MCR Labs

Data Scientist

️ Testing

MCR labs is looking for a Data Scientist to work with the science and data analysis teams to identify trends in cannabis testing data, discover the information hidden within, and identify data points needed to increase the value of our data.

Primary Goal

To identify trends valuable to our operation and data points needed to increase the value of our data.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Aggregating, processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of internal data used for analysis
  • Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
  • Extending company’s data with third party sources of information when needed
  • Selecting features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques
  • Data mining using state-of-the-art methods
  • Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
  • Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance
  • Working with multiple departments to find requested information
  • Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, master’s degree a plus
  • Proficient in at least two programming languages (e.g. Python, R, Java, C, Ruby, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Extensive SQL-based database experience, but knowledge of NoSQL or graph databases a plus
  • Cloud-based computing platforms (e.g., Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, etc.) exposure
  • Experience creating data visualizations using software/tools such as Tableau, D3, or R Shiny
  • Expansive usage of command line tools and git version control technology
  • Prior experience with financial, medical, or alternative data providers a plus
  • Proven record of extracting, transforming, cleaning, and matching large, disparate, dirty data
  • Organized, self-directed, and resourceful with the ability to appropriately prioritize work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and visualization skills, with the ability to synthesize disparate data and information into a strong narrative
  • Meticulous writing and editing skills
  • Team player with an outgoing personality and high level of integrity
  • MCR Labs is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, genetic information, veteran status, or disability status.

    All qualified applicants must be able to satisfy the Department of Homeland Security Form I-9 requirement, with the documents necessary to verify identity & employment authorization.

    Our team is reviewing all applications as they are received. Unfortunately, we are not able to respond directly to all applicants, and we will reach out if you meet the requirements of the position for which you applied.

    Experience: Java: 2 years (Required) Cloud Computing: 2 years (Required) SQL: 2 years (Required)

    Education: Bachelor's (Required)

    Benefits: Health insurance Dental insurance Vision insurance Paid time off