Position Summary:
We are looking for a Data Scientist who is a statistical subject matter expert with a practical mind, who can strike the right balance between statistical solutions and big data realities to enhance our platform. You will be responsible for modeling complex problems, discovering insights, and identifying opportunities through the use of statistical, algorithmic, mining, and visualization techniques.

In addition to advanced analytic skills, you are also proficient at integrating and preparing large, varied datasets, architecting specialized database and computing environments, and communicating results. You have experience in a variety of methodologies ranging from statistical analysis to machine learning.

This role is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Combine in-depth knowledge of modern data driven methods with domain understanding to support the creation and evolution of products and services
  • Work closely with the Technology team, senior leadership, and other internal/external partners to turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used to make informed decisions
  • Query and extract data from business systems
  • Design research methods and experimental design
  • Solve real world business challenges by application of machine learning, artificial intelligence (AI), statistics, and reliability techniques
  • Guide data collection efforts for data quality standards and recommend new data streams to be captured
  • Develop prototypes and analytical models
  • Visualize and communicate data insights to cross-functional business leaders
  • Provide data that is congruent and reliable
  • Propose innovative ways to look at problems by using data mining approaches on the set of information available
  • Validate findings using an experimental and iterative approach
  • Present findings to the business by exposing assumptions and validation work in a way that is easily understood
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Exhibit a combination of business focus, strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and programming knowledge
  • Skilled in machine learning, artificial intelligence, and risk analysis
  • Skilled in both basic and advanced statistical methods
  • Skilled in regression analysis, tests of significance, and other forms of predictive modeling
  • Knowledge of database and data warehousing theory
  • Excellent written and communications skills
  • Ability to be a self-starter and a quick learner

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Data Science, Computer Science, or a related field required
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in data science roles
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience with predictive and descriptive analytics using applications such as SAS, Python, Matlab, Revolution R, or similar high-level statistical applications
  • Experience in computer, robotic, and drone vision
  • Experience with the application of data science and machine learning algorithms including structured, unstructured, or relational and data mining and machine learning techniques
  • Experience using database architectures such as SQL, NoSQL, or similar

Travel:

  • 5% of travel time expected for position
  • Travel to Louisville office, site visits, and conferences

Benefits and Perks:

Seek Now offers exceptional compensation and a great benefit package, which includes health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with company match, paid time off (PTO), short and long-term disability insurance, AD&D insurance, life insurance, and more!

EEO Statement:

Seek Now is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. Seek Now does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Company Story:

Who We Are

Seek Now is creating and leveraging technology to revolutionize multiple property-related industries. Founded in 2012, our foundationally innovative mindset, combined with years of experience, has propelled us to sustained, accelerated growth.

Catalyzing Technology

Our platform deploys a professional gig-economy workforce of Seekers to capture, translate, and transmit hi-definition data faster and more efficiently than ever before. Leveraging current and emerging capture technologies — machine learning, AI, AR/VR, autonomous flight, and more — we deliver detailed, property-specific, ground truth data verging on real-time.

Self-Motivated Culture

But our technology is only as good as our people, and our people are great. We are self-motivated high performers, challenging and supporting each other to grow while delivering for our customers. Our family-orientation balances our drive upwards and forwards. We serve all stakeholders with gratitude, whether they are teammates, vendors, customers, or community members.

Vision

The combination of our culture and technology allows us to deliver more consistent and detailed data, faster. This combination gives new insights that result in better financial outcomes, better customer experience, better industry standards and better opportunities for our people.