Shell Careers Houston – Data Scientist Researcher

Website Royal Dutch Shell

Job Description:

The Data Scientist is part of the data science team within the Data Science CoE.
The Data Scientist is responsible for initiating, development & delivery of data science solutions in an agile fashion to the business in order to provide insights & improvement to business processes or support the creation of innovative business models.
Data scientists use data and their analytical ability to find and interpret rich data sources; manage large amounts of data; merge data sources; ensure consistency of datasets; create visualizations to aid in understanding data; build mathematical models using the data; and present and communicate the data insights/findings and produce and present results with dashboard

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for preparing and Identifying Requirements for a Data Science Service
  • Accountable for preparing a Work Scope for a Data Science Service
  • Accountable for executing the Data Science Work Scope
  • Accountable for Final Review of the Data Science Service/Work
  • Accountable for the Closeout, Quality Review and Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Accountable for defining Objectives and Strategies for Information and Data exploitation through analytics
  • Accountable for defining and maintaining Policies and Standards for Information and Data analytics
  • Accountable for developing Roles, Responsibilities, and Competencies for Information and Data analytics
  • Accountable for the development and execution of Enterprise Improvement Plan for Information and Data analytics
  • The Data Scientist will report into the M
  • anager Data Scientists as a member of the Data Science team
  • In some projects, the Senior Data Scientist will have the role as Project Manager with a junior colleague doing parts of the actual work
  • Works in a Lean development environment which requires the individual to be self-driven, take decisions independently and be flexible in order to cater to demand.
  • Building constructive and trusting relationships with mostly remote business stakeholders
  • Dealing with challenges in data acquisition from other parts of the business

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor or master degree in statistics, mathematics, theoretical science, operational research or computer science
  • MBA/Ph.D. in a relevant domain is strongly preferred
  • Significant experience in data science delivery in a corporate environment
  • Must have strong technical skills and direct, hands-on experience of developing advanced analytics algorithms/models.
  • Skilled in analytics
  • Skilled in data design integrity
  • Skilled in value exploitation
  • Awareness of lifecycle and data management is desirable
  • Awareness of information and data strategy and governance is desirable
  • Commercial skills are an advantage.
  • Have strong interpersonal, communication, facilitation and presentation skills. Is experienced in communicating with business at all levels.

Job Details:

Company: Royal Dutch Shell

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Houston, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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