Θέσεις εργασίας στην εταιρεία IRI
29/8/2014 Ευκαιρίες Εργασίας  
Θέσεις εργασίας στην εταιρεία IRI

IRI is the leading global analytics partner to majority of the largest FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods), Retail and Healthcare companies in the world. Our innovative and disruptive industry heritage, delivers growth for our clients across the globe by pinpointing what matters and illuminating how it can impact their businesses across sales and marketing. Our Analytics Centre of Excellence (ACE) is our global analytics hub situated in Athens that services our clients globally, and is one of the fastest growing companies in Greece. For us innovation is about our people and our culture, we believe that by empowering our people we empower our clients, and it is this highly successful formula which has led to our fast growth.

Joining us will entail working in a challenging, international but above all interesting environment with like-minded people that are driven to deliver growth to our clients. The ideal candidate should have a spirit of entrepreneurship and share our values and passion for development, innovation and success.

If you are seeking for an international career in a fast growing organisation and you think you are a good fit, then join us!

We are currently looking for:


1) Analytics Data Scientist (Code: ADS072014)

This position involves being part of the Global Innovation team to develop business analytics products for the top Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies and Retailers worldwide.

We're interested in talented applied scientists, with experience in working with large real world data sets in a first-class research environment, with a proven track record in tackling challenging scientific problems.

Your responsibilities will include :

  • Developing novel mathematical and statistical techniques that explain and predict sales movements in the market of FMCG
  • Understanding and finding mathematical solutions to our FMCG clients’ business problems
  • Acquiring a sophisticated understanding of IRI’s proprietary research techniques
  • Being part of an international cross functional team
  • Reporting conclusive findings to the team manager


Qualifications required:

  • M.Sc. or Ph.D. in one of the below or a relevant technical field:
    • Machine learning, Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science
  • Ability in solving business analytics problems using statistical quantitative approaches.
    • Preferably on large data sets
  • Knowledge of R is a pre-requisite
    • C++ and/or SQL programming skills are welcome
  • Understanding of the FMCG business dynamics will be considered as a strong asset
  • The ideal candidate should be a strong team player with an innovative spirit
  • Military obligations fulfilled for the male candidates


Skills:

  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Strong analytical skills


Our company offers unique career opportunities, competitive remuneration package, top class private medical insurance and continuous training within a stimulating and growing working environment.

CVs (in English only) to be sent to [Για να στείλετε τo βιογραφικό σας κάντε κλικ εδώ]


2) Modelling Statistician (MS0214)

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Working in Analytics with large datasets
  • Designing and managing data, building models and assessing their quality
  • Designing experiments and assessing their results
  • Developing and designing monitoring process for model performance
  • Project management skills ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously to meet objectives/key deadlines


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • University degree (BSc) in Statistics/Mathematics
  • Masters degree in Statistics, Operational Research, or similar quantitative field of study
  • Minimum 1-2 years of Experience in Econometric models
  • Excellent command of MS Office Suite
  • Experience in propensity models (logistic regression, Logit and Nested Logit, Chaid), design of experiment and other statistical techniques is a plus
  • Exposure in Market Research is a plus
  • Expertise in Association rules, classification (regression tress), clustering techniques, segmentation and profiling is a plus
  • Experience with relational databases. Knowledge of SQL will be an advantage
  • Fluency in verbal and written English
  • Fulfilled military obligations


The company offers unique career opportunities, competitive remuneration package, top class private medical insurance and continuous training within a stimulating and growing working environment.

CVs (in English only) to be sent to [Για να στείλετε τo βιογραφικό σας κάντε κλικ εδώ]


3) Data Scientist (Code: DS 05 2014)

As a Data Scientist your role will be to develop business analytics products being part of the European R&D team.

IRI is interested in talented applied scientists, with experience of working with large real world data sets in a first-class research environment. With a proven track record in tackling challenging scientific problems and the desire to apply their skills to answer questions that the top fast moving consumer goods and retail markets pose.

Your responsibilities will include :

  • Design & implement statistical methodologies for quantitative analysis of large datasets
  • Develop automations that process very large datasets to generate useful reports
  • Managing clean and processing large datasets from multiple sources
  • Acquiring a sophisticated understanding of the market and IRI’s proprietary research techniques
  • Communicating findings to managers


To achieve the above you need to have the following:

Qualifications:

  • B.Sc. in computer science or software engineering
  • M.Sc. or Ph.D. in data analysis, machine learning, statistics, applied mathematics or similar field
  • Excellent knowledge of object oriented programming using C++
  • Strong knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Experience in solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches
  • Proven experience in manipulating and analyzing complex, high-volume, high-dimensionality data from various sources
  • Experience in designing & implementing distributed/multithreaded software will be considered an asset
  • 3+ years of experience in a relevant role will be considered as a strong asset


Skills:

  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Self-motivated and good team player
  • Ability to work in a team as well as individually
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, eager to learn and grow with a positive attitude


Our company offers unique career opportunities, competitive remuneration package, top class private medical insurance and continuous training within a stimulating and growing working environment.

CVs (in English only) to be sent to: [Για να στείλετε τo βιογραφικό σας κάντε κλικ εδώ]