Senior Data Scientist

at Target
Published December 24, 2022
Location Minneapolis, United States of America
Category Data Science  
Job Type Full-time  


location: 1000 nicollet mall, minneapolis, minnesota, united states, 55403-2542;job id: R0000267263
job family: Data Science
schedule: Full time

Target Enterprise, Inc. seeks a FT Senior Data Scientist. This position requires a Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or a related field and 3 years related experience developing and deploying algorithms in a production environment. Must also have 12 months of experience (which may have been gained concurrently) with each of the following: (1) designing algorithms for time series forecasting and demand forecasting engines; (2) work with software engineering principles, agile methodologies, data pipelines, distributed systems and machine learning at scale; (3) building ML pipelines using Big Data technologies such as Hyperion, Xenon, Honeycomb, Atlas, Apache Knox, Slurm, Sqoop, Spark, Hive, Pig, Oozie, Airflow, and HBase; (4) working on the E2E development of the forecasting algorithms build on R, Python, Scala, Java and deploy at scale in a mission-critical environment using Git, Kubernetes, Jenkins, and YARN; and (5) utilizing the following tools and technologies: AI/ML platforms, including TensorFlow, PyTorch, Apache MXnet, Theano, Keras, CNTK, scikit-learn, H2O, Spark and MLlib, as well as utilizing APIs and web services. Will accept experience gained before, during or after Master’s program. May telecommute from any location in the U.S. Company is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN. Please apply online at

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