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Data Scientist (BS/MS/PhD)

Location:  Houston, TX, US
Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary

Join ExxonMobil as a data scientist. Become part of an interdisciplinary team to develop, deploy and sustain applications for the global Refining and Chemicals businesses. You will work to apply various data science technologies to support critical business decisions across the downstream value chain.  The focus on value generation provides the opportunity to have significant impact leveraging ExxonMobil’s strong belief in creating commercial advantage through the use of technology. The company places high emphasis on fundamental scientific skills and the ability to combine technical skills with business understanding to improve profitability.

Job Role Responsibilities

  • Develop, deploy, and sustain decision support applications in the downstream business using advanced quantitative methods
  • Use statistical analysis, machine learning, pattern recognition, and data visualization along with domain knowledge and subject-specific models to solve science, engineering, and commercial problems.
  • Ability to analyze commodity market data to develop innovative trading strategies
  • Contribute to various stages of data analytics or decision model development and deployment
  • Provide technical support and enhancements to affiliates worldwide for deployed applications.
  • Process unstructured data into a form suitable for analysis
  • Position may require moderate travel (domestic and/or international).

Expected Level Of Proficiency

  • BS/MS/PhD in a relevant discipline for example:  Data Science, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, Operations Research, Math or other Science disciplines
  • Individuals with experience in developing quantitative methods for commodity trading are highly encouraged to submit applications
  • Expert in advanced modelling with outstanding programming skills (e.g. R, Python)
  • Advanced knowledge of numerical methods for linear algebra and optimization hypothesis testing, regression, time series analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, clustering, and classification
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in an agile and collaborative environment
  • Demonstrated ability to solve challenging data science problems by developing novel and/or adapting existing computational methods

Alternate Location: United States : Houston, Texas 

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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