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The Hertz Corporation Fleet Planning Sr Data Scientist in Estero, Florida

General Responsibilities

The Senior Data Scientist is responsible for generating insights and recommendations from Hertz’s rich history of observational data. Working closely with management and senior level data scientists, the Senior Data Scientist will build descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive models with the ultimate goal of maximizing profit and gaining a competitive advantage in the market.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Curate data from many sources, including internal databases and external APIs, and aggregate to a format appropriate for building descriptive reports or predictive models

  2. Solve complex analytical problems using quantitative approaches using unique blend of technical, business mathematical, analytical and data skills

  3. Use deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms

  4. Analyze large, complex multi-dimensional data sets with variety of tools

  5. Partner with business stakeholders to prepare and maintain reports/dashboards that will be used to derive insights into past/present business performance

  6. Mentor junior level data scientists and data analysts in best practices for data preparation, analysis, and modeling

Mandatory Requirements

Educational Background:

  • Degree in a quantitative field with an emphasis on predictive modeling, including: Statistics, Data Science, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Actuarial Science, Mathematics, or Economics

  • Graduate degree preferred but not required

Required Experience:

  • 4+ years experience querying data from relational databases using SQL

  • Experience using Tableau or similar BI tool

  • Fluency in a mathematical programming language, such as R, Python, Julia or similar

  • 4+ years experience building data science models with big data

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience building statistical models, such as: Generalized Linear Models, ARIMA models, Generalized Additive Models, Bayesian models, tree models, and deep neural networks

  • Experience generating and solving optimization models

  • Knowledge of optimization tools such as: CPLEX, Gurobi, FICO Xpress or similar a plus

  • Experience working in a cloud computing environment, such as AWS or Azure

  • Experience developing in a distributed computing environment using tools such as Apache Spark


EEO Statement

Hertz is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.

Hertz is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or domestic partnership status, disability, protected veteran status or military status, genetic information, or any other category protected under applicable law. Hertz is committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment and advancement of minorities, women, persons with disabilities and protected veterans.

Job ID 183255

# Positions 1

Category Fleet Operations

Division WHQ - Estero - Only

Position Type Regular Full Time