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Updated 2020-01-20
Activated 2020-01-07

Senior Applied Scientist

  • ★★★ Senior Level
  • International transfer
  • Listed Public Company
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Company Name Company is not publicly visible
Job Type
IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Project Manager
IT (Mainframe) - Database SE
Consulting - Business Strategy Consulting
Industry IT - Other
Location Asia Japan Tokyo

Job Description We are searching for a talented and enthusiastic Data Scientist for a global IT company in Tokyo.

In this role, you will perform large, complex, and business critical analyses that will define new features and drive projects end-to-end.

You will experiment where there is an opportunity to learn but proceed cautiously when decisions have big implications and would be hard to revert.

With stakeholders across the company from business, to technology, and operations, you will have frequent opportunities to influence business-critical decisions driving the companies flywheel, optimizing for total supply chain cost.

Responsibilities include:
· Analyzing / benchmarking customers experience
· Develop and lead the strategy for the company to optimize the customer experience by working closely with the Operations and Supply Chain Optimization (SCOT) teams.
· Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straightforward solutions.
· Manage and execute entire projects or components of large projects from start to finish including project management, data gathering and manipulation, synthesis and modeling, problem solving, and communication of insights and recommendations.
· Drive analytical best practices and post-launch analysis to ensure the highest quality experience for customers. You will measure, research, explore, and experiment ways to improve the delivery experience and increase customer satisfaction.
Basic Qualifications
Bachelor in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Engineering, Statistics, Operational Research or in a highly quantitative field
Fluent English
3+ years of hands-on industry experience in in business intelligence, data mining, predictive analytics and statistical analyses.
Track record of diving into data to discover hidden patterns and of conducting error/deviation analysis
Evidence of using of relevant statistical measures such as confidence intervals, significance of error measurements, development and evaluation data sets, etc. in data analysis projects
Knowledge of various machine learning techniques and key parameters that affect their performance
Experience in SQL, Excel/VBA, R, Python, or other scripting languages
Ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and clearly communicate data insights.
Experience in creating data driven visualizations

Master or PhD in Economics, Statistics, Econometrics, Mathematics or related quantitative field or MBA with a concentration in Quantitative Analysis.
5+ years of experience with analytics, supply chain
English Level Fluent (TOEIC 865-)
Japanese Level None
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 8000K - JPY 13000K   
Other Salary
Holidays Five-Day Workweek
Paid Holidays
Job Contract
Full-time permanent position

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