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Data Scientist – NYC

BAMM has an opportunity for a Data Scientist to join our growing New York office.

Your Role

We’re looking for an ambitious data and statistics specialist, with 2-3 years’ experience, who’s eager to apply data science approaches to big, strategic insights projects for the world’s leading brands, and for the freedom and support to help us build a robust, innovative, industry-leading data science practice.

This role offers the opportunity to work across big brands on big strategic questions, and to work with a collaborative, multi-disciplinary team of ethnographers, photojournalists, cultural anthropologists, survey builders, behavioral scientists, and strategists. 

We’re looking for candidates who have the energy and desire to innovate, who want a new set of client challenges to solve, and who are interested in combining data-led techniques with leading edge ethnography and behavioral science. We will provide the space, support and culture to help ensure success.

Your Responsibilities

  • Help lead the design and execution of the ethnographic & qualitative portions of client projects 
  • Help build out and lead our qualitative research innovation agenda
  • Help build new ethnographic and qualitative products & techniques
  • Help create PowerPoint storylines for client projects that drive consumer, cultural and brand understanding 
  • Attend client meetings, and help respond to client questions and requests when needed 
  • Attend and contribute to all internal team meetings and brainstorms
  • Keep abreast of the newest resources, approaches and techniques in data, statistics and analytics

Qualified candidates will have

  • Undergraduate degree (ideally in mathematics, statistics, or a related degree)
  • Strong academic background
  • 2-3 years of relevant work experience
  • Demonstrable, advanced quantitative analysis and statistics skills 
  • In-depth knowledge of at least one of the key data analysis platforms (e.g. Python, R, SPSS)
  • Ability to build analyses for different data types (big data sets, survey data, time-series data)
  • Ability to pull out compelling insights from the data
  • High attention to detail without sacrificing the big picture
  • Ability to work across multiple projects while meeting deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and a collaborative, constructive approach
  • A natural interest in the data science field and how it’s changing

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