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Deloitte Data Scientist - Sensing & Shaping in Atlanta, Georgia

As a data scientist, you will be part of the ConvergeCONSUMER Sensing and Shaping product team. ConvergeCONSUMER is Deloitte Consulting's innovation and product arm committed to shaping the future of the consumer businesses across the retail, consumer products manufacturing, automotive, transportation, and hospitality sectors. As a part of ConvergeCONSUMER, Sensing and Shaping product team builds and manages a suite of differentiated products that help consumer businesses anticipate and react to what consumers want.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with Product Managers and Product Owners to understand market needs and determine how data science techniques could be applied to serve those market needs

  • Apply data science techniques to solve complex business problems

  • Explain analytics model behavior / results in the vernacular of the market need

  • Build, test, validate and demonstrate analytical models through various relevant error metrics and calibration techniques

  • Deploy models into production

  • Perform exploratory data analysis to define analytical models

  • Consistently strive to acquire new skills on AI / ML, Cloud, Big Data technologies

  • Support and coach your team on best coding practices, development tools, and pathfinding and surveys for technologies

  • Ensure SDLC best practices and standards are followed

    Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • A BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, Engineering, Applied Mathematics, or similar Quantitative Field with a minimum 3+ yrs. of experience as data scientist

  • Deep understanding of data science principles, including machine learning, deep learning and artificial intelligence concepts

  • Proven skills in various programming and database languages, such as Python, PySpark, SQL

  • Some experience/projects involving real-world analytical problems using machine learning, statistical modeling, or similar quantitative approaches.

  • Experience in cloud-based eco-systems such GCP, AWS, or Azure for development and deployment of models

  • Designing new means of communication of descriptive and predictive modeling results through data visualizations, dashboards, apps, etc.

  • Experience in working on large datasets for pattern and anomaly detection in complex structured and unstructured data

  • Familiarity with consumer related data and a general interest in the retail, consumer products manufacturing, automotive, transportation, or hospitality sectors

  • Excellent problem identification, analysis and solving skills; an innate ability to utilize all resources at your disposal to find a creative solution to a problem, whether business/functional or technical in nature

  • A desire to take initiative and continuously work on improving the products you are responsible for

  • A general interest in relevant emerging technologies and a constant thirst to further your own technical abilities

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment

  • The ability to work well independently and as a team player

  • Excellent conversational and written communication skills

  • Experience with BI/analytics tools, such as Tableau, PowerBI, or similar tools

  • Experience with full suite of software lifecycle tools (Confluence, Jira, Stash, Jenkins, Artifactory, etc.)

    Qualified applicants must be able to work in the Unites States without need for sponsorship now or in the future


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.