View all jobs

Data Scientist

Piscataway, NJ
Please see the below req and send me your updated resume in word document. Please confirm your minimum expected salary, visa status, current location, contact details and availability to start a new project. You can please email the resumes to varma@hermitageinfotech.com or call varma at 908-247-0950 for any questions.

Job Title: Data Scientist

Location: Piscataway NJ

Duration: long term Contract

Remote until Covid.

No of Positions: 3

Job Description


  • Should have 2-5 years of strong experience in analytics and data science.
  • Expert in at least one programming language for data analysis (R required; Python is a plus).
  • Demonstrated ability to develop R packages.
  • Strong knowledge of SQL and relational databases.
  • Experience with reporting and visualization solutions such as R Shiny, Tableau, or D3.
  • Familiarity with reproducible research best practices.
  • Ability to explain technical concepts and analyses clearly to a wide audience.



  • Apply advanced statistical and machine learning techniques to translate the needs of the newsroom into reliable, valid models in order to
  • Identify moments or subgroups of interest.
  • Classify users or content.
  • Highlight patterns, anomalies, relationships, and trends.
  • Support long-term solutions and inform decision making.
  • Wrangle constantly changing, large, complex, high volume, high dimensional, sparse data.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders and subject matter experts to ensure that developed solutions are practical and meet their needs in a timely fashion.
  • Be a key resource for other data scientists through providing guidance on statistical methods and research design.
  • Clearly communicate technical work to colleagues from across the Los Angeles Times, including non-technical colleagues.
  • Qualifications
  • Advanced degree (PhD preferred) in a quantitative or computing focused degree.

Please email the resumes to varma@hermitageinfotech.com or call Varma at 908-247-0950 for any questions.



Share This Job

Powered by