Junior Data Analyst/ Scientist

Karwell Technologiies Inc - South Plainfield, NJ (30+ days ago)

Title: Junior Data Analyst/ Scientist (Big Data & Analytics)

Location: South Plainfield, NJ

Duration: Full-time/ Permanent

Interview: Telephonic & Skype

Experience: 0 – 2 years

No. of Positions: Five (5) Positions

We are looking for a Junior Data Analyst/ Scientist with good understanding of statistics, data mining modeling techniques and tools.

Prefer recently graduated MS degree candidates!!!!!

Job Description:

  • Good understanding of Statistical Modeling tools & Analytics.
  • Good knowledge with relational databases and/or distributed computing platforms (distributed clusters, multi core SMP), and their query interfaces, such as SQL, Map Reduce, XQuery, PIG, and Hive.
  • Ability to execute Inter-node Clusters in IBM and Cloudera Environments for Administration systems. IntegrateHadoopClusters, HBase, HIVE framework and analyze algorithms using MapR, Map-Reduce.
  • Ability to explore and extrapolate Data retrieved from multiple sources and demonstrate capability to Analyse and provide inferences.
  • Perform Data Profiling and analyze Enterprise Data validations from Business Perspective.
  • Platform Assessment and devise frameworks for Data Sources.
  • Responsible for the creation, testing, building, deploying, and maintenance of mathematical/data mining models.
  • Strong ability to identify analytical/data mining techniques from business requirements and use cases.
  • Strong understanding and hands-on experience in at least 2 data mining (supervised and unsupervised learning), operations research, and optimization modeling techniques such as

o Simulation methods

o Neural Networks

o Decision trees

o Support Vector Machines

o Random Forests

o Rule induction

o Genetic algorithms

o Nearest neighbor

o Association Rule Mining

Technical Skills & Education:

  • Qualifications: Master’s Degree (MS) in an analytical or technical field (e.g. applied computer science, MIS, operations research, business analytics, mathematics, statistics).
  • Experience in Core Java concepts would be helpful.
  • Excellent hands-on knowledge of at least 2 modeling tool such as SAS, R, IBM SPSS,HadoopMahout, MATLAB.
  • Experience with at least 1 scripting language such as Python, Perl, PHP, or Shell Script.
  • Familiarity with at least 1 of visualization software and techniques (Tableau or Qlikview), and business intelligence (BI) software, such as Microstrategy, Cognos, BO, Pentaho etc.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Data Analysis: 1 year
  • Python, R, Shell Script, PHP, Tableau: 1 year


  • Master's