Orrville, OH (Close proximity to Cleveland/Akron)
Flexible work arrangements available
Manager, Data Science
Are you curious by nature? Do you like to dive into data to solve problems with innovative solutions? Are you passionate about uncovering meaningful patterns in data that leads to executable insights and recommendations? Are you looking for collaborative Data Science team with growth opportunity? If so, The JM Smucker Co. is looking for you and it's time to join our team!
As a Data Scientist, you will be responsible for collaborating with business stakeholders, Data Scientists, and Data Engineers and solving business problems by leveraging data mining, Statistics, Machine Learning and Smucker's business knowledge. Additional responsibilities will include advancing relevant, informative, and user-friendly insights to help inform and influence strategic decisions across all our businesses. Moreover, be ready to challenge yourself and continuously improve Data Science skills by leveraging internal and external development opportunities for your growth.
Bachelor's Degree is required (Statistics, Applied Math, Computer Science, Applied Economics, Econometrics, Psychology, or another relevant field)
Master's Degree preferred (Statistics, Applied Math, Computer Science, Applied Economics, Econometrics, Psychology, or another relevant field)
At least 1 year (inclusive of internships) of practical experience in Data Science, Statistics, or another analytical role
R, Python, or other relevant Statistical/Computer programming languages; Relational database language (SQL)
Good understanding of the underlying principles of Statistics and/or Machine Learning methods
Familiarity with syndicated and POS data sources and visual tools such as Spotfire/Tableau a plus
Experience in distributed computing and storage technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, GCP, AWS, and Azure a plus
Excellent problem-solving skills, critical thinking, and conceptual thinking abilities
Continuous improvement mindset
Self-motivated and ability to handle multiple/diverse tasks
Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
Ability to work in dynamic environment; create and manage change
Ability to travel as needed
The J. M. Smucker Company (the “Company”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No person will be discriminated against in hiring or in any other aspect of their employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, marital status, familial status, disability, genetic information, protected veteran/military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.