June 7, 2017

Sr Statistical Analyst

The Senior Statistical Analyst is responsible for manipulating large data sets to develop statistical models and methodologies in a fast paced business environment. This position requires the ability and willingness to work within cross functional teams to improve the way we measure internet and digital audiences, and critical analyses to help solve complex problems for meeting external and internal demands.

In this role, the successful candidate will analyze large amounts of comScore's data, design new methods to solve specific problems in the data, and design improvements for the future. This is a technical position requiring analytical and market research expertise, preferably with experience working with very large data sets.

The successful candidate will be able to communicate effectively across internal teams and external stakeholders with a wide variety of statistical backgrounds. This is a key position in the Stats Services team with high potential for advancement and growth.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Statistics, Operations Research, Economics, Social Sciences Computer Science or Math or similar degree with a focus on statistical methodology.
  • Programming experience in R and/or python (R strongly preferred) Familiarity with categorical Data modeling experience with basic SQL querying
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills a must
  • Experience working with varied small teams
  • Ability to autonomously manage multiple projects simultaneously, in a rapidly changing environment
  • Dedication to innovation and continuous improvement

Preferred:  

    

  • Experience working with Big Data Analytics (e.g. Hadoop, SQL)Familiarity with Bayesian inference and MCMC methodologies
  • Experience with Digital Market Research
  • Experience with Agent Based Modeling
  • Machine Learning - Clustering and Classification
  • Masters Degree or PhD in Statistics, Operations Research, Economics, Social Sciences or similar degree with a focus on statistical methodology preferred but not required.

About comScore:  comScore, Inc. (OTC: SCOR) is the cross-platform measurement company that precisely measures audiences, brands and consumer behavior everywhere.

comScore completed its merger with Rentrak Corporation in January 2016, to create the new model for a dynamic, cross-platform world. Built on precision and innovation, our unmatched data footprint combines proprietary digital, TV and movie intelligence with vast demographic details to quantify consumers’ multiscreen behavior at massive scale. This approach helps media companies monetize their complete audiences and allows marketers to reach these audiences more effectively. With more than 3,200 clients and global footprint in more than 75 countries, comScore is delivering the future of measurement. For more information on comScore, please visit www.comScore.com

EOE Statement:  We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Sr Statistical Analyst
Req ID: 19910
http://www.comscore.com/Careers/Job_Opportunities?sfid=19910

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