R Programmer (Freelance)
Revolution Analytics - Palo Alto, CA

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Revolution Analytics requires the services of experienced freelance R programmers for the design, development, and delivery of R programs to meet the analytics needs of our enterprise customers. You’ll use your expert level knowledge of R and statistical methods to deliver R scripting solutions in support of analytics consulting projects to Revolution customers in the fields of Finance, Pharma, Mfg’g, and more, as managed by our Professional Services team.


Work collaboratively with the customer and our Services team to design and implement analytics solutions based on formal project proposals.

Utilize your expert-level knowledge of analytics and R programming to create scripts capable of data access, manipulation, modeling, prediction, visualization, and reporting.

Integrate R with data source and delivery systems.

Develop and execute test plans consistent with customer requirements.

Ensure successful and timely completion of project deliverables.

Summarize progress as needed to support project reviews with customers.

Support deployment and test of solutions in the customer environment.

Lead and/or participate in knowledge transfer and code walkthroughs with customers.

Employ coding standards and advance guidelines for efficient and effective R programming.


MS or equivalent in Statistics, Computer Science, Math, or Engineering

Minimum 3 years in consulting or enterprise IT with system integration and application development experience under Windows and/or Linux.

Expert in R programming including some experience with database interfaces.

Additional experience with one or more of the following: Hadoop, MySQL, Oracle, Sybase, Talend, Ab Initio, Perl, Ruby, C++, shell, PMML, Jaspersoft, web services, cloud computing.

Solid understanding of software engineering best practices.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills working with diverse teams.

Ability to travel for on-site customer work is a plus.

Location: Palo Alto, CA

Freelance work of 1-3 month duration. May be part- or full-time depending on project.

Some projects may require on-site work at the customer’s location.

To apply, please send resume, R programming samples, availability, and preferred rates to careers@revolutionanalytics.com .