Sr. Data Scientist - Military veterans preferred

Conagra Brands (


  full-time   employee


United States

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Position Responsibilities
Develop and deploy data mining and advanced analytics to monitor, benchmark, and optimize business needs, identifying areas for improvement and deeper, root-cause analysis
Develop and deploy models, simulation models, and other advanced analytics solutions to enable data-driven decision making to meet goals
Partner with cross-functional business stakeholders on assumptions, opportunities, and solutions
Collaborate to drive standards, best practices, solution innovation, future solution needs, and to keep current with industry trends
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Data Science, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Applied Statistics, or other related quantitative discipline
3+ years of experience developing and applying operational research models, data mining applications, and advanced analytics
Experience with data visualization and presentation tools (e.g. Tableu, Power BI, etc.)
Experience with multiple BI and data access solutions (e.g. SAP BI, BOBJ, SQL, Storm, Spark, etc.)
Experience with ETL and harmonization of large datasets from multiple platforms, including RDBMS, Cloud-based Data Lakes, Data Marts, and multiple flat-file formats on different operating systems
Experience with drawing conclusions and solving problems from a combination of large datasets in various areas.
Proven problem solving in complex environments with innovative solutions and actionable results
Strong written and verbal communication, including the ability to communicate complex technical concepts to non-technical business partners
Ability to handle multiple projects and priorities in a dynamic environment
Strong coding skills in Python, R and knowledge of functional programming such as SAS preferred
Experience with simulation models and tools is a plus
Hands on experience with large scale data processing software and tools (Hadoop, Spark, MapReduce etc.) preferred
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.