HERE

  • Data Scientist

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Requisition ID
    2018-21483
    Category
    Research & Software Developmnt
  • Who are we?

    Who Are We?

    Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your online orders? You might be using HERE Technologies every single day without even realizing it. You can find us everywhere: in vehicles, smartphones, drones or third-party apps. We believe that with the right people, we will continue to be a game-changer in the technology industry and improve the daily lives of people around the world. Find out more by clicking the video below or going HERE

     

    The HERE Quality Office is responsible for driving high standards of quality throughout the organization to positively impact value delivery to our customers. We are a cross functional, industry leading, best practice driven quality team.  Within the Quality Office, the Quality Testing and Statistics team is seeking a Data Scientist to work on quality and continuous improvement initiatives throughout HERE’s product offerings.

    What's the role?

    What's the role?

    As a Data Scientist within the Quality Testing and Statistics team, you are passionate about statistical sampling, quality measurement, and predictive models.  You will work with map and location experts, engineering teams and fellow data scientists to develop testing plans, quality benchmarks, and predictive models to deliver analytic insights and solutions enabling the highest levels of quality throughout HERE’s offerings.

     

    • Develop sampling plans for data collection, quality evaluation, and the production of training data.
    • Design and create estimators and diagnostics for the evaluation of map quality along various use-cases.
    • Design and analyze A/B experiments that validate different optimization and solution approaches, and to calibrate model parameters.
    • Build and test analytic and statistical models to support improvement of a wide variety of data-driven processes for map-making data evaluation and decisions.
    • Develop code and outputs. Create summary results and provide interpretations to project leaders.
    • Provide support to the statistical and analytical needs of various departments within the company.

    Who are you?

    Who are you?

    • MS or PhD degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Econometrics, or related fields.
    • 2+ years of related work experience.
    • Knowledge of sampling methods, and analytic methods such as regression, classifiers, clustering, association rules, decision trees, etc.
    • Proficiency with analysis and programming in R, or any similar package (Python, SAS, etc.).
    • Knowledge and experience with using GIS tools for spatial data analysis.
    • Knowledge of tools such as Pig, Hive, etc. for working with big data in Hadoop or Spark for data extraction/prep for analysis.
    • Application of statistics in quality area or Six Sigma will be a plus.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

    What Do We Offer?

     

    • An opportunity to work with a team of world-class Data Scientists 
    • Challenging problems to solve
    • Work that makes a difference in the world
    • Freedom to decide how to perform your work
    • Variety in the types of projects
    • Feedback so you will know how well you are doing
    • Collaborative, Supportive Colleagues

     

    Make HERE your destination, we are just getting started! Apply now!

    Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets.

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