Randstad Canada

Data Scientist- WECJP00028793

Job description

Are you a Data Scientist looking for a new opportunity?

Are you looking for a new contract opportunity?

We are pleased to offer you a new contract opportunity for you to consider: Data Scientist

  • Start: ASAP
  • Estimated length: 3 months
  • Location: Mississauga
  • Hybrid role- 2-3 days/ week in office, Tuesday/Thursday

Advantages

You will have an opportunity to work with a leading employer in the local market.

Responsibilities

  • Collect, clean, and transform data from diverse sources to provide meaningful insights.
  • Develop, validate, and implement predictive models and machine learning algorithms.
  • Apply data mining and statistical techniques to large datasets to find actionable insights.
  • Work with teams to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions.
  • Perform exploratory data analysis to understand the data and develop hypotheses.
  • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges.
  • Present findings to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Qualifications

  • 3-4 years of experience in data science or a related field.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related field.
  • Experience with Python and its primary data science libraries, alongside essential SQL knowledge for database management.
  • Proficiency in building and fine-tuning machine learning models.
  • Deep understanding of model confidence measurements and where to utilize one model over the other.
  • Robust understanding of various machine learning algorithms
  • Experience visualizing results to share with stakeholders.
  • Experience in data preprocessing, data exploration, and feature engineering.

Nice to have

  • Experience with forecasting and clustering techniques.
  • Experience in the retail industry.
  • Proficiency with cloud services, specifically Vertex AI and BigQuery (GCP)
  • Strong problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product development.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Summary

Do you have this experience? If you answer YES, then please apply IMMEDIATELY to so we can then discuss your experience and interest in this opportunity!

Randstad Technologies Group

Canada's largest provider of IT Staffing Solutions, offering hundreds of permanent and contract opportunities across all roles, levels and platforms. Our Web-based tools help you see and apply for jobs matched automatically to your skills and preferences. When you're ready to interview we meet with you in person to help you build the technology career path you've always wanted. Visit www.randstad.ca to get started!

Randstad Canada is committed to fostering a workforce reflective of all peoples of Canada. As a result, we are committed to developing and implementing strategies to increase the equity, diversity and inclusion within the workplace by examining our internal policies, practices, and systems throughout the entire lifecycle of our workforce, including its recruitment, retention and advancement for all employees. In addition to our deep commitment to respecting human rights, we are dedicated to positive actions to affect change to ensure everyone has full participation in the workforce free from any barriers, systemic or otherwise, especially equity-seeking groups who are usually underrepresented in Canada's workforce, including those who identify as women or non-binary/gender non-conforming; Indigenous or Aboriginal Peoples; persons with disabilities (visible or invisible) and; members of visible minorities, racialized groups and the LGBTQ2+ community.

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