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Data Scientist
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Equifax | Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

Equifax is seeking their next bright Data Scientist to join our team. You will conduct Big Data analytics and builds solutions for standard large data problems and business problems under management guidance (combining large datasets, optimizing code, developing insights). You will be tasked with executing standard programming code in SAS, R, or Python. You will be able to analyze time complexities and develop basic algorithms while working on moderate complexity tasks in problems within multiple business domains across the enterprise.

Who is Equifax?

Equifax is a global information solutions company that uses trusted unique data, creative analytics, technology and industry expertise to power organizations and individuals around the world by transforming knowledge into insights that help make more informed business and personal decisions.

Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our people makes a difference in our business. We are looking for individuals who can help us disrupt the marketplace. You will do this by delivering leading-edge technology to build and deliver unparalleled customized insights that enrich both the performance of businesses and the lives of consumers.

Experience that makes you a great fit for this role:

* Perform analyses and contribute to and support the development of risk and marketing solutions for Equifax customers.

* Conduct statistical analysis under the supervision of a manager-level analyst
* Extract and process data from multiple sources and platforms as required for analytical projects
* Primarily perform business/marketing intelligence analysis, score validations, score audits, and also support model development initiatives.
* Generate ways to solve analytical problems creatively and efficiently; review with manager-level analyst
* Ensure quality deliverables for all work performed by checking process followed and thinking through the output to ensure it makes business sense
* Perform audits surrounding implementation of products and analytic solutions
* Perform QA analysis on solutions developed by other statisticians
* Create business intelligence visualizations of insights for customers and of data asset summaries for data quality assessments
* Constantly search and be on the lookout for ways to improve and share information

Position Requirements

* Undergraduate degree in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Engineering or other quantitative discipline - Master's degree a plus

The Perks of being an Equifax Employee?

We offer an excellent compensation packages with high-reaching market salaries and 401k matching, along with the works: comprehensive healthcare packages, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. To speak to us about this role in more detail apply online.

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About Equifax

Equifax Inc. (Equifax) is a global provider of information solutions for businesses and consumers. The Company's products and services are based on databases of consumer and business information derived from numerous types of credit, financial, public record, demographic and marketing data. It uses analytical tools to analyze this data to create customized insights, decision-making solutions and processing services for businesses. Upon its acquisition of TALX Corporation (TALX), on May 15, 2007, it became a provider of payroll-related and human resources business process outsourcing services in the United States. The Company operates in three global regions, which include North America, Europe and Latin America. In May 2008, Equifax acquired a majority ownership stake in Credit Report C.A. Buro de Informacion Crediticia (Credit Report). Equifax purchased a 70% interest in Credit Report, which increased Equifax's total ownership to 95%.