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Data Scientist, Warranty & Investigation

We are people who want to make a difference.

Everything we do starts with people. It’s what makes us different from all other car companies. If you share our belief in the power of people and our passion for human-centric innovation, you will thrive together with brilliant, like-minded colleagues who are committed to making a true difference?

 

Data Scientist, Warranty & Investigation

 

What We Are Looking For:

The Warranty team is in search of a new team member to work cross-functionally with data engineers, data scientists, warranty experts, and other internal departments to help Volvo Car USA Warranty make decisions better by using data and analytics. You will use your experience with forecasting, automating, and designing and building analytical models using structured or unstructured data. You will work directly with business owners and stakeholders from problem identification to solution.

A day in the life:

  • Extract data from various databases; performs exploratory data analysis, cleanses, massages, and aggregates data
  • Determines analytics approach to solve business problems; incorporates machine learning algorithms where appropriate
  • Employs scaling & automation to data preparation techniques
  • Transform model outputs into formats that are digestible to the end users through visualization, clear tables, and/or thoughtful presentations. Assist technical and non-technical end users in how to leverage and interpret the analysis.

What you will bring to Volvo:

  • Education: BS+ with concentration in quantitative discipline - Stats, Math, Comp Sci, Engineering, Econ, Quantitative Social Science, or similar discipline
  • Experience building complex data sets from multiple data sources, both internally and externally.
  • Strong SQL, database and ETL skills required including cleaning and managing data.
  • Advanced competency and expertise in Python, R and/or other platforms*
  • Self-starter, attention to details and results orientated, able to work under minimal guidance.
  • Experience on Cloud platforms such as Azure, AWS, preferred

You might also have:

  • Minimum of 3+ years industry experience in data science
  • Strong background working with predictive and statistical modeling, machine learning and strong expertise in all phases of the modeling pipeline
  • Ability to apply knowledge of multidisciplinary business principles and practices to achieve successful outcomes in cross-functional projects and activities
  • Ability to educate others on statistical / machine learning methods
  • Proficient in communicating effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

 

 

 

As a Data Scientist on the Warranty team, you will work cross-functionally with data engineers, data scientists, warranty experts, and internal departments to help Volvo Cars make decisions better by using data and analytics. You will use your experience with forecasting, automating ETL processes, and designing and building analytical models using structured or unstructured data. You will work directly with business partners and technology teams from problem identification to solution.

 

Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 


Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Charleston, SC, US

Job requisition ID:  60662


Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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