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Southern California Edison Senior Data Scientist Advisor in Pomona, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

Become a Senior Data Scientist Advisor at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job, you’ll be responsible for leading the modeling of complex analytical problems, discovering insights, and identifying opportunities using statistical, algorithmic, mining, and visualization techniques. In addition to advanced analytical skills, the senior advisor will be responsible for developing business requirements and coordinating with groups in and outside of the Transmission and Distribution group. You will be responsible for developing, presenting, and communicating results. You will also be responsible for leading and mentoring other Data Scientists. As a Senior Data Scientist Advisor , your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

  • Lead data scientists on developing models that meet or exceed business requirements.

  • Generate advanced analytical approaches using predictive modeling, optimization and simulation abilities.

  • Apply statistical and pattern recognition techniques to perform description, prediction, and optimization.

  • Develop and implement tools for data acquisition, extraction, transformation, management, and manipulation of large and complex data sets. Explore, model, mine, and experiment with data to answer critical business issues. And, generate and communicate business insights.


The Essentials

  • Bachelors degree in a quantitative discipline such as Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, or information sciences such as business analytics or informatics.

  • Five or more years of experience in Predictive Modeling or Machine Learning or Statistical Modeling or Data Mining.

  • Proficient with R or Python.

The Preferred

  • MS or PhD in a quantitative discipline such as Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, or information sciences such as business analytics or informatics.

  • Experience in leading and mentoring junior team members and guiding them on data science and advanced analytics (machine learning, predictive analytics) development.

  • In-depth industry/business knowledge in Electric Utility industry.

  • Proficiency with SQL and/or SAS .

  • Strong Leadership skills and experience.

You should know

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  • Relocation may apply to this position.

About SCE

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727.