Full Job Description
The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.
No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!
Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration
We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.
As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.
Vaccination & Future of Work Expectations
Our highest priority is always the health and safety of our Kraft Heinz family. We require our office-based, home-based, R&D, and sales team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a medical or religious accommodation. This will enable our transition to hybrid work while maximizing the wellbeing of our entire team.
We believe the office is a critical driver of innovation, connection and development, but also realize providing more flexibility to our employees is critical in this new world. Starting in January 2022, the majority of our salaried employees will be able to work virtually for up to two days each week to create a more agile and modern workplace. Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in person depending a role’s responsibilities and requirements.
All posting locations: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, Remote, Illinois, United States of America
Job Function: 16 - Digital
Department: 16 - 02 - Data Science
Date Published: 09-Aug-2022
Job Type: Regular
Description & Requirements
WHO WE ARE
We're one of the world's largest food and beverage companies and a trusted producer of high-quality- great-tasting- nutritious foods. We daily earn a spot on 97% of American tables- and as guardians of beloved brands and creators of innovative products- we're dedicated To Make Life Delicious for our consumers.
Today- Kraft Heinz is building a new legacy by investing in a robust Digital infrastructure to revolutionize the food industry. We're embracing Agile ways of working and immersing ourselves in Advanced Analytics to connect meaningful insights to our consumer experiences - all while honoring a 150-year heritage and a portfolio of 200 iconic brands. Every day- we gather huge amounts of data into a robust data infrastructure. Now- we are on a mission to transform that data into Digital products that inform our decisions and drive tangible impact. Our tech stack includes Python- Azure- Snowflake and ReactJS.
As a Data Scientist you will be a core member of one of our forward-thinking- cross-functional teams – redefining from inside of a global powerhouse. You will help build our next generation of sophisticated analytics products using AI- Data Science- and Machine Learning. Examples of problems you will tackle include helping R&D resolve next generation of household products- revolutionizing consumer engagement with personally relevant content- and reinventing our supply chain to eliminate food waste. Furthermore- you will:
Deliver detailed approaches and integrating work into products and tools with a trailblazing team of data engineers- analysts- developers- and sometimes chefs.
Build repeatable- interpretable- multifaceted- scalable models as the heart of new statistical products.
Engineer new features by using your eye for business to improve analytical models.
Collaborate to refine standard processes and deploy outstanding solutions.
Promote the value of data-driven decision-making
Who you are
You have a Bachelor’s in Data Science- Computer Science- Engineering- or Statistics with 5+ years of experience.
You have expertise in Python and/or R and are eager to learn other languages.
You are proficient in machine learning to deliver clustering- time series- classification- regression- anomaly detection- simulation- and optimization queries.
You have proficiency in Big Data technologies like Hadoop- Spark- or distributed databases like Redshift and Snowflake.
We're accelerating our ambition to become a best-in-class Digital leader by making data-driven investments that drive more inquisitive business decisions. As the guardians of 200 beloved brands and the creators of innovative products- we're dedicated To Sustainably Grow by Delighting More Consumers Globally. What we build today helps bring joy to customers- consumers- and communities around the world tomorrow. Here at Kraft Heinz- we're not afraid to challenge the status quo. We are bold. We adopt new ideas. We value different perspectives. And we dare to do better every single day. We reward courage in the face of uncertainty. And every day- we are transforming our industry. We are creating the future of food- and we invite you to join us.
Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact HRCompliance@kraftheinz.com for assistance.