Senior Data Scientist - Walmart Connect

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Walmart Connect is seeking an experienced data scientist to build and enhance ads measurement capabilities through advanced analytics and machine learning techniques.

Responsibilities:
  • Build and enhance media mix models to connect the impact of marketing drivers and business short-term and long-term outcomes
  • Develop optimization and simulation algorithms to guide the marketing investment and allocation recommendations to stakeholders
  • Scale current Python modeling algorithm through parallel processing or other efficiency enhancement
  • Design and execute A/B test and other experiments
  • Explain complex modeling approaches in simple terms and develop compelling narratives that connect modeling results with business problems
  • Partner with cross-functional team to streamline data science solutions


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master's degreein statistics, economics, operations research, engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in MMM, measurement, A/B testing, marketing strategy & analytics
  • Proficient coding skills (Python/SQL) and database knowledge
  • Extensive experience with predictive modeling algorithms
  • Strong project management skills
  • Communicate technical material to a range of audiences and to ‘tell a story’ that provides insight into the business
  • You have a passion for working in a fast-paced agile environment.
  • A collaborative mindset and sense of curiosity


Preferred Qualifications:
  • PhD degree in Statistics, Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Physics, or related field
  • Industry experience in building market mix and multi-touch attribution models
  • Industry experience in developing and executing different types of experiment design
  • Experience with advertising, measurement, and/or digital marketing analytics
  • Experience with advertising technology platforms Ad servers, DSPs, DMPs, etc.


About Walmart Connect

At Walmart, we enable the connection between supplier brands and retail shoppers at unprecedented scale. As primary stewards of our brand promise, "Save Money. Live Better," we work alongside some of the most talented people in the world to engage with the more than 150M households who shop with us. This is a unique opportunity to join a small, high-visibility team within the largest company in the world. We believe all digital advertising can be targeted and accountable – and we have Walmart's sales data to prove it.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Option 1- Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and 3
years' experience in an analytics related field. Option 2- Master’s degree in Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science,
Information Technology, or related field and 1 years' experience in an analytics related field. Option 3 - 5 years' experience in an analytics or
related field.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Data science, machine learning, optimization models, Master’s degree in Machine Learning, Computer Science, Information Technology, Operations Research, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics, Successful completion of one or more assessments in Python, Spark, Scala, or R, Using open source frameworks (for example, scikit learn, tensorflow, torch)

Primary Location...

850 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066-3031, United States of America

San Bruno, CA, United States

8261_R-703441