Verizon Staff Data Scientist in Palo Alto, California

What you’ll be doing...

Stay on the front lines of groundbreaking technology. We’re committed to a dynamic, ever-evolving infrastructure and the hard work it takes to keep our reliable network thriving. Help support the growing demands of an interconnected world by:

  • Developing analytical (predictive, optimization) solutions using machine learning and statistical modeling on big data platform.

  • Guiding a group of junior algorithm developers and data scientists with the best practices of software engineering.

  • Formulating business problems into mathematical models effectively.

  • Understanding the trade-off's among the various machine learning algorithms (existing and emerging) and make the right choice that serves the business objectives.

  • Effectively communicating and collaborating within and across teams

  • Answering business questions and provide solutions using statistical model and data analysis

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience in analytics or research and development in machine learning algorithms, statistical modeling.

  • Experience working with data stores and distributed computing, and experience in building software products using (any two of) Java, Scala, C, C++, and Python.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or Physics.

  • Three or more years of experience working with large data stores and distributed computing, and experience in building software products using (any two of) Java, Scala, C, C++, and Python.

  • Solid foundation in applied mathematics, such as: statistics, linear algebra, and optimization.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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