Overview

Responsibilities:

  • Make data-driven forecasts using machine learning algorithms and statistical models;
  • Build and apply mathematical models to describe human decision-making process across a range of areas;
  • Work on developing state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms;
  • Build predictive models using machine learning algorithms;
  • Participate in data mining using up-to-date methods;
  • Process, analyze, interpret, and visualize large amounts of information using data visualization techniques;
  • Run models and simulations to predict outcomes of complex interactions;
  • Conduct research, utilizing public and private sources of information to collect, record, analyze and evaluate facts;
  • Conduct data collection, database creation, process a variety of data, structured and unstructured, sophisticated data analysis;
  • Produce clear and concise written reports documenting the methodology used to conduct and analyze studies;
  • Summarize project results;
  • Prepare progress reports, briefs, dashboards, other articles, reports and presentations for senior management review;
  • Be an active, willing and cooperative team player;
  • Be prepared to develop independent research projects.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science, economics/econometrics, or data science with strong quantitative background;
  • Ability to perform statistical analysis, create and run mathematical models;
  • Ability to manipulate large, complex data sets using a variety of software such as Python, R, etc.;
  • Knowledge of machine learning algorithms(Bagging, Boosting, Neural Networks, etc.);
  • At least two years of recent experience in an applied research/modeling environment;
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects, reason analytically, and work effectively with people possessing different levels of technical knowledge is required;
  • Ability to work independently, and as a part of the team;
  • Knowledge of business processes and excellent critical thinking skills;
  • Proven skills in communicating scientific results orally and in writing to different audiences;
  • Excellent level of English, both written and spoken.

About FastFood CJSC

FastFood company is a franchisee of the international food brand KFC.