goals and identify priorities. Train team members on the use of reporting tools and lead data-driven business case solving courses. REQUIREMENTS: Employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Analytics, Operations Research, Statistics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Applied Sciences, Mathematics, or related field, followed by five years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience in job offered or in an analyst-related occupation. To apply mail resume to: Facebook, Inc. Attn: AA-USIM, Job Code 145146, 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025.