Data Scientist

Location: Westborough, MA 01581

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Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day.

Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

As a Data Scientist, you will apply strong expertise in machine-learning, data mining, and information retrieval to design, prototype, and build next-generation analytics engines and services. You will also be responsible for coordinating with other Business Unit translators and data engineers to support and coach them on data science best practices. Work to align customer data, sales information, digital interactions, predictive analytics and algorithms to support Olympus’ Go To Market strategies across multiple divisions and customer segmentations.

Job Duties

  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business optimization.

  • Digest and solution business problems and design end-to-end analytics use cases.

  • Use predictive modelling to increase and optimize customer experiences, revenue generation, targeting and other business outcomes.

  • Develop complex strategies, models and algorithms that drive innovation throughout the organization. This may include improving on-time performance, next-product-to-buy, customer micro-segmentation etc.

  • Conduct advanced statistical analysis to provide actionable insights, identify trends, and measure performance

  • Collaborate with model developers to implement and deploy scalable solutions through the organization

  • Provide thought leadership by researching best practices, conducting experiments, and collaborating with industry leaders Interacts with business & analytics teams to understand how data needs to be structured for consumption Analyze sales, marketing, customer and digital data sets including - audience insights, personas, keyword research, messaging themes, competitive information and analytics to develop engaging content for email, web, social, digital campaigns, video, etc. that support sales and marketing initiatives

  • Transform data into actionable insights across several different businesses and product lines and be able to apply algorithms and concepts into Go To Market planning and strategies

  • Recommend and support new strategies, MarTech platforms, workflow processes, and omni-channel initiatives to increase the scalability and efficiency within the marketing organizations

Job Requirements


  • MS/PhD in computer science, statistics, or operations research or related technical discipline

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a statistical and/or data science role


  • Deep knowledge of machine learning, statistics, optimization or related field

  • Experience with R, Python, Matlab, programming in C, C++, Java

  • Experience working with large data sets, simulation/ optimization and distributed computing tools (Map/Reduce, Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Gurobi, Arena, etc.)

  • Advanced ability to perform exploratory data analysis

  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their applications, advantages and drawbacks.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills along with strong desire to work in cross functional teams

  • Attitude to thrive in a fast-paced environment

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit

Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.

It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Massachusetts (US-MA) || Westborough ||


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