AT&T is seeking candidates for a highly unique opportunity in the field of Data Science. The opportunity is to participate as a member of a small team with a simple objective. |
Given one of the largest data sets in the world ….. Innovate!
We are assembling teams to drive new and innovative ideas to our business units. The teams will consist of Data Scientists, Subject Matter Experts, Hadoop Developers, Business Analysts and other roles, resources and tools the team deems necessary for success.
Our vision of the ideal candidate for the team member position of Data Scientist includes the following:
Excellent communication skills
Thrives on collaboration
Ready to lead when the team is counting on your expertise
On a mission to identify opportunities to optimize, expand or transform the
world through the lens of information.
The discipline of a Scientist in problem solving.
Combination of data analytics techniques and algorithms to create
Experience in analyzing text,streams, documents, social media and big data,
with emerging Hadoop-based big data.
An obsession for information, solving insurmountable problems and finding
unique ways to accelerate our business.
Work in a unique, energetic, fast-pace thriving entrepreneurial environment at our AT&T Foundry !
This is your opportunity to join us and become a part of AT&T’s success in the world of Big Data!
Teams are being formed in Palo Alto, California and Plano, Texas and will be located in our AT&T Foundry Facilities.
Entry Level: Bachelor's degree and experience with applied quantitative research working with real world data, either through thesis research, internships, or work experience. Applicants should have demonstrated creativity, initiative, and leadership abilities.
Developmental: A Bachelor's or Master's degree and 2-5 years of work experience in a Data Science equivalent field or sub-field, working with data rich problems either through research or programs and experience with computer programming. Applicants should have demonstrated ability to successfully complete projects with large or incomplete data sets and be able to provide solutions. Minimum of 1-2 years with Hadoop.
Full Performance: A Master's degree, or equivalent work experience, and 5+ years experience in a field where you have applied technical methods to a substantive problem. Applicants should be an expert in their field and have demonstrated ability leading Interdisciplinary teams throughout the full course of a project's life-cycle. Proven track record of statistics, data science, or data mining preferred.
Minimum Requirements: A Bachelor's degree with a GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale as well as initiative, creativity, integrity, technical excellence and strong interpersonal and communication skills. A self-starter attitude, the ability to work independently and in a group, demonstrated initiative, and writing/briefing skills are also required.
Preferred: Some advanced statistical or computational programming and familiarity with modern databases and distributed computing systems is strongly preferred. Programming expertise with the leading Big Data information management platforms and statistical software packages is a plus. Some domestic and overseas mobility is also preferred.
AT&T - 13 months ago
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