Kelly Services R Programmer Analyst in Hershey, Pennsylvania

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R Programmer Analyst & Developer, Hershey, PALocal candidate preferred but will consider remote for the right candidate.

Must include a link to your candidates' online portfolios with submission in order to be considered. Github page is a plus but not required.

Kelly Services is seeking an R Programmer Analyst & Developer for one of our top clients in Hershey, PA.

Length: 6 Months (Contract W2)

Pay Rate: $45.00/hr. (W2)

Top 3 Must Haves:

  • R Programming

  • Shiny App creation experience

  • Tidyverse


The main function of an R Programmer Analyst & Developer is to assist in the creation, maintenance, and deployment of at-scale Shiny apps for the visualization of high-throughput media data for the Global Media Team. This person will be responsible for working closely with the Principal Media Data Scientist to create a series of interlocking Shiny and RConnect dashboards for use within a broad CPG organization.


  • Write original code and refactor legacy code to provide better performance and easier updates in the future.

  • Create data visualizations utilizing both base R and the Tidyverse.

  • Assist in deployment of Shiny and RConnect apps.

  • Work closely to design a massive, at-scale series of media tools to help understand (and predict) current media trends for internal stakeholders.

  • Create and publish the various tools into R packages for internal use (and, where appropriate, public use such as via CRAN or Github)


  • Minimum 3 years of experience coding R in an academic or professional setting.

  • Experience in deploying production-level Shiny apps (RConnect experience preferred)

  • Experience in package creation and curation.

  • Experience in working concurrently on programming tasks

  • Experience with various social media company marketing APIs (Facebook + Twitter)

  • Experience or Interest in Media Analytics

  • Experience with time-series analysis and forecasting (previous exposure to use of Prophet or STAN a plus)

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