IBM Data Scientist and Managing Consultant - Advanced Analytics in Phoenix, Arizona

Job Description

At IBM Global Business Services (GBS), we partner with Fortune 1000 clients to deliver real business value by bringing together the world’s largest consulting practice with industry-leading research capability, enriching business consulting with advanced research, analytics and technology, and teaming on all phases of engagement to plan, build, and implement advanced business solutions. We establish new, flexible and iterative approaches that only IBM can offer through our unique combination of skills, experience and capabilities, leveraging the proven roadmaps and frameworks we have developed across our 17 industries. Additionally, we apply IBM’s global expertise and local capabilities through our unique global delivery network combined with our teams in over 170 countries to provide our clients with an integrated approach to business design and execution, and turning strategies into actions.

The Data Scientist and Managing Consultant role is in our Advanced Analytics practice. This position is for experts with documented success applying advanced analytics for our globally dispersed clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with clients across many levels: C-Level, Vice-President, IT, Analytics and Business Users

  • Leverage experience to apply elements of the Cross-Industry Standard Process for Data Mining (CRISP-DM)

  • Define key business problems from starter conversations, gather and analyze relevant data, conduct advanced transformations and integrations, identify suitable algorithmic approaches, conduct proper evaluations and stage outputs for operational deployments

  • Translate complex technical findings, conclusions and recommendations in compelling written and oral delivery formats, often to non data science personas

The Data Scientist and Managing Consultant will have the opportunity to contribute right away to top-tier clients in collaboration with top-tier consultants in a dynamic team environment. This includes work on projects that help clients integrate analytics-driven strategy to increase effectiveness, reduce costs and improve profit and shareholder value.

This role provides an opportunity to build a powerful portfolio of interesting and rewarding experiences in many sectors. The ideal consultant will have strong experiences in the following areas with the opportunity to develop and strengthen abilities in the others: data analytics and modeling, data visualization, business acumen and strategy. You can take advantage of opportunities to master new skills, work across different disciplines and move into new challenges… all at IBM, a company that is at the forefront of tackling the grand challenges that affect our society

BENEFITS

Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family Planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support and guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

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CAREER GROWTH

Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills and promoting internally

  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee's strength and career aspirations

  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP

With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients and the communities we live, work, and play in!

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No Visa sponsorship opportunities exist for this position.

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 5 years of documented, provable experience in strategy consulting, application of data science, text analytics, visualizations and optimization modeling

  • At least 5 years of experience in project management for external consulting engagements

  • At least 5 years of experience in advanced analytics tools such as R, SPSS, Python, SAS

  • At least 5 years of experience data management and coding such as DB2, SQL, Hadoop

  • At least 3 years of experience in visualization such as d3, Javascript, HTML, CSS

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Advanced degree in a technical field

  • At least 7 years of documented, provable experience in strategy consulting, application of data science, text analytics, visualizations and optimization modeling

  • At least 7 years of experience in project management for external consulting engagements

  • At least 7 years of experience in advanced analytics tools such as R, SPSS, Python, SAS

  • At least 4 years of experience in visualization such as d3, Javascript, HTML, CSS

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.