Kforce Data Scientist in Kansas City, Missouri

Kforce has a client in search of a Data Scientist in Kansas City, Missouri (MO).Project:The Marketing Data Scientist (MDS) is responsible for conducting complex customer analyses and building & developing statistical modeling techniques to generate predictive models for clients. This role will also own the translation of predictive modeling results to actionable insights that can be utilized across the book of business. In addition, this position may be required to aid the rest of the Analytics & Insight team with data analysis, statistics requests and/or dashboard development as needed by the business. This person will be working with the team that supports all the Data Modeling going forward for both clients.Day to day:

  • Communicate with internal and external clients to understand business needs and provide analytical solutions

  • Use statistical concepts such as regression, time series, mixed model, Bayesian methods, clustering, etc., to analyze data and provide insights

  • Conduct hands-on analysis of customer and campaign data using analytical and statistical tools such as Alteryx/SPSS/SQL/SAS to uncover insights and provide program recommendations

Create, implement, and validate predictive models to enhance business knowledge of customer marketing interactions and shopping behaviors, which could include:

  • Market basket analysis

  • Customer churn and engagement

  • Purchase propensity

  • Purchase attribution

  • Provide team members with testing & optimization and statistics support regarding design of experiments (DOE)

  • 1-3 years of statistical modeling or forecasting experience

  • Experience with and moderate aptitude in programming languages such as Alteryx, R, Python, SQL, SPSS or SAS

  • Must possess high degree of aptitude in communicating complex analysis results to Senior & Executive Leadership, both verbally and in writing

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:80000.00Maximum Compensation:100000.00