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Data Analyst

Woodland, CA | IT
Job ID: 90452
Listed on 5/15/2019

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Job Title: Data Analyst

 

Job Description & Responsibilities

Candidates with a strong background in data/IT/analytics are highly desired for this position. The individual will be responsible for data and pipeline management around pre and post advancement set-up and support across vegetable crops. This position is expected to interact with various functions across breeding and the larger organization. Attention to detail, agility, and meeting deadlines on a fast pace environment are key for the success of this role. Additionally, the individual will support short-term analytical projects during non-peak seasons. 

 

Skills, Experiences, Knowledge

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a closely-related field with 3+ years of software development experience. 
  • Demonstrated experience in R/Python, with at least 1 year experience using them for real-world data analysis 
  • Experience with Amazon cloud platform 
  • Experience with relational databases and SQL is a must 
  • Strong business aptitude, the ability to rapidly learn new problem domains, and become conversant in the domain with subject matter experts 
  • Excellent Excel and relational database skills 
  • Ability learn fast a number of processes with consistency and attention to detail 
  • Commitment to ensuring data quality and accuracy and attention to detail 
  • Self starter and be able to work as part of a team 
  • Fosters a sense of urgency, identifies and overcomes obstacles 
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

 

Nice-to-have skills/experiences

  • Master’s degree in computer science
  • Experience with JQuery/JavaScript/HTML/CSS,SVN,GIT 
  • Experience working with large data sets, experience working with distributed computing tools a plus (Map/Reduce, Hadoop, Hive, HBase, Spark etc.) 
  • Experience with basic machine learning algorithms is highly desirable 
  • Knowledge of breeding, agriculture, and/or biotechnology 
  • Code development experience with any of these languages: R, Python, Java, C++, SAS 
  • Experience with Visualization tools 
  • M.Sc. computer science or analytics field