Junior Data Scientist

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Junior Data Scientist
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This Junior Data Scientist will join the Data Science Department as part of an R&D effort responsible for designing and implementing processes and layouts for complex, large-scale data sets used for modelling, data mining, research, and the discovery of new products and studies. In addition to new discoveries, this position will play an integral role in learning our existing products and take on any required tasks of optimizing and monitoring product usage and behavior.

Responsible for learning and maintaining our existing data science products, and also help design and maintain future products
Learn the data science infrastructure and extract the necessary data to mine and provide insights into improvements
Design and present the study findings for various research requests

Practical ability to visualize data, communicate the data, and utilize it effectively
Familiarity with a data architecture such as Oracle, MS SQL, MySQL, Mongo, Hadoop
Experience with a scripting language like Python, PHP, Clojure, etc.
Experience with a data analysis package like R, Incanter, NumPy, etc.
Ability to creatively transform business objectives into actionable items
Bachelors Degree in Data Science, Mathematics,
Science, or related quantitative field

About Benefitfocus
Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT) is a leading provider of cloud-based benefits software solutions for consumers, employers, insurance carriers and brokers. Benefitfocus serves more than 20 million consumers on its platform that consists of an integrated portfolio of products and
enabling clients to more efficiently shop, enroll, manage and exchange benefits information. With a user-friendly interface and consumer-centric design, the Benefitfocus Platform provides one place for consumers to access all their benefits. Benefitfocus solutions support the marketplace technology and administration of all types of core benefit plans, including healthcare, dental, life and disability insurance and voluntary benefits plans, such as critical illness, supplemental income and wellness programs. For more information, visit www.benefitfocus.com.

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