Statistician

Location
Bellevue, WA

Company Description

We’re an independent marketing agency with big ambitions. We have offices in London, Seattle, Austin, and Singapore. Our clients are large corporations and ambitious start-ups. We provide them with structured campaigns that reach across geographies, scale massively, can be deployed systematically, and are measured relentlessly.

Metia has strategic services designed to support our clients in the areas of Insight, Content, and Demand. These services are based upon deep expertise, proven methodologies, and are enabled by unique tools and systems.

In the past two years we’ve delivered marketing campaigns into almost 90 countries and 40 languages.

Job Description

Metia’s Bellevue office is looking for a Statistician to join our data science team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about defining and executing the end-to-end process for delivering business value from a variety statistical analysis methods.

This role includes a range of responsibilities, including identifying ways to obtain relevant data from marketing systems and public data sets, designing and managing data pipeline architecture and codebase, building and implementing statistical models, and designing reporting solutions. The team has a specific focus on Natural Language Processing (NLP), but prior experience with NLP is not a necessity. However, interest in the commercial potential for NLP and a desire to learn about commercial application of NLP is a primary consideration for this position.

What you will do

  • Working with account stakeholders and subject matter experts in Insights, Content and Demand Generation to identify opportunities for leveraging data to improve client outcomes
  • Developing custom data models and algorithms to enhance an existing portfolio of data science solutions
  • Maintaining and enhancing existing codebases in Python and R related to existing proprietary algorithms
  • Designing and enhancing dashboards and visualizations, and the underlying data architecture.

What you need to be successful

  • Commercial experience of using statistical and data mining techniques (e.g. Regression analysis, Neural networks, cluster analysis, lookalike modeling, text mining, social network analysis, etc.) to solve business needs is required. NOTE: candidates should be prepared to provide examples of how they have achieved this in past roles.
  • Experience of using Python or R in commercial settings is required
  • Experience with both visualizing and presenting data to stakeholders is required
  • Interest in NLP is required and experience with NLP techniques is highly desired
  • Experience of developing and maintaining codebase for obtaining data from third parties via APIs is desired
  • Commercial experience working with and creating data architectures is desired
  • Experience using Microsoft Business Intelligence and/ or Database Analysis tools in a commercial setting would be a plus
  • Experience with SQL would be a plus
  • Experience with Power BI and DAX is a major plus

Life at Metia

Metia is an independent agency where the opportunities to take on more responsibility move as quickly as you can create them. If you relish change, enjoy new challenges and seek to excel at your profession, this is the environment for you.

Metia employees enjoy an exceptional benefits package. In addition to a competitive salary, our package includes four weeks of paid vacation (as well as paid holidays and personal days off), paid sick leave, 100% employer paid healthcare, 401(k) participation, training opportunities, and many more.

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