Data Scientist – Big Data (IBM)


Job description
IBM is looking for a Data Scientist to work on fun and challenging big data problems through in depth statistics and predictive analytics techniques. We are looking for people able to extract meaning and interpretation from data. The candidate will be part of a team of Data Scientists with diverse backgrounds working together to find patterns, build models and design algorithms to gain insights for making data-driven decisions. Candidates should be able to communicate technical findings in clear language and with data visualizations. They will have a team of data engineers to support them and provide the infrastructure necessary to develop their proposed new methodologies and novel findings.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 2 years experience in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Statistics, Social Sciences or other scientific field
  • Basic knowledge in Python and/or R
  • Basic knowledge in Big Data Projects
  • English: Fluent

  • Master’s Degree
  • At least 1 year experience in Python and/or R
  • At least 1 year experience in Big Data Projects
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status. IBM will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.



Job posted 10/23/2015