3M is seeking a Senior Data Scientist to join the Consumer Business Group's Data Science Team located in Maplewood, Minnesota
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Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn't exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it's important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking." - John Banovetz, executive vice president, chief technology officer and environmental responsibility at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role:
As a Senior Data Scientist, you will be a part of a team developing world-class processes and tools integrating machine learning and statistical computing into everyday business critical operations ranging from inventory optimization to omnichannel marketing optimization. You will play a critical role in inventing & developing new to the world machine learning and AI technologies. Here, you will make an impact by:
Designing, planning, developing, implementing, and maintaining artificial intelligence, machine learning, and statistical processes against business requirements
Innovating at the intersection of statistics, AI, and complex dynamic systems optimization
Engaging with the Chief Product Owner and the Chief Scientist to develop acceptance criteria for features and user stories to meet business requirements
Working with cross-functional business and technical teams to apply your unique skillset to drive new to the world data science capabilities and business results
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution in Statistics, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Physics, Applied Mathematics or Mathematics
Eight (8) years of experience in industry developing and deploying statistical Computing, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence algorithms & systems in a private, public, government or military environment
Four (4) years of experience in building and deploying highly scalable systems, algorithms, and tools on platforms to support machine learning and deep learning solutions in a private, public, government or military environment
Experience developing software that employs statistical computing/data science toolsets including R and Python
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Completed graduate course(s) in statistical computing, machine learning, advanced experimental design, and multivariate analysis
Experience with Reinforcement Learning and the Multi-armed bandit (MAB) problem space
Ph.D. in Statistics, Bioinformatics, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Computer Science, Physics, Applied Mathematics or Mathematics from an accredited university
Experience working with Agile Scrum methodologies.
Experience with programming & data engineering languages like Java, C# and SQL.
Location: Maplewood, MN and may consider remote U.S. work location
Travel: May include up to 5% travel
Relocation Assistance: May be authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/ 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
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