Data Scientist


Curitiba, PR, BR

Company:  ExxonMobil

About us

ExxonMobil, one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy providers, develops and applies next-generation technologies to help safely and responsibly meet the world’s growing needs for energy, while improving living standards around the globe. An industry leader, we operate facilities or market products in most of the world’s countries and explore for oil and natural gas on every continent.
ExxonMobil has been present in Brazil for more than 100 years. We are one of the largest exploration acreage holders among international companies, a highly respected manufacturer and marketer of petrochemical products, and we operate a Global Business Center that provides support to an extensive portfolio of businesses in more than 70 countries. With over 1800 employees, we are located in Rio de Janeiro, Curitiba and São Paulo.

We are a hip crew of technologically savvy individuals, and we make a great team. One that focuses on collaboration, encourages creativity, and embraces change. We are continuously advancing across multiple platforms, driving strategy and innovation through global digitization and technology enablement, in order to keep ExxonMobil at the top and to make you proud and excited to come to work every day. 
ExxonMobil is committed to promote diversity and to provide all candidates with equal opportunities. We value our people over their jobs, looking for the best candidate, regardless of age, ethnicity, religion or gender identity. Each individual and their unique perspective is what makes us stronger and powerful. 

Where you start your career is only the beginning. A position in any of our locations can lead to opportunities throughout the region or around the globe.

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Job Role Summary

Data analytics encompasses the computational and the statistical skills required to use data in support of sound business decision-making.  We are looking to hire candidates to work on multitude of challenging analytics problems in our Product Solutions business.  Select areas of application for this work include commercial, trading, sales, pricing, forecasting, and manufacturing operations.

Job Role Responsibilities

    Use data visualization, statistical analysis (classification, regression, Bayesian techniques, etc.), time-series, and machine learning – along with domain knowledge and subject-specific models – to support business decisions across multiple functions such as commercial, pricing, and trading. 
•    Assist formulation and scoping of new projects or enhancements to existing tools/models
•    Contribute to all stages of data analytics or decision modeling development, deployment, and support
•    Exploratory data analysis and visualization, programming with an emphasis on scripting languages, data extraction/transformation/loading, and data filtering and quality control
•    Create tutorials, documentation, training material, and case studies
•    Develop technical reports and presentations
•    Interact and present results / insights to business partners

Expected Level of Proficiency

•    Quantitative Master’s or PhD degree from a recognized university in one of the following disciplines: Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science,  Physics or Science with significant experience in data science
•    Professional work experience:  Minimum two years applied data science experience
•    In depth knowledge of statistical analysis (classification, regression, Bayesian techniques, etc.), time-series, and machine learning techniques is required. Prior work experience in applying the above technologies for predictive analytics is required. 
•    Experience in Python, MATLAB, or R is required
•    Excellent communication skills and experience working in a collaborative environment is required
•    Knowledge of numerical methods for linear algebra and optimization is an advantage
•    Experience in technical software development is an advantage
•    Experience working in Linux and in a High Performance Computing environment is an advantage
•    Previous work experience in the downstream oil and gas industry, or quantitative trading / pricing is an advantage

Your Benefits

An ExxonMobil career is one designed to last, with benefits built to support every stage of your life. That means world-class compensation and benefits, teammates who support and inspire, and the flexibility to explore multiple challenges and roles.

Our commitment to you runs deep, we care for our people, that’s why we provide the safest workplace we can, so you can work with focus and peace of mind.



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