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Data Scientist

Primary Location Plano, Texas Additional Locations Date posted 04/15/2019
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Job Tite: Data Scientist

Location: Plano, Tx, US

Role Overview:

We are looking for a Data Scientist who is passionate about quantitative and qualitative data and can use that passion to convert data and analytics into meaningful business and customer insights. Your findings will power marketing strategies that will help McAfee accomplish business objectives and improve the marketing experience for our consumers. You should be curious about data and passionate about innovative products, the end user experience, and marketing metrics.

With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building the best in class marketing experiences for our consumer customers.

Amazing organizations don't just happen. Vision, strategy and innovation come to life through exquisite execution. Help create the future of McAfee, where our diverse talent and culture provide the competitive advantage to help McAfee win big!  At McAfee, Together is power. 

About the Role:

  • You will have the opportunity to build analysis, data visualizations, and reporting that provides key insights required for decision making in the organization.
  • You will monitor and supervise the team’s digital marketing channels using expert statistical knowledge.
  • You would develop processes and protocols for data monitoring, hygiene (e.g, validation), and other strategies that help uncover gaps and opportunities to optimize the business.
  • You’ll be asked to help train the team to understand predictive and bespoke models, interpret analytical results, and draw conclusions about findings.
  • You’ll be asked to maintain an expertise in monetization best practices, continuously up-leveling team skills with new tools and techniques for testing and customer insights.
  • You’ll be a mentor to junior analysts, providing business and statistical guidance on their analyses and projects.
  • You will be involved in segmentation, propensity models, root cause investigations, and the integration of multiple data platforms into our new data infrastructure.

About You: 

  • You have a least a BS/BA degree in statistics, computer science, data science, marketing or science related, finance, accounting, or other quantitative analysis fields, with Masters degrees in those subjects preferred
  • You have 5+ years of professional experience in technical data management and/or analytics
  • You have extensive experience in digital and traditional marketing, huge plus if you have A/B and multi variate testing experience.
  • You have technical expertise in managing data models, database design development, and segmentation techniques
  • Deep analytical experience, including the ability to collect, organize, and disseminate complex information with attention to detail and accuracy describes you
  • You’re considered an expert in Excel and SQL
  • You have a working knowledge of Python or R
  • You are familiar with visualization tools such as Tableau and/or Power BI.
  • You have expert communication skills, including the ability to succinctly explain data insights to business and marketing leaders
  • You thrive in a cross-functional and global team that collaborates effectively and often to drive execution against project milestones and deliverables

Company Benefits:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring your true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work. Check out more: Careers & Life at McAfee.    Perks include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs
  • Support for Community Involvement and Programs

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Shift 1 (United States of America)

Primary Location:

US, Texas, Plano

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McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

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