• Sr Data Scientist

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Requisition ID
    Research & Software Developmnt
  • What's the role?

    HERE has placed the development of the Open Location Platform (OLP) as a central building block of its strategy. OLP is a comprehensive platform that solves the problem of fragmented and disparate data sources in a collaborative environment, enabling businesses to monetize their most valuable asset: data.


    The OLP Customer Solutions Data Science team provides analytics of a large variety of data samples that drive business decisions, builds location algorithms and works with customers on data related proofs of concept and analytics.  


    We are looking for a talented Sr. Data Scientist to help us in our mission of supporting our customers succeed on their analytics endeavours on OLP.


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Provide data science support to OLP customers.
    • Extract insights from a variety of data samples using advanced statistical analysis and machine learning.
    • Develop proof of concept location algorithms.
    • Collaborate with other data science teams, as well as with Product Management and Engineering teams to provide customers with analytics solutions.  
    • Support transition of methods and algorithms to development and production systems.
    • Stay up to speed with latest data science and machine learning techniques. 

    Who are you?

    • Experience with advanced statistical analysis of large data samples.
    • Experience using machine learning techniques to solve real life problems.  
    • Ability to design algorithms and implement proofs of concept using data analysis and statistical packages such as SQL and R and programming languages such as Python, Scala or Java.
    • Proven ability to work independently with limited supervision.
    • Excellent team player with the ability to work within a collaborative environment.
    • Creative, resourceful and innovative problem solver.
    • Proficient oral and written communication skills.

    Desired Skills

    • Advanced degree in quantitative field.
    • Self-teaching, with a demonstrated aptitude for acquiring knowledge and skills
    • Proven record of high quality research in hard science or engineering, e.g. patents, publications.
    • Experience with Big Data systems such as Spark, Hadoop, Hive, etc.

    HERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.



    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 to HERE



    HERE enables people, enterprises and cities around the world to harness the power of location and create innovative solutions that make our lives safer and more efficient. We transform information from devices, vehicles, infrastructure and other sources into real-time location services that play a key role in how we move, live and interact with one another.


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