Senior Applied Scientist

Company is not publicly visible
JPY 8,000,000 - 13,000,000
Tokyo, Japan

Posted 2019-Oct-15  by TALISMAN CORPORATION/タリスマン株式会社 (Recruiter)

Job Description

    We are searching for a talented and enthusiastic Data Scientist for a global IT company in Tokyo.

    In this role, you will perform large, complex, and business critical analyses that will define new features and drive projects end-to-end.

    You will experiment where there is an opportunity to learn but proceed cautiously when decisions have big implications and would be hard to revert.

    With stakeholders across the company from business, to technology, and operations, you will have frequent opportunities to influence business-critical decisions driving the companies flywheel, optimizing for total supply chain cost.

    Responsibilities include:
    · Analyzing / benchmarking customers experience
    · Develop and lead the strategy for the company to optimize the customer experience by working closely with the Operations and Supply Chain Optimization (SCOT) teams.
    · Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straightforward solutions.
    · Manage and execute entire projects or components of large projects from start to finish including project management, data gathering and manipulation, synthesis and modeling, problem solving, and communication of insights and recommendations.
    · Drive analytical best practices and post-launch analysis to ensure the highest quality experience for customers. You will measure, research, explore, and experiment ways to improve the delivery experience and increase customer satisfaction.

Job Requirement

    Basic Qualifications
    Bachelor in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Engineering, Statistics, Operational Research or in a highly quantitative field
    Fluent English
    3+ years of hands-on industry experience in in business intelligence, data mining, predictive analytics and statistical analyses.
    Track record of diving into data to discover hidden patterns and of conducting error/deviation analysis
    Evidence of using of relevant statistical measures such as confidence intervals, significance of error measurements, development and evaluation data sets, etc. in data analysis projects
    Knowledge of various machine learning techniques and key parameters that affect their performance
    Experience in SQL, Excel/VBA, R, Python, or other scripting languages
    Ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and clearly communicate data insights.
    Experience in creating data driven visualizations

    Master or PhD in Economics, Statistics, Econometrics, Mathematics or related quantitative field or MBA with a concentration in Quantitative Analysis.
    5+ years of experience with analytics, supply chain

Language Ability

  • English : Fluent (TOEIC 865-)
  • Japanese : None

Job Summary



Employment Company

Company is not publicly visible

Job Type

IT (PC, Web, Unix) - Project Manager

IT (Mainframe) - Database SE

Consulting - Business Strategy Consulting


IT - Other


JPY 8,000,000 - 13,000,000

Other Salary Description



Asia Japan Tokyo


Five-Day Workweek
Paid Holidays

Job Contract Period

Full-time permanent position

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