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Data Scientist, Online (126934)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
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Data Scientist, Online (126934)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Mar 5, 2019
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: None
  • Functional Area: E-Commerce
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: Yes

Position Description:
Position Purpose:
At HomeDepot.com, our award-winning e-Commerce team is blazing a trail of retail shopping innovation by leveraging cutting-edge technology with our 2,200+ store locations and a relentless focus on customer service. We have been named one of the world's most innovative companies and we are on a mission to provide the best interconnected shopping experience to our consumers. To do so, we need more dreamers, innovators and big thinkers passionate about re-imagining the future of retail. Interested in making history with us? If so, apply today to experience what it’s like to be a part of our HomeDepot.com team. Who knows? Your next big idea may just change the future of retail!

The Data Scientist will develop best in class Conversational AI & Search Science products to support a wide range of use cases that drive better experiences for our customers. By partnering with business leaders and engineering teams, we will develop in-house Natural Language Understanding pipelines to support millions of our internal & external customers at scale. This positions primary focus is to better recognize customer intent via NLP/NLU/Machine Learning and provide high impact solutions to the business.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities:

  • 50%-Design and develop algorithms and models to use against large datasets to create business insights
  • 20%-Establish scalable, efficient processes for large scale data analyses, model development and model implementation
  • 20%-Present analysis and resulting recommendations to senior management; Leverage data to present a compelling business case to optimize investments and operations
  • 10%-Communicate and educate technical and non-technical employees on analytics and data-driven decision making

Nature and Scope:

  • This position reports to Director of Data Science, or Sr. Manager, Data Science
  • This position has no direct reports

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be eighteen years of age or older.
  • Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:
  • The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a master's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 
0 years

Physical Requirements:

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Master's in Computer Science, Math or related quantitative field (or BS/BA in Computer Science, Math or related quantitative field and 5 years of data mining experience).
  • Work experience with Hadoop, SAS, HBASE, Cassandra or other similar development platforms.
  • Expert knowledge in large scale information retrieval and statistical analysis.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2-3+ years of experience in Data Science / Natural Language Processing
  • Previous work experience in Ecommerce, Conversational AI, or Search Science
  • Experience with Deep Learning & Machine Learning
  • Experience with Information Retrieval, Dialogue Systems, Coreference Resolution, NER, NLU and/or Knowledge Graph

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

  • Ability to build scalable systems that analyze huge data sets and make actionable recommendations
  • Strong communication and data presentation skills
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new technologies, tools and techniques
  • Flexible and responsive; able to perform in a fast paced, dynamic work environment and meet aggressive deadlines
  • Ability to work with technical and non-technical team members

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


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