Kimball Midwest is a national distributor of over 51,000 products for Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO). Established in 1923, we are a major force in the industrial maintenance marketplace. We provide value-added products to customers in every field of commerce and industry through our distribution centers in Ohio, Georgia, Texas and Nevada.
Our mission as a company is to develop a "partnership in performance" with each associate and customer to identify and satisfy their needs through the development of superior products and programs. As a result, Kimball Midwest's sales growth has been very dynamic, increasing from $1 million in 1983 to nearly $300 million today.
At Kimball Midwest, we recognize that our past and future success is directly related to the quality of our people. Through careful selection, we identify individuals who possess the ability, desire and dedication to grow with us.
We are searching for a Data Scientist for our Data Analytics Department in our Columbus, OH location. Our Data Scientist will be responsible for analyzing Company and external data in order to answer specific questions about sales, customers, products, markets, sales representatives, sales managers, and internal business operations in order to support Company strategic initiatives; identifying trends, patterns, variances, and correlations in Company and external data which point to strategic opportunities for sales growth and team development; collaborating with and providing effective presentations to departments on data analytics topics; and managing confidential data in a secure and professional manner.
This position requires a bachelor's degree, preferably with a focus on Computer Science, Data Analytics and/or Data Science
This position requires the execution of an Employment Agreement contract between Kimball Midwest and the employee
This position requires a minimum of five (5) years of experience in business administration focused on advanced statistical analysis, strategic data analysis and/or market development
This position requires the ability to both create complex reports and necessary visualization (ex. Graphical reports, analysis reports, dashboards) as well as effectively communicate analyses in both written and verbal forums across organizational levels
This position requires intermediate literacy in machine learning algorithms; their practical business application, required architecture, and implementation
This position requires extensive experience with one (preferably multiple)language and environment for statistical computing and graphics
This position requires the ability to deliver autonomously, lead delivery across department teams, respond thoughtfully and quickly to problems, and the ability to work in an environment where requests for support may come in from multiple departments
We offer a benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, company sponsored life, optional life and disability insurance, Health Savings Accounts and Flexible Spending Accounts, a 401(k) and Profit Sharing Plan, Tuition Assistance, Paid Time Off (PTO), a business casual dress code and paid holidays.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets