Retention Data Scientist

  • Full Time
  • Spain, Madrid
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Website mcafee McAfee

Role Overview:

Uses predictive modeling, statistics, Machine Learning, Data Mining, and other data analysis techniques to collect, explore, and extract insights from structure and unstructured data . Develop software, algorithms and applications to apply mathematics to data, perform large scale experimentation and build data driven apps to translate data into intelligence, solve a variety of business problems and enable business strategy. Assists business with casual inferences & observations with finding patterns , relationships in data. Must possess strong understanding of internal business segment (stakeholders) and possess strong written and communication skills. Typically requires expertise in relational database structures, research methods, machine learning, Cloud based technologies, Big Data technologies (i.e. Hadoop , HBase, Lucene/Solr), analytics packages (i.e. R, Mahout, Matlab, Octave, Weka), scripting languages (i.e. Python, Perl), programing languages (i.e. Java, C/C++, SQL). Typically possesses advanced degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Machine Learning, Operation Research, and Statistics or equivalent expertise.

Company Overview

From device to cloud, McAfee provides market-leading cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. McAfee helps businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously and collaboratively. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats at home and away. With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building best in class cyber security solutions.

Job Description:Data Scientist, Consumer Retention

Company Overview

From the device to cloud, McAfee provides cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. McAfee helps businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously and collaboratively. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats at home and away. With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building the best in class robust and scalable security products for consumer and enterprise customers.

About the Role

You will be working as an embedded data scientist in McAfee Consumer’s largest revenue generating unit. 

Your role will be to use your data science skills within McAfee’s data lake to generate value for the organization.

You’ll analyse customer behaviour patterns from millions of data points within a data lake and produce models and provide insights on their behaviour. 

These data models & insights are used to power automated marketing & product tools and inform commercial decision making.

About You

You should be curious, innovative, and confident, can work as part of a global team and independently. 

You enjoy working with data and are passionate about data science.  You can demonstrate understanding of the importance of data hygiene (e.g., validation), statistical efficiency and data quality/accuracy.

You should be hands-on in machine learning techniques using large data-sets.

You should have a Degree in statistics, computer science, data science or other quantitative fields with 5+ years of progressive experience in a data science role.

Your experience should include any mixture of the following disciplines: data mining, data transformation, pattern recognition, building statistical models, and delivering actionable insights to business teams.

You should have working knowledge of data processing, e.g., Map-Reduce and Spark are preferred. 

You should have a can do attitude to carry out a project from scratch to production.

Skills & Experience that will help you succeed in the role

3 years of experience on Statistical Testing (Frequentist AB testing, Bayesian AB testing, or Multivariate testing, etc.)

2 years of experience exploring data in Hive, SQL, or Hadoop

2 years of experience on data visualization tools such as Tableau, R shiny, D3.js, etc.,

Experience with Power BI, MicroStrategy, Adobe test and targets, Adobe Analytics, or Google Analytics preferred. 

Strong understanding of one or more of Bayesian Statistics, Time Series Analysis, Unsupervised Machine Learning

Company Benefits:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring your true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work. Check out more: Careers & Life at McAfee.    Perks include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs
  • Support for Community Involvement and Programs

Unleash your PowerJoin our Talent Network:  http://careers.mcafee.com/

McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status,

Company Benefits and Perks:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring our true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work.

Check out more: Careers & Life at McAfee.   

Perks may include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs

  • Paid Time Off

  • Support for Community Involvement

Unleash your PowerJoin our Talent Network:  http://careers.mcafee.com/

Posting Statement:

McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Job Type:

Experienced Hire

Shift:

Shift 1 (Spain)

Primary Location:

Spain, Madrid