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Senior-Data Scientist

Plano, Texas

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Analyze data sets of millions of customers - and uncover groundbreaking solutions that have a global impact.

"You get to work on multi-million dollar projects from day one using the latest technology, and there are many training opportunities if you want to learn something new."

Sang Han — Senior Data Scientist

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Job Overview

Join AT&T and reimagine the communications and technologies that connect the world. We’re committed to those who seek to discover the undiscoverable and dare to disrupt the norm. Bring your bold ideas and fearless risk-taking to redefine connectivity and transform how the world shares stories and experiences that matter. When you step into a career with AT&T, you won’t just imagine the future – you’ll create it. 

The Data Scientist translates business problems to insights and codes solutions using the following typical workflow; data extraction, cleansing, feature engineering, exploratory data analysis, model selection/creation, hyper-parameter tuning, model interpretation, model retraining, business process and/or system implementations, high level proof of concept and trials, visualization, deployment to production, post deployment ML ops monitoring/diagnosis/resolutions.

 Key Roles and Responsibilities

Designs, builds, and analyzes large and complex data sets from various structured and unstructured sources while thinking strategically about data use and data design. The data models created may be used internally and by business units to solve business problems, create income generating models, or to identify improved business processes for cost savings opportunities.

Qualifications

  • PhD and at least 1 year of experience or a Master’s degree from an accredited University in a Quantitative field of study such as Data Science, Math, Statistics, Engineering or Physics and 5 years of experience.
  • 5-8 years of hands-on data science experience in designing, developing, and delivering machine learning models (e.g., Classification and Clustering) with large volume of data
  • Strong analytical skills to identify data patterns, trends, and relationships from multiple datasets, including data validation, exploratory data analysis, and data visualization
  • Strong grasp of Predictive modeling concepts
    • boosting / bagging
    • probability calibration
    • threshold selection
  • Strong programming skills (e.g., Python and Hive/SQL) and business acumen to turn raw data into insights and perform feature engineering required.
  • Strong communication skills to effectively communicate data insights & machine learning model results to technical and nontechnical people
  • Strong grasp of basic statistical concepts and a strong understanding of the theoretical underpinnings of any techniques being utilized.
  • Proficiency in algorithm categories such as Supervised Learning, Unsupervised Learning, Optimization Algorithms, Deep Learning, AI-Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing, Deep Reinforcement Learning, Search Algorithms, AI- Knowledge Graphs.
  • Coding proficiency required in at least one data science language (Python, R, Scala, and SQL), as well as expertise with modern ML packages and libraries (SciKitLearn, Pandas, PyTorch, TidyVerse, Tensorflow, Keras, Shiny, and/or AutoML tools).
  • Proficiency in cloud AI technologies desired, as this position implements AI solutions within the target AI architecture led by the Data Council/Data Review Board. 

Our Data Scientists earn between $140,000 – 175,000 not to mention all the other amazing rewards that working at AT&T offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here. Individual starting salary within this range may depend on geography, experience, expertise, and education/training. This position will be filled in New York/New Jersey areas. Ready for your #LifeAtATT? Apply now.

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Job ID 2243218 Date posted 09/19/2022
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Let’s start with the big one: Your work gets rewarded with competitive compensation and benefits. It really does pay to be on our team.

Compensation

When it comes to priorities, we know family tops the list. For the moments that matter the most, you'll be there for them, and we'll be here for you.

Family Leave

Paid Time Off

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Tuition
Assistance

Here’s another reason to breathe easy: You and your family get access to excellent medical, dental and vision insurance options.

Insurance Options

Wanna make your friends really jealous? You’ll get discounted access to the latest and greatest AT&T products and services — plus other awesome items, like tickets to live events.

Discounts

You strike us as an over-achiever (don’t worry, it’s a compliment). Our training and development programs are your ticket to expert status in your job.

Training & Development

When the day comes that you get some much needed R&R (not that you’d ever want to leave #LifeAtATT) you’ll know your future is set with the AT&T Retirement Savings Plan (ARSP).

Savings

Give back to your community and connect with colleagues through social and team-building events, and annual paid time off for volunteer efforts of your choice.

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