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Data Scientist – Career (P3)

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Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds,  and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

Our Data Scientist roles are unique.  The ideal candidate is a rare hybrid, a scientist with the programming abilities to scrape, combine, and manage data from a variety of sources and a statistician who knows how to derive insights from the information within.  He or she will combine the skills to create new prototypes with the creativity and thoroughness to ask and answer the deepest questions about the data, what secrets it holds, and to push the boundaries of what is possible with big data.  Want to know more? 

What You’ll Do

  • Collaborate with customers and key stakeholders on initiating ideas, performing design, analysis and process improvement. 

  • Develop and deploy AI and ML solutions on Google Cloud Platforms

  • Utilize massive data sources to craft business insights and features for innovative solutions

  • Automate data quality and integrity monitoring on solutions and process

  • Invent and integrate data and model visualizations for big data machine learning models.

  • Understand diverse data sources, structured and unstructured

  • Support cross-functional coworkers as the expert for AI/Machine Learning, distributed algorithms, Big Data, and Cloud Technology.

What experience you need

  • M.S. or higher degree required in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Operations Research or other related discipline or equivalent experience

  • 4+ years experience in credit bureau , macroeconomic, finance, marketing, and/or fraud analytics

  • 2+ years of cloud (e.g. GCP, AWS) and Python scripting experience

  • 3+ years SQL skills in Big Data environment

  • 3+ years experience of large datasets and distributed Cloud Platform tools (e.g. Big Query, Spark, Tensorflow, Dataflow, Airflow)

  • 3+ years hands on experience in data wrangling, cleaning, monitoring, and modeling

  • 1+ year experience or academic degree coursework with machine learning and artificial intelligence

What could set you apart

  • Ph.D. degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science, or similar quantitative field

  • Ability to build visualizations using Tableau/Spotfire applications.

  • Experience with the Google AI Platform components

  • Experience with credit bureau, insurance, commercial, fraud, marketing data

  • Experience with inventing Neural Networks, Gradient Boosted Machines, and Random Forests algorithm 

  • Experience with NLP or Unstructured Data

  • Agile development including Scrum is a plus

We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

Are you ready to power your possible?  Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

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We believe in a growth mindset. At Equifax, this includes providing our employees opportunities to perform at their best and learn new skills along the way to inspire and build fulfilling careers.

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