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Sr Data Scientist, Firm Analytics

Location: Dixon
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

At Edward Jones, we help clients achieve their serious, long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. To ensure a personal client experience, we have located our 15,000+ branch offices where our more than 7 million clients live and work.

In a typical branch office, a financial advisor meets with clients and receives branch office support, so they can focus on building deep relationships with clients. Headquarters associates in St. Louis, Tempe and Mississauga provide support and expertise to help U.S. and Canada branch teams deliver an ideal client experience. We continue to grow to meet the needs of long-term individual investors.Senior Data Scientist
Firm Analytics

Come join us in Firm Analytics, where we strive to unleash the full potential of data and AI to address business challenges. As a Senior Data Scientist on our team, you will design, develop and deliver data science solutions requiring advanced mathematical methods, statistical and machine learning models in support of data-driven strategies. You will combine data from multiple sources to develop innovative solutions to business problems and collaborate with business partners and other data scientists to develop tailored analytic solutions that inform and influence business decisions across the firm.

Key Responsibilities:

--- Use statistical modeling, machine learning and numerical optimization to discover and leverage patterns in data using [Time Series Analysis, Classification Algorithms, Clustering, Regressions, Recommender Systems, Linear/Nonlinear Optimization, Monte-Carlo simulation, text mining, natural language processing]
--- Define data needs and evaluate data quality for applicability to posed problems
--- Create features and develop models beyond standard toolset libraries to meet unique business challenges.
--- Interpret and communicate findings and insights from the data to business partners, influencing leadership to embed innovative data science solutions and ideas into products and processes.
--- Mentor early-career data scientists through collaboration and peer-review
--- Collaborate on and advocate for adoption of best practices and cutting-edge methods within the teamPosition Qualifications:

--- Master of Science Degree in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science or related field required. PhD degree desired.
--- 9+ years professional experience with predictive statistical models or numerical optimization, and working with typical data used in such analyses
--- Proficient in one or more programming languages (Python, R, Scala) with demonstrated ability to mentor others at lower skill levels
--- Skilled in manipulating data in one or more of (SQL, Hive, Snowflake)
--- Demonstrated ability to translate data into meaningful value propositions for business partners in order to facilitate understanding and generate solutions that are in the best interest of the client and firm

Persons requiring sponsorship for an employment visa are ineligible for this position

  • 2021 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For - By Great Place to Work - and FORTUNE Magazine - Edward Jones was named No. 20 on the list.
    • From FORTUNE -2021 FORTUNE Media IP Limited. All rights reserved. Used under license. FORTUNE and FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For are registered trademarks of Fortune Media IP Limited and are used under license. FORTUNE and Fortune Media IP Limited are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, Edward Jones Investments.2021 Corporate Equality Index - Edward Jones joins the ranks of 767 major U.S. businesses that received top marks in the Foundation's 19th annual scorecard on LGBTQ workplace equality.
      From The Human Rights Campaign. All Rights Reserved2021 Training Top 100 list - Edward Jones ranked No. 19, up six spots from last year in its 21st consecutive year on this prestigious list.J.D. Power, 2021 - Edward Jones has ranked "highest in Employee Advisor Satisfaction among Financial Investment Firms" in the J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Financial Advisor Satisfaction Study.
      Edward Jones received the highest score among employee advisors in the J.D. Power 2007,2008, 2010, 2012-2015, 2017-2021 Financial Advisor Satisfaction Studies of employee advisors' satisfaction among those who are employed by an investment services firm. Visit for more information.Edward Jones does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.Hiring Minimum: $128,299
      Hiring Maximum: $218,456
      Salary: $128299 - $218456
      Category: Headquarters

Keywords: EDWARD JONES, Columbia , Sr Data Scientist, Firm Analytics, Other , Dixon, Missouri

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