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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Future Position: Data Scientist

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Jun 4, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 103760 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

Note: This is an evergreen requisition, so if and when there is a job opening, the Company will contact only those individuals who have submitted resumes that match the skills, experience, and other requirements of the job opening. These candidates will receive an invitation link to apply to the specific job and must apply again in order to be considered for it.

 

We are looking for a Data Scientist with strong quantitative skills and business acumen to work with partners across the organization to tackle strategic problems that influence the company’s growth. In this role, you will be responsible for working closely with our business partners to seek sophisticated quantitative problems that align with our strategic directives and teach/ encourage our partners to utilize analytical techniques independently. Your work will have a direct and measurable impact on issues that affect many aspects of company success (revenue growth management, digital transformation, environmental sustainability, etc.)

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with partners throughout the organization to find opportunities for bring to bear company data to drive business solutions
  • Assess the efficiency and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques
  • Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets
  • Coordinate with different functional teams to implement models and monitor outcomes.
  • Develop processes and tools to supervise and analyze model performance and data accuracy
  • Influence roadmap for data science strategy

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, or related field.
  • Experience manipulating data sets and building statistical models (junior and senior roles)
  • Strong problem solving skills with an emphasis on product development.
  • Experience using statistical computer languages (R, Python, SLQ, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets.
  • Experience working with and creating data architectures

 

It is a plus:

  • Certificate, Master’s or PHD in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or another quantitative field
  • Experience with data visualization tools (such as plotly, ggplot2, Google Data Studio, Sigma computing, Tableau,
  • or similar.)
  • Proficiency of statistical concepts (probability, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Dataiku
  • Project management skills: Lead multiple deliverables and meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills: Tell a compelling story with data
  • A solid attention to details

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognised brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet.  

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at http://www.colgatepalmolive.com. To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education programme, please visit http://www.colgatebsbf.com. To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit http://www.hillspet.com. To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit  http://www.tomsofmaine.com.

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact Application_Accommodation@colpal.com with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.


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