Sr. Data Scientist

Posted on Feb 12

The Department

Coyote Logistics was founded in 2006, built with passion and dedication to create a phenomenal company culture. We are a company that has heart and soul, and a drive for success. As a third-party logistics (3PL) provider, Coyote is dedicated to helping its customers move their products and manage their supply chains efficiently, and we take care of our carriers to keep them moving so they can grow their businesses too. We are fanatical in our goal to provide unparalleled service excellence to each and every customer and carrier we work with. In addition to its recognition as one of the Leading 3PLs in the industry, Coyote continues to change the industry expectation by executing with unprecedented service and unmatched innovation.

Your Role

Sr. Data Scientist

The Data Science team is looking for an individual that has a passion for deriving value from data and an insatiable curiosity for learning and trying new things. The Data Scientist will be responsible for conducting statistical analysis, developing methodologies and contributing to a variety of research activities. Primary responsibilities will also include suggesting new research approaches and exploring relevant evolving technologies. Other Responsibilities include creating solutions that allow for fast and streamlined integration between Data Science products and the rest of the Coyote ecosystem.


Daily Tasks & Responsibilities
• Create solutions to efficiently manage and consume various models and predictive tools
• Create, test and tune predictive and prescriptive models leveraging any combination of relevant disciplines
• Come in every day with an eagerness to learn, teach and collaborate

Essential Skills, Characteristics, & Experience
• MS or PhD in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics
• 7+ years of experience in machine learning and predictive modeling at a professional level
• Strong quantitative analysis, statistics, programming, and modeling skills
• Experience manipulating, processing, and analyzing large data sets
• Proficiency in MS SQL or similar
• Expert in Python and/or R

Valued Skills & Experience
• MS Azure or AWS
• Azure Machine Learning
• MS SQL Server 2016
• Spark, SciKit Learn, TensorFlow
• Nonlinear optimization, graph theory

Why Coyote?
• Onsite training & ongoing career development
• Competitive base salary
• Comprehensive benefits package
• Great perks like onsite haircuts, massages, and intramural sports
• Significant advancement opportunities for outstanding performers
• Casual dress and company lunch

Coyote is an at-will employer.
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