Senior Data Scientist
Posted on: January 14, 2020
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications
provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more
than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience,
CenturyLink strives to be the world's best networking company by
solving customers' increased demand for reliable and secure
connections. The company also serves as its customers' trusted
partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity
and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that
help protect their business.
The Data Scientist is a highly skilled individual contributor,
under minimal supervision, who designs and develops programs,
methods, processes, and systems to consolidate and analyze diverse,
structured and unstructured "big data" sources to generate
actionable insights and solutions using machine learning and
advanced analytics. Interprets and communicates insights and
findings from analyses and experiments to other analysts, data
scientists, and team members.
The Data Scientist proactively identifies meaningful insights by
executing data discovery, exploratory data analysis, and
iteratively developing predictive and prescriptive models to
identify optimal solutions.
This position will also assist with operationalizing the insights
and solutions and changing business processes to maximize the value
of those solutions.
Analyze data and build predictive and prescriptive models in the
areas of capacity planning, anomaly detection, predictive asset
failure/maintenance, workload optimization, customer segmentation
and business performance.
Mine information for previously unknown patterns and insights
hidden in these assets and leverage them for competitive
The problems this position will solve will be at the cutting edge
of technology and will lie at the intersection of science,
engineering and business acumen.
Specific Skills Required (Must have Skills):
--- Bachelor's Degree in Math, Computer Science, Data Mining,
Machine Learning, Statistics or other quantitative discipline.
Master's Degree preferred.
--- Experienced in writing formulas, expressions and algorithms as
needed to support analytical work.
--- Understands data automation and how to best construct backend
database environments and front end visualization for efficiency
and recurring use.
--- Strong communication skills and relationship skills.
--- Ability to perform ad-hoc statistical analysis including
correlation analysis, frequency distribution analysis,
probabilistic modeling, sophisticated forecasting, and academic
based predictive and prescriptive methods.
--- Capable of modeling the relationships between many sources of
operational data, develop models that can serve to provide insight
to support operational management, system optimization, dispatch
system configurations and executive support for decision
--- Ability to write customized algorithms to drive predictive and
prescriptive analysis in business management, creating actionable
recommendations to improve Field Operations.
--- Ability to logically construct back end data base architecture
that can support a growing system of analytical visualization in a
Qliksense BI, and analytical decision-making engines.
--- Can be flexible to work on various types of projects, often
balancing multiple deliverables with a wide range of complexity
--- Is comfortable working with teams, sharing code among peers,
and presenting to leadership.
--- Has a genuine drive to succeed and self-motivated to "take care
of business", while positively representing the team.
--- Experience with SQL, database navigation in an Oracle data
environment and Data Lake unstructured environments.
--- Python and/or R data script writing.
--- 3 + years' experience delivering Machine Learning and Advanced
Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield;
Requisition #: 215691
This job may require successful completion of an online assessment.
A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website
We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all
persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national
origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic
characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation,
gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other
legally protected status (collectively, "protected statuses"). We
do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment
decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion,
benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.
The above job definition information has been designed to indicate
the general nature and level of work performed by employees within
this classification. It is not designed to contain or be
interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties,
responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned
to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change
based on changing business needs and conditions.
Keywords: CenturyLink, Broomfield , Senior Data Scientist, Other , Broomfield, Colorado
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