Geospatial Analytics Specialist Job
Details: Geo-Spatial Analytics Specialist needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh’s client located in St. Louis, MO. Long term opportunity. Top Skills You Should Possess: – Spatial and/or Temporal Statistical Modeling – Statistical Modeling and Data Mining – Statistical and Mathematical programming packages (R, Matlab, SAS) – Spatial Econometric Models, or Topological Data Analysis – Strong organizational, interpersonal, and written communication skills What You’ll Be Doing: – Use the latest mathematical innovations to propose analytic solutions that accommodate emerging trends in data quantity and quality. – Design and test algorithms and conduct prototyping to evaluate possible scenarios leveraging computational and statistical techniques for the development of novel approaches for high-throughput data analyses. – Successful candidate will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with interdisciplinary scientists internally and externally. – Organize challenging problems, develop new solutions, and work with business & development teams to ensure these solutions deliver value. What You Bring to the Table: – PhD or PhD completion in the next 6 months in Mathematics, Statistics, Spatial Statistics, Geoinformatics, Environmental Modeling, Engineering, Computer Science, or Computational Biology – Proficiency in Spatial and/or Temporal Statistical Modeling – Experience with statistical modeling and data mining – Experience analyzing and presenting complex data and proven problem solving abilities – Three (3+) years experience with Statistical and Mathematical programming packages (R, Matlab, SAS) – Strong publication record in leading scientific journals – Strong organizational, interpersonal, and written communication skills – Ability to work in a matrix environment, leading & influencing people at varying levels of responsibility – Desired Skills: – Three (3+) yrs. experience post PhD building Spatio-Temporal models and predictive models is highly desired – Proficiency in Spatial auto-correlation modeling, building spatial econometric models, or Topological data analysis – Pattern Recognition (Conditional Random Fields, Hidden Markov Models, Maximum Entropy Markov Models, etc) – Proficiency in Machine learning algorithms and concepts (Ensembles, Deep Learning, SVM, etc.) – Experience in stochastic modeling and simulation – Experience working with agricultural/biological scientific data is highly desired – Drive for translating business problems into research initiatives that deliver business value – Creativity in defining challenging exploratory projects – Ability to code in Java, C, Hadoop, or MapReduce Call me now to discuss… Recruiter: Scott Bennekemper Phone Number: 314-275-1236 Yoh makes finding and applying for jobs simple. Partner with Yoh to find the right opportunities across multiple industries in the US and UK. Find out more here ! Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. Click here to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process. J2W: SCIENTIFIC ; J2W: ENG ; J2W: INFOTECH TAX TERM: CON_W2 J2WBRSTL Ref: 1062751 SFSF: RENApply for this job.