Kelly Services Data Scientist in Dearborn, Michigan

Data Scientist – Dearborn, Michigan

Kelly Services is currently seeking multiple Data Scientists for one of our top clients in Dearborn, Michigan . These are long term contracts through Kelly Services.

Position Description:

Seeking a highly skilled quantitative analyst / data scientist to assist in all levels of model development, evaluation, and deployment. The analyst will have significant autonomy in conducting research and selecting modeling methodologies. You will have the opportunity to work with some of the brightest global subject matter experts that are transforming the automotive and mobility industries. Analytics R&D is a cross-functional research team within this division that focuses on applying advanced quantitative methods to solve a wide variety of challenging problems across multiple business areas. Past and current projects include: quantitative marketing analytics; application of statistical / econometric / machine learning techniques to economic, financial, and marketing related business problems; social network analysis; quantitative financial risk management and portfolio optimization; and economic scenario simulation and analysis.

  • Research and apply the latest quantitative techniques toward the solution of important problems from many areas of the automotive and mobility industry

  • Review academic / industry literature, develop and test models, and gain insights from research findings

  • Translate ideas and theory into solutions from which the business can grow

  • Identify new and novel data sources and explore their potential use in developing actionable business insights

  • Explore emerging technologies and analytic solutions for use in quantitative model development

  • Help maintain and enhance existing models

Skills Required:

  • Demonstrated skills in applying techniques from econometrics, statistics, and/or machine / statistical learning to large structured and unstructured data sets.

  • Good oral and written communication skills

Skills Preferred:

  • Experience with big data technologies such as Spark, Hadoop, Map/Reduce, Hive, etc.

  • Experience with parallel / grid / GPU computing

Experience Required:

  • 3+ years of experience (including time spent during Ph.D.) doing quantitative research in any of the following areas:

  • Advanced econometrics, statistics, time series analysis, and/or forecasting

  • Machine / statistical learning

  • Optimization / mathematical programming

  • Quantitative marketing

  • Quantitative macroeconomic forecasting, simulation, and scenario analysis.

  • 2+ years of experience in at least two of the following languages: R, Python, MATLAB, Java, C/C++/C#, SAS

Education Required:

  • Master's Degree in a quantitative field such as: Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Quantitative Social Science, Quantitative Marketing, Quantitative Finance

Education Preferred:

  • Ph.D. in a quantitative field such as: Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Quantitative Social Science, Quantitative Marketing, Quantitative Finance

Why Kelly®?

At Kelly Services®, we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

About Kelly Services®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

  • Benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision coverage, Paid time off

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

  • Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

Let us help advance your career today.

As the local offices of Kelly Services do not represent the above position, please apply on-line for immediate consideration. For questions regarding this position, please email setojes@kellyservices.com .

Why Kelly ® ?

At Kelly Services ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune 100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect with Kelly.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2016 was $5.3 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm