Koch Industries

Data Scientist (Remote)

Job description


OnPoint Digital Solutions (OnPoint), a Koch Engineered Solutions company, is seeking a Data Scientist to join our Data Science and Advanced Analytics team. OnPoint combines domain knowledge with digital technology to provide industrial AI solutions for our customers for increased operation visibility, reliability, and production.

The Data Scientist will work with a dynamic team of developers, data engineers and architects, and will be responsible for delivering AI solutions to solve problems in large industrial domain and expand the capability of our analytics. The successful candidate will need to be a fast learner capable of quickly ingesting and leveraging new concepts in both data science and industrial domain knowledge.

What You Will Do in Your Role

  • Work with a cross functional team to obtain and prepare necessary data to build and deploy analytics solutions leveraging the OnPoint AI Infrastructure
  • Research, design, and develop machine learning algorithms to solve industrial challenges
  • Work with subject matter experts to build analytics solutions with a combination of first principles and machine learning algorithms
  • Collaborate with our advanced analytics process engineering teams as the expert in applied data science and machine learning techniques
  • Use industry technologies, tools, and data mining frameworks for data analytics including data visualization for analyzing, optimizing, developing hypotheses, and drawing conclusions
  • Follow development best practices to develop solutions
  • Present ideas and developed algorithms/models clearly to teammates and stakeholders
  • Review the latest research papers or articles and implement them to perform experiments
  • Periodically communicate progress updates and accomplishments in a clear and effective manner
  • Focus on driving business value creation through solution development and deployment

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) or related fields
  • 2+ years of industry experience performing exploratory data analysis, development and deployment of statistical or machine learning algorithms to assist decision making in the industrial or manufacturing domain.
  • 2+ years of experience working on supervised or unsupervised model development like abnormal behavior detection, event prediction, optimization, or time series forecasting.
  • 2+ years of experience building models using python scripts and packages such as sklearn, pandas, xgboost, TensorFlow and keras leveraging tools such as Jupyter notebook, PyCharm etc.
  • 2+ years of experience performing research on machine learning algorithms and applying researched techniques to solve business problems.
  • 2+ years of commercial experience working with cross function teams including project managers, data engineers etc.
  • 2+ years of experience with Git or CI/CD tools such as GitLab etc.

What Will Put You Ahead

  • 2+ years of experience working with cloud services like AWS, especially on Sagemaker
  • MS or PhD specifically in Statistics, or engineering related major

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

For this role, we anticipate paying $100,000 - $200,000 per year. This role is eligible for variable pay, issued as a monetary bonus or in another form. Commission is eligible.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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