verizon Data Scientist in Irving, Texas
When you join Verizon
Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.
What you’ll be doing...
This position will be in the Global Supply Chain/Real Estate Advanced Analytics team. It is an individual contributor role with considerable autonomy in terms of responsibilities.
Develops quantitative advanced analytical models and computational solutions using large-scale data manipulation and transformation, statistical analysis, data mining, visualization, optimization and related advanced analytical techniques to solve complex business challenges.
Engages with business and IT partners, you enable the architecture required to implement analytical solutions into our current supply chain, real estate and sourcing/procurement ecosystem.
Receives high-level directions from the manager, but is quite independent in tactical and day-to-day tasks for the assigned projects.
Interacts with various Verizon teams such as sourcing & procurement, real estate operations, supply planning & distribution, warehouse distribution & transportation, forward and reverse device forecasting, and device/accessory assortment planning.
What we’re looking for...
You are a highly skilled expert in quantitative modeling, optimization, statistics, data mining and visualization. You have experience with SQL and in data visualization software like Tableau, QlikView or Excel. You have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and be proficient in engaging and influencing large teams and functional leaders.
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
Experience with SQL and statistical software packages (e.g., R, Python).
Coding experience (for personal use) in a general-purpose programming language (e.g., Java or Python).
Experience engaging and influencing large teams and functional leaders.
Even better if you have:
Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Statistics, Economics or a related field or four or more years of work experience.
Master’s degree in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Statistics, Economics or a related field.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Experience with simulation software packages (e.g. ExtendSim).
Experience with optimization models such as Linear & Integer Programming, Network and Routing Optimization, and tools such as OPL and CPLEX to solve such problems.
Experience creating analytical data sets.
Experience with data visualization software like Qlikview, Tableau or Excel.
Experience and competency in supply chain management.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion (https://www.verizon.com/about/careers/work-culture) page to learn more.
- verizon Jobs