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Apple: Data Scientist


Looking for an outstanding data scientist who is interested in building and maintaining analytical solutions that have direct and measurable impact to Apple.



Apple At: Apple
Location: Austin, TX
Web: www.apple.com


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Apple's Analytic Insight team is responsible for mitigating fraud, waste and abuse across Apple. We're looking for an outstanding data scientist who is interested in building and maintaining analytical solutions that have direct and measurable impact to Apple. This will be a cutting edge role that focuses both on gleaning insights from data and the implementation of analytical solutions based on those insights.

We're seeking a candidate that has both a quantitative and technical background in addition to being someone that is naturally very curious.

Key Qualifications:
  • Ability to tell meaningful stories with data.
  • Familiarity with database modeling and data warehousing principles with a working knowledge of SQL.
  • Creativity to go beyond current tools to deliver best solution to the problem.
  • Programming skills in Python, Java, C++, or similar language.
  • Data visualization experience in Matplotlib, Tableau, ggplot2 or a similar tool.
  • Experience with data science algorithms including decision trees, probability networks, association rules, clustering, regression, and neural networks.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability and comfort working independently and making key decisions on projects.
Description:
  • Build and monitor effective reporting and alerting for fraud and operational health of a line of business.
  • Perform ad-hoc and re-occurring statistical and data science analyses.
  • Work closely with data warehouse architects and software developers to generate seamless business intelligence solutions for end users.
  • Support production analytic solutions.
  • Present results of analyses to business units.
Education:
  • M.S. in Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Operations Research or related field, or
  • B.S. in related field with 4+ years experience applying analytical techniques to real business problems.
Apple is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.