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Mayfield Heights OH Full Time Posted: Saturday, 20 May 2017
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Data Scientist Senior - Machine Vision

Job Number: 144947

Data Scientist Senior - Machine Vision

Our Claims Team

Delivering strategically impactful products, our claims data science team is focused on improving our claims process for both employees and customers. The solutions and techniques driven by our team continue to influence data science teams across the company.

Your Role on the Team

As a Senior Data Scientist, you'll rely on your machine vision experience to solve complex business problems with terabyte scale datasets. Taking on wide-ranging business questions, you'll research and implement novel solutions. Your final products could range from the design of predictive models to sophisticated visualizations and decision-support tools delivered through the development of user-facing web applications. We're looking for a data scientist experienced in applied frameworks such as Keras and Lasagne as well as backends such as TensorFlow and Theano in a professional context.

Must Have Qualifications

Bachelor's degree with quantitative focus in Econometrics, Statistics, Operations Research, Computer Science or related field and two to five years of relevant experience in Statistical Modeling, Machine Learning and processing large volumes of structured and unstructured data

Instead of a degree, four to six years of relevant experience in Statistical/Quantitative Modeling and/or Machine Learning tools and in using various database tools processing large volumes of structured and unstructured data

Two to four years of experience with mathematical model creation and/or evaluation, hypothesis testing and experimental design

What we look for

One year of practical machine vision experience using python based ML libraries and frameworks is preferred

A passion for empirical research and answering difficult questions with data

Proficiency in at least one higher level programming language such as Python or R

Proficiency in SQL

Ability to communicate technical findings to a wide range of audiences

Solid project management skills and ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting tight and potentially changing deadlines in a high-paced and dynamic environment

Good written and verbal communication skills

Ability to perform in an ambiguous environment and to work with multiple stakeholders from various business units

Experience using Linux, cloud computing, and Hadoop is a plus

Experience with the GIT version control system and working with is a plus

Experience developing web applications using frameworks such as Flask, Node.js, Angular and Bootstrap is a plus

Our Company

As the fourth largest auto insurance company in the nation, Progressive's data analysts and scientists have access to the most telematics data recorded. With freedom and encouragement to implement your own ideas, you'll be solving big data problems that impact billions of dollars of business. You'll also benefit from:

Annual gainshare bonus of up to 30% of your salary; Progressive rewards each of us with an annual bonus based on company performance

401k which includes dollar-for-dollar company match of up to 6%

Dedication to work/life balance which includes flexible work arrangements and tools to support your lifestyle

Dynamic company culture that encourages engagement, supports Employee Resource Groups, values your input and embraces a relaxed atmosphere

Onsite gym and wellness programs with discounts & rewards

Healthcare onsite and standard benefits (medical, dental, vision)

Progressive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Progressive generally does not sponsor foreign national candidates for work authorization except for positions that in Progressive's determination require highly specialized knowledge and for which candidate sponsorship is appropriate. Sponsorship is available for this position

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job: Business Analysis
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Mayfield Heights
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Mayfield Heights OH, United States of America
Progressive Insurance
Progressive Insurance
5/20/2017 12:24:29 AM

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