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Data Scientist Advisor

Collierville, Tennessee

Job Description

Requisition ID: POSTING-3-93764
Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Data Scientist Advisor
Job Requisition Number: RC106950
Category: General
Collierville, Tennessee 38017
United States

Provide expert leadership at the enterprise level related to vast quantities of data (including disparate data),enterprise analytics, statistical modeling, and initiatives. Leads staff in advanced in descriptive, diagnostic, predictive, prescriptive and ensemble modeling, advanced statistical techniques, use of database tools and/or other approaches in quantitative analysis of complex business situations. Creates and implements solutions from initial concept to fully tested production, and communicates results to a broad range of audiences. Expert use of current and emerging technologies to evaluate trends and develop actionable insights and recommendations to managements, via understanding of the business model and the information available for analysis. Expert use of all data types, statistical and quantitative analysis, explanatory and high- complexity prodictive modeling and fact based management to drive decision making. Mentors less senior staff. Leads cross functional projects and programs. Routinely works on multiple highly complex assignments concurrently.

Risk Data Science team leverages leading edge technologies, large amounts of data and advanced analytics to identify and mitigate risk on all customer impacting transactions across FedEx.  

Duties for this role include but not limited to: Drive decision making by developing, productionizing and communicating enterprise level risk analytics. Use vast quantities of data, traditional statistical modeling, machine learning and artificial intelligence in building risk measures and analytics. Research and implement new algorithms to detect patterns and anomalies in complex environments. Responsible for integrating new data sources with wide variety of traditional and modern databases technologies. Architect and lead data science products in live and streaming environments. Leads cross functional teams.  Routinely and concurrently work on multiple highly complex assignments. Mentors less senior staff. Provide consultation to leadership. 
Collierville, TN

Relocation assistance is available.

Minimum Qualifications:
Master's degree or equivalent in a quantitative discipline required. seven (7) Year work experience in measurement and analysis, quantitative business problem solving, solutions implementation, operations analysis, marketing analysis, simulation development and/or predictive analytics. Demonstrated superior analytical skills with diverse analytics, data types and statistical software and applications. Outstanding interpersonal skills, written, and oral communication skill. Proven leadership skills.

Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you! Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 400,000 talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different lists both for business success and for being a great employer.

Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past couple of years:

  • FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Companies” – 2016
  • Corporate Responsibility Magazine “100 Best Corporate Citizens” – 2016
  • InformationWeek “Elite 100” – 2016
  • Women’s Business Enterprise National Council “America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises” - 2016
  • Reputation Institute “World’s Most Reputable Companies” – 2015
  • Black Enterprise “40 Best Companies For Diversity” – 2015

When 400,000 employees around the globe are all working together it is amazing what we can achieve! FedEx connects people and ideas. If you would like to make a difference on a global scale while receiving top notch benefits, competitive pay, and plenty of opportunities to develop, click ‘Apply’ and tell us more about yourself.

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