Java Programming, Python Programming, Prototypes, Big Data Technology, Apache Hadoop, Apache Kafka, Scala Programming, Google BigQuery, Apache Cassandra, Deep Learning, ETL/ELT technologies, Natural Language Processing (NLP), TensorFlow, Docker, Kubernetes-K8s, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), REDIS, R Programming, SPARK Programming, SAS
At Overstock.com, we believe that everyone should “Be You!”. Overstock is a community that upholds a culture of understanding, acceptance, and respect. We believe a person’s individuality is at the core of diversity, and those traits, beliefs, and characteristics should be valued and embraced. Living by this ethos is essential to the success of our business. Our goal is to foster a more diverse environment where every employee visibly demonstrates inclusive behaviors and respect for individuals.
Data Scientist, Analytics (Overstock.com, Inc., Midvale, UT)
Ingest large volumes of data, identify the critical signal in all the information, and then act on the signal to drive millions in growth or savings. Gather, clean, report, and interpret data rapidly and thoughtfully Perform ad hoc analyses using statistics, machine learning, and data mining techniques. Use strong communication skills (written and verbal) to partner with product, engineering, and business teams to solve problems and identify opportunities. Perform analysis and build models to inform prioritization and planning of the product roadmap. Design and analyze experiments to generate actionable outcomes. Design A/B tests across various products to validate the performance of predictive, classification and forecast models. Perform self-directed ad-hoc analysis to identify drivers of business outcomes. Report findings, recommendations, and conclusions resulting from analysis. Construct informative and insightful visualizations. Extract, transform, load (ETL) and analyze large-scale data using SQL, Hadoop, BigQuery, and related tools. Build tools that enable other teams to perform and understand analytics. Utilize statistical software and programming such as R or Python. Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management. Telecommuting may be permitted. When not telecommuting, must report to Overstock.com, Inc. at 799 West Coliseum Way, Midvale, UT 84047.
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree or U.S. equivalent in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Analytics, or related field plus 3 years of professional experience working with structured data to perform statistical analysis, develop predictive models, and provide business insights. In lieu of a Bachelor's degree plus 3 years of experience, the employer will accept a Master's degree or U.S. equivalent in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Analytics, or related field, plus 1 year of professional experience working with structured data to perform statistical analysis, develop predictive models, and provide business insights.
Must also have the following:
Who We Are:
We’re a passionate group of collaborative problem solvers and creative innovators, working on cutting-edge technology. From building award-winning retail applications (with amazing AR functionality) to creating leading blockchain and machine learning technologies, each of us embodies a unique value and contributes a diverse perspective to the team.
What We Offer:
*Benefits vary based on position, tenure, location, and employee election
This position requires you to sit, stand and perform general office functions. You may also be required to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates.? This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status (including Vietnam era veterans), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.
Overstock.com, Inc. is an American internet retailer selling primarily furniture headquartered in Midvale, Utah, near Salt Lake City. Controversial businessman Patrick M. Byrne founded Overstock.com in 1999. The company initially sold exclusively surplus and returned merchandise on an online e-commerce marketplace, liquidating the inventories of at least 18 failed dot-com companies at below-wholesale prices.