Sr data scientistApply Job ID: R-003797 Date posted: 07/12/2018 Primary Location SC-Fort Mill
We are looking to hire a Senior Developer Data Scientist in the Technology organization. Under the direction of the Application Development Manager, this position will help solution business requirements and technology directions to support Product Roadmaps and LPL vision. This position will involve collaboration with business partners, Architects, Quality Assurance, Release Management, and the Change Control board to plan, design, develop and implement solutions for these needs.
The candidate should be capable of designing and developing timely, high quality products, with state of the art user analytics methodologies to best solution these needs, and have the drive to ensure that the vision and success criteria are met within budget and schedule constraints.
Design and implement optimized strategies for data acquisition, storage, and processing of structured and unstructured data
Mine and analyze data from disparate databases to drive optimization and improvement of marketing, sales, and operational strategies
Implement best practices for data science experiments and projects
Contribute to the long-term product roadmap for adoption and integration of machine learning techniques into the larger corporate roadmap
Build and test predictive models for attrition, same store sales growth, and revenue generation
Partner with product management, executives, and other stakeholders to understand company needs and devise use cases for addressing
Create executive-level dashboards and presentations regarding analytic models and their outputs
Masters Degree in Statistics, Applied Math, Computer Science, or related field
10 years’ experience with product development and architecture of software and applications and services
Expert knowledge of agile, design and enterprise patterns
Expert knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree, neural networks, regression) and their advantages/drawbacks
Expert skills in one or more statistical programming languages (SAS, R, Python)
Advanced skills in Apache tools (Hive, Sqoop, Pig, Spark, MapReduce)
Report writing skills in OBIEE, Tableau, QlikView
Familiarity with Agile and Waterfall software development
Familiarity with TFS source control, build processes, and continuous delivery
Experience guiding, coaching, and developing with other engineers
Excellent organizational and communication skills, both oral and written
Ability to facilitate, influence and manage change to deliver solutions
About LPL Financial:
LPL Financial is a leader in the retail financial advice market and the nation’s largest independent broker/dealer*. We serve independent financial advisors and financial institutions, providing them with the technology, research, clearing and compliance services, and practice management programs they need to create and grow thriving practices. LPL enables them to provide objective guidance to millions of American families seeking wealth management, retirement planning, financial planning and asset management solutions. LPL and its affiliates have more than 3,700 employees with primary offices in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego.
If you join LPL, you will join a culture that believes in delivering a world-class client experience and looks to all employees to contribute to that goal by sharing their creativity, experience, and passion for continuous improvement. As a destination of choice, our top priorities are growth and development, social responsibility, and financial health for our employees.
We offer competitive compensation and industry leading benefits, including a wellness facility with onsite fitness classes, healthy meal choices, and a walk-in clinic. We support employee financial health through a 401k match, ESPP, and employee discounts. Work/life balance is our foundation and is supported through paid holidays, and paid time off (including time to volunteer). We foster a diverse work environment through Employee Resource Groups and diverse strategic partnerships.
Join the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life’s aspirations into financial realities. Please login or create an account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE
*As reported by Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2017, based on total revenue.