Are you an Information Technology professional looking for a fast-paced, challenging and transformational environment? Smithfield Foods, one of the country’s top consumer packaged goods companies, is looking for you! Our Information Technology and Transformation (IT&T) team is searching for focused and driven candidates who are excited about communicating new ideas and delivering first-class technical solutions to meet the demands of a growing business. We foster a culture that values each individual’s creativity, our environment and the communities in which we live.
Smithfield is actively recruiting a talented, motivated Data Scientist who wants to be in on the ground floor as we ramp up an advanced analytics capability to solve our most pressing business problems. The ideal candidate is adept at preparing large data sets and applying statistical, algorithmic, mining, and visualization techniques to find hidden insights. If you have a passion for discovering solutions hidden in large data sets and working with stakeholders to translate those insights into business outcomes, this is the role for you. This role will also afford you the opportunity to spread your wings and exercise your creativity to help us shape the toolsets we utilize to deploy advanced analytics.
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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.