Walgreens Senior Data Scientist in DEERFIELD, Illinois
Applies highly complex statistical techniques to help solve problems. Provides insights and actionable recommendations to the business. Utilizes highly complex statistical modeling to make predictions about future outcomes and in multiple scenarios. Explains findings to business audience.
Responsible for applying highly complex advanced data analysis tools and techniques to provide insights and actionable recommendations for the business
Utilizes highly complex statistical modeling to make predictions about future outcomes and in multiple scenarios.
Interprets and applies data in highly-complex analyses, and explains findings to business audiences to improve products and processes.
Executes multiple and/or highly complex statistical and mathematical analyses to support business decision making for multiple business functions.
Develops and/or uses algorithms and statistical predictive models and determines analytical approaches and modeling techniques to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes.
Applies analytical rigor and statistical methods to analyze large amounts of data, using advanced statistical techniques such as predictive statistical models, customer profiling, segmentation analysis, survey design and analysis and data mining.
Documents projects including business objectives, data gathering and processing, leading approaches, final algorithm, detailed set of results and analytical metrics.
Develops materials to explain project findings.
Typically assigned to important / complicated undertakings.
Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur.
Interacts with internal and external peers and managers to exchange complex information related to areas of specialization.
Mentors less experienced members of the team. Provides guidance regarding analytical approach and iteration of algorithms.
An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans
About Walgreens and WBA
Walgreens (www.walgreens.com) is included in the U.S. Retail Pharmacy and U.S. Healthcare segments of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), an integrated healthcare, pharmacy and retail leader with a 170-year heritage of caring for communities. WBA’s purpose is to create more joyful lives through better health. Operating nearly 9,000 retail locations across America, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health destination serving nearly 10 million customers each day. Walgreens pharmacists play a critical role in the U.S. healthcare system by providing a wide range of pharmacy and healthcare services, including those that drive equitable access to care for the nation’s medically underserved populations. To best meet the needs of customers and patients, Walgreens offers a true omnichannel experience, with fully integrated physical and digital platforms supported by the latest technology to deliver high-quality products and services in communities nationwide."
Job ID: 1116597BR
Title: Senior Data Scientist
Company Indicator: Walgreens
Job Function: Information Technology
Full Store Address: 200 WILMOT ROAD,DEERFIELD,IL 60015
Full District Office Address: 200 WILMOT ROAD,DEERFIELD,IL,60015-00001-Y
External Basic Qualifications:
Master’s degree in statistics, data science, mathematics, economics OR Master’s degree in a quantitative, computational or technical discipline AND at least 2 years of post-graduate experience in a statistical function
Experience utilizing statistics, calculus, and linear algebra to develop complex models and analyses.
Experience developing new solutions to problems.
Advanced knowledge of SQL
Advanced knowledge of open source statistics packages such as Python, R, Spark, etc.
Experience determining appropriate software packages to design and develop new techniques and models.
Experience interrogating data, performing analyses, interpreting data, and presenting findings to business audiences.
Experience diagnosing, isolating, and resolving complex business issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems.
Experience presenting to non-statistical audiences
At least 2 years of experience contributing to financial decisions in the workplace.
At least 2 years of direct leadership, indirect leadership and/or cross-functional team leadership.
Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).
- A PhD in statistics, mathematics, OR economics