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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Data Scientist in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Job Description Summary

Data Scientist applies strong expertise in artificial intelligence through use of machine learning, data mining, and information retrieval to design, prototype and build next generation advanced analytics engines and services. The data scientist collaborates with business partners to define the technical problem statement and hypothesis to test; develops efficient and accurate analytical models that mimic business decisions and incorporates them into analytical data products or tools with the support of a cross-functional team.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with business partners to develop novel ways to meet objectives utilizing cutting edge techniques and tools

  • Effectively communicate the analytics approach and how it will meet and address objectives to business partners

  • Advocate and educate on the value of data driven decision making focusing on the “how and why” of solving problems

  • Lead analytic approaches, integrating work into applications and tools with data engineers, business leads, analysts and developers

  • Create repeatable, interpretable, dynamic and scalable models that are seamlessly incorporated into analytic data products

  • Engineer features by using their business acumen to find new ways to combine disparate internal and external data sources

  • Share their passion for Data Science with broader enterprise community; identify and develop long-term processes, frameworks, tools, methods and standards

  • Collaborate, coach, and learn with a growing team of experienced Data Scientists

  • Stay connected with external sources of ideas through conferences and community engagements

Key Skills:

  • Must have Python or R proficiency working with DataFrames

  • Must have proficiency writing complex SQL queries

  • Must have proficiency with Machine Learning to solve clustering, classification, regression, anomaly detection, simulation and optimization problems on large scale data sets

  • Experience with Big Data technologies desired — Hadoop, Spark, H20.ai, Cloud AI platforms, containerization

  • Experience with supporting deployment, monitoring, maintenance and enhancement of models desired

  • Experience with data visualization tools preferred — Tableau, R Shiny, Plotly, etc.

  • Exceptional communication and collaboration skills to understand business partner needs and deliver solution

  • Demonstrated ability to efficiently learn and solve new business domains and problems

  • Bias for action, with ability to deliver outstanding results through task prioritization and time management

  • Number sense; healthy skepticism around validity of data and its inherent biases

  • Intellectual curiosity to understand and answer questions

  • Intellectual humility to leverage the expertise of others

  • Exemplary organizational skills with attention to detail & accuracy

  • Ability to coach, mentor, and collaborate with business partners, analysts, and team members

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MS or PhD preferred

  • Bachelor’s in Data Science, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics and 5+ years of experience required OR Graduate degree in quantitative discipline and demonstrated Data Science skill set, plus 2+ years of work experience

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

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USA NJ - Franklin Lakes

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email asc.americas@bd.com

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