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This position, located in the City of Austin Office of Innovation will work with a team of designers, researches, analysts, and City staff staff to identify gaps and prototype service-oriented solutions for residents at risk of displacement and/or experiencing homelessness. The work performed by this position will include data analytics, performance measurements, and data architecture – all in service of sharing information and producing insights for decision makers. The data analyst will work with teammates, stakeholders, and community members to quickly generate data and results, and translate them into program and policy recommendations that inform implementation in other city departments. To apply, please visit this site:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in a field related to the job, plus three (3) years experience related to the job.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated professional experience in data analysis, machine learning, data visualization, systems analysis, or policy analysis

  • Experience collecting, analyzing, synthesizing, and communicating both quantitative and qualitative data, including performance measures

  • Knowledge of City of Austin, state, and federal statues, ordinances and codes relevant to social services, housing, planning and related domains

  • Knowledge of methods for research, cost/benefit analysis, statistical analysis, and financial modeling

  • Experience in data architecture, including assessing the structure of data systems to share data and information

  • Interpersonal skills to engage all stakeholders and facilitate accurate requirements to capture and manage stakeholders’ expectations

  • Experience collaborating on multidisciplinary teams; flexibility and openness to adapting data gathering and analysis methods to fit the needs of a multidisciplinary team

  • Ability to zoom in and out on a project; ability to shift from focusing on small details to understanding large system relations and understanding the relationships between

  • Awareness of modern practices for human-centered design

  • Ability to professionally and productively respond to unexpected hurdles

  • A passion for public service and a commitment to doing the hard work that is necessary to improve city services

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Job Description

Role: Data Scientist

Location: Austin, TX (Downtown)

Duration: Full Time

Experience: 7+ Years

Data Scientist

The client is seeking a Staff Data Scientist to research and create new models to improve securities evaluation and maximize performance. We are looking to grow with someone who shares our embrace of the rapidly evolving power of data and processing capability, and who enjoys applying cutting edge methods to solve novel problems.

The job:

This person will join our close-knit team of Engineers, Data Scientists, and Researchers; collaborating to build systems that use data to make responsible investment decisions based on state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms utilizing massive datasets. Members of our engineering team have wide discretion in how they solve problems and have a large degree of autonomy in architecting and implementing solutions. While interest in finance is a plus, prior financial experience is not necessary.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Conduct research and statistical analyses in the evaluation of securities

  • Work with large data sets, including unconventional and proprietary data sources, to detect patterns, create narratives, and inform decision­ making

  • Conceptualize new ways to exploit information, develop and continuously improve mathematical models, and translate algorithms into code

  • Historically test and implement trading models and signals in an operational environment

Skills and Experience:

  • Advanced training in mathematics, statistics, physics, computer science, or another highly quantitative field

  • 7+ year of professional applied data science experience

  • Proficiency in probability & statistics (e.g. time-series analysis, machine learning, pattern recognition, NLP)

  • Prior experience working with Data-Driven Research

  • Hands on programming experience in scripting (e.g. Python), analytical packages (e.g. R, Matlab) and/or compiled languages (e.g. C++)

  • A background demonstrating strong analytical problem solving skills

  • An ability to communicate advanced concepts in a concise and logical way

  • Proficiency in creating and using algorithms to meticulously investigate and work through large data or error-checking problems

We offer:

We offer competitive compensation based on experience and excellent benefits including:

  • Paid family leave

  • Health insurance, including medical, dental, and vision

  • 401(k) matching program

  • Downtown office with parking

  • Opportunity for growth and professional development with continued tenure

Our team:

We are a team of high achieving professionals. We embrace cohesive teamwork, continuous learning and enthusiasm for solving difficult problems.


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Company Description

HireBlazer provides our clients with the very best technical staff. In fact, our motto, “The Best of the Best”, is how every candidate is screened. If they aren’t the very best qualified people for the position you need filled, we don’t waste your time sending them to you.

HireBlazer has accepted the challenge of helping you find some of the hardest to find candidates - Engineering, Technology Staff, Administrative Employees, Sales and Marketing. We’re ready to help you fill those vital openings whenever you are.

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Job Description

Data Scientist, IBM Corporation, Austin, TX: Discover the information hidden in vast amounts of data and derive insights for optimal operations both in-house as well as for clients. Extract data from a variety of data sources followed by applying data mining techniques, statistical analysis, and building high quality prediction systems integrated with our products. Handle data analysis, build machine learning and optimization models as well as API development, prototyping, containerization and deployment for consumption. Data extraction from a variety of in-house and external sources. Data wrangling of structured and unstructured data. Extending company's data with third party sources of information when needed. Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis. Ad-hoc analysis and present results in a clear manner. Collaborate with subject matter experts to validate and/or refine results. Apply model driven analytics and/or data driven learning to build prediction models. Convert developed prediction models into reusable API's. Containerizing code and deploying API's for internal/external use. Document and share code via standard code repositories. Coordinate with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes. Utilize Data Engineering, Statistical Analysis, SQL, Linux, IBM Cognos, Data Warehouse, Teradata, IBM DB2, JavaScript, VB, C, PHP, Java. Required: Master's degree or equivalent in information systems or related (employer will accept a bachelor's degree plus five (5) years of progressive experience in lieu of a master's degree) and one (1) year of experience as a Business Intelligence Developer or related. One (1) year of experience must include utilizing Data Engineering, Statistical Analysis, SQL, Linux, IBM Cognos, Data Warehouse, Teradata, IBM DB2, JavaScript, VB, C, PHP, Java. Send resumes to IBM, box #S58, 220 W. 42nd Street, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10036.

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Do you want to do something meaningful with Big Data? At Optum, we're leading the fastest moving industry in the world. Health care is transforming and we?re innovating to help make the health care system work better for everyone. Our technology teams are working on projects with national and international visibility and impact. As a Senior Data Scientist , you will join a company and a team that is finding solutions to transform terabytes of healthcare information into actionable data. Join us. Let innovation and performance fuel your life's best work.(sm)

Optum Analytics solutions create a longitudinal view of both individual patients and patient populations. We gather, normalize, and analyze data from disparate sources that, uniquely, span the continuum of care--including EHRs, Practice Management Systems and claims. Our EHR data alone accounts for over 80M patient lives across the U.S.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with Optum researchers, clinicians, internal and external clients to define the projects and see them through to completion that cover a range of clinical focus

  • Work with structured and unstructured data from conducting data exploration and data pre-processing (collecting, analyzing and cleaning) and data annotation (data set creation, annotation specs design

  • Work with annotators and reconciling annotations, model development, evaluation, optimization and monitoring

  • Participate in the development of our end-to-end NLP pipeline

Youll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience as a hands-on developer, non-managerial role and executing on data science, analytics, or programming projects

  • Programming experience in Python

  • Experience in natural language processing, text analytics, data mining, text processing or other AI subdomains and techniques

  • Experience with Scikit-learn, TensorFlow, Keras, Gensim, or spaCy

  • Experience with leveraging best practices conducting advanced analytics projects

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Computational Linguistics, or related field

  • Experience with open-source distributed data processing frameworks, such as Spark

  • Experience building scalable machine learning applications and deploying them in production

  • Experience working in a Linux environment

  • Experience working on a development team building product

  • Familiarity with EHR data and standards

  • Experience with SQL

  • Experience with presenting complex data science processes/information to non-data scientists

  • Experience with Information Retrieval and relevant tools such as Lucene, Elasticsearch, Solr

  • Experience with conducting projects from requirements generation, annotation, and modeling, through NLP output deliverables and management of internal/external clients

  • Prioritization skills; ability to manage ad-hoc requests in parallel with ongoing projects

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world?s large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work. SM

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: NLP ML AI "Python Development" Healthcare "optumconsulting" optum consulting Boston MA Massachusetts Austin TX Texas

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Position Overview

Are you ready to take building analytics to the next level? Are you interested in making buildings more autonomous? Siemens Smart Infrastructure Division, a world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure, is looking for a data scientist. You will work alongside data scientists, application engineers and software/cloud developers, in order to define, develop and implement the next generation of analytics for smart buildings. You should have both a big-picture vision and the drive to make that vision a reality through tactical execution.


  • Develop next generation analytics for smart buildings with your machine learning and simulation skills, including fault detection and diagnostics (FDD), preventative maintenance, model predictive control, and system optimization

  • Work with the Digital Buildings team to define the technical path to autonomous buildings

  • Develop machine learning and AI algorithms for the next generation cloud-based building data analytics

  • Related patent study and/or patent application

  • Analyzing potential partner relationships for new analytics products

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Advanced engineering degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Control Systems, Statistics, Mathematics, or other related Engineering and Building Science domains

  • Strong mathematical background (linear algebra, calculus, and statistics)

  • Understanding of the smart buildings, energy and automation industry

  • Data analytics programming experience (for instance Python orR)

  • Experience with management and analysis of big data

  • Comfortable presenting complex technical topics to business and technical audiences live or via webinars

  • Self-motivated, comfortable working in a team environment while showing leadership skills to help drive the direction of the team

  • Have both a big-picture vision and the drive to make that vision a reality through tactical execution

  • 10% travel required

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • 10+ years of proven success in an Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Control Systems, Statistics, Mathematics or Building Technologies role

  • Building energy simulation experience (for instance, EnergyPlus and Modelica)

  • Knowledge of big data architecture and tools

  • Knowledge of cloud-based software applications and web technology (for instance, AWS, MS Azure, MindSphere)

  • Knowledge of energy storage and distributed energy systems

  • Team player who can also be independent, prioritize work and thrives in a fast-paced dynamic environment

  • Research and publications in the building energy or data science domains

  • Familiar with Agile development process

  • Proven expertise in the commercialization of solutions


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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FiveBy is a high-end anti-fraud and online security consultancy headquartered in Seattle with operations across the United States.

We're on the search for an experienced Data Scientist to join our ranks. This position will partner closely with our data engineers and analysts to build powerful decision algorithms which put our clients miles ahead of fraudsters in the SaaS space.

This role will use feedback from structured and unstructured data sources to design, test, and ship sleek and effective algorithms and machine learning models to be used by teams across the product, fraud, and finance spaces.

The ideal candidate will have a background creating automated decision-making products which have a direct impact on the end-user experience. They should understand human behavior and know how to translate that knowledge into flexible, intelligent business solutions.

This position will be responsible for:

  • Collecting structured and unstructured data from disparate data sources to build more complete views of customer and threat actor behavior

  • Building and implementing advanced analytics tools to automate data collection and processing and make timely decisions

  • Partnering with the team's data engineers to build processes for data extraction, cleansing, analysis, and visualization

  • Using data mining, machine learning, and other tools to design and develop recommendation engines, predictive models, scoring algorithms and other data products

  • Collaborate with internal business teams to better understand the business as a whole and the impact of decisions within the fraud teams scope of work

Required Knowledge and Experience:

  • A Bachelor's Degree or higher in computer science, physics, or mathematics

  • 4+ years of experience in a large enterprise data environment

  • High level of proficiency in SQL, Python, R, Java, and C++

  • Prior experience designing, testing, and shipping machine learning products

  • Familiarity with data pipeline and assessment of data integrity

Required Skills

  • Ability to communicate concisely and persuasively with engineers and product managers

  • Complex problem-solving skills, including the ability to see intricate patterns of user behavior and information gaps in decision-making

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the anti-fraud/anti-piracy space


FiveBy is an equal opportunity employer.

All employment decisions including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge are based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate based on 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.

Work environment and physical demands

In order to perform this role, the selected employee must be able to operate within a standard office environment, with or without reasonable accommodation. This includes the ability to withstand long periods of staring at a computer screen, exposure to fluorescent lights, and repetitive motion associated with writing and/or continuous computer use. This role requires the ability to stand or sit for long periods of time, communicate with others via speech or text, and use hands or other tools to operate a computer and keyboard. Light to moderate lifting may be required. Due to the nature of our work, employees must be able to uphold the stress of traveling to client sites as well as adapt (within reason) to the conditions of client sites. Regular, predictable attendance is required, as is the ability to work outside of standard business hours as business needs dictate.


If you require accommodation due to a documented disability covered under the Americans Disability Act, click here to submit your accommodation request. To be eligible for accommodation under the ADA, applicants must meet the minimum qualifications of the position for which they are applying.



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