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Fortive Corporation Data Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts

Gordian is looking for a Data Scientist that will help build and expand our Data Science team by discovering the information hidden in vast amounts of data and help us make smarter decisions to deliver even better products. Primary focus will be in applying data mining techniques, and doing statistical analysis to build data intelligence powered worklfow processes. Candidate will work with multiple teams to improve existing and create new processes.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions

  • Design and implement Data Science projects.

  • Data mining using state-of-the-art methods

  • Extend company’s data with third party sources of information when needed

  • Enhance data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems

  • Process, cleanse, and verify the integrity of data used for analysis

  • Coordinate with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes

  • Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner

  • Create machine learning based AI models to enable and optimize product workflows.

    Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Math or Computer Science and 5+ years of professional data science/analytics experience, or 3 years of experience with a Master’s/PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Experience querying databases and using statistical computer languages: A good hands on experience with either R or Python is a must.

  • Excellent communication and data story-telling skills

  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks.

  • Experience using advanced statistical techniques and concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.) in practical applications

  • Experience visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders using: Power BI, GGplot2, Shiny

  • A proven ability to use applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression

  • Experience with Natural Language Processing (NLP). Hands on experience with BERT or something similar.

  • Experience with Bayesian statistics and analysis (MCMC, simulation, inference, hypothesis testing)

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of Professional Instrumentation and Industrial Technologies businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With 2017 revenues of $6.7 billion, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 26,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 50 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com.

Gordian is the world’s leading provider of facility and construction cost data, software and services for all phases of the building lifecycle. A pioneer of Job Order Contracting (JOC), Gordian’s offerings also include our proprietary RSMeans data and Sightlines Facility Intelligence solutions. From planning to design, procurement, construction and operations, Gordian’s solutions help clients maximize efficiency, optimize cost savings and increase building quality. Gordian is a part of the international business group Fortive, with 26,000 people employed worldwide. We offer an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and LTD insurance, HSA, and a 401(k) retirement plan. EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

"The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a Fortive Company. Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail applyassistance@fortive.com to request accommodation."

"The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a Fortive Company. Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail applyassistance@fortive.com to request accommodation."

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