Oracle Data Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts
The SaaS Engineering, Cloud Decision Support team is responsible for managing, forecasting and optimizing Oracle’s Cloud SaaS footprint and Costs on OCI (Oracle Cloud Infrastructure) and advising SaaS Engineering Leadership. We have built a SaaS Cloud Data Framework and Decision Support System (SDS) for SaaS Demand/Capacity Forecasting and Reporting, SaaS Service Performance and Monitoring, and Data Science enhanced business insights/operational triggers to manage SaaS Operational Services and budgets. We are at an exciting stage where we are building automated, data science driven applications to optimize our SaaS Cloud environments, so now is the time to join us and make a difference in how Oracle proactively manages Cloud resources to support our SaaS customers!
We are searching for an experienced Data Scientist to:
Use machine learning, data mining, statistical techniques and others to create actionable, meaningful, and scalable solutions that optimize our investment in Cloud Capacity for SaaS while maintaining excellent availability of resources for our customers.
Identify meaningful insights from complex data sources; interpret and communicate insights and findings to engineering teams and executive leadership
Collaborate with engineering to build pipelines and tools for data ingestion, feature engineering, model training, model deployment and improvement.
Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes to boost team productivity, such as model development, model validation and model implementation.
Lead highly visible projects to operationalize data science driven insights across the SaaS organization.
Work closely with business teams to understand business requirements, and implement new data science driven insights.
Work with our Data Engineers to validate that data in SDS is relevant, trustworthy and actionable and ensure SDS provides required data and level of granularity for advanced Data Science projects to augment Cloud applications and provide Management Insights.
Design and implement algorithms, train models, and operationalize models to production for ingestion by other SaaS services and continuously improve models. Experience with optimizing Cloud Environments is preferred. Experience with Python is required.
Design innovative predictive models, optimization models, experiments and model performance testing.
Address business/customer problems and questions using statistical and data science techniques to achieve business goals and KPI's. Come up with innovative solutions to address tradeoffs or challenges faced by teams.
Perform ad hoc and in-depth analyses and then surface/report insights through dashboards & visualizations. Experience with Analytics tools such as Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC) or Tableau
Provide proactive leadership, demonstrating self sufficiency, influencing and team building skills while creating and socializing innovative data science driven solutions.
Mentor team members, create a culture of learning, growth and service mindset.
Masters or PhD in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research, Engineering, Economics or a related field.
7+ years’ experience of analytics & applying data science for solving real-world problems in the industry.
Experience in querying and manipulating data for analysis — EDA, statistics and visualizations.
Advanced SQL and Database experience.
Experience with data science programming languages such as R and Python.
Experience with machine learning workflows in a production environment.
Experience with data modeling, machine learning algorithms, optimization and data science techniques e.g. decision trees, SVM, neural network, time series, forecasting, classification, regression, clustering, cross validation, model evaluation.
Prefer experience with multi-year forecasting (supply and demand) Cloud capacity or SRE experience e.g. optimization of Cloud services, databases, infrastructure.
Prefer experience working with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure or large industry cloud environment, with an understanding of SaaS services, telemetry and impacts of application environment behavior over time.
Prefer experience with Oracle suite of Cloud products and services including Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse (ADW), Oracle Analytics Cloud(OAC), Oracle Data Science Services.
Certain US customer or client-facing roles may be required to comply with applicable requirements, such as immunization and occupational health mandates.
Range and benefit information provided in this posting are specific to the United States only
Hiring Range: from $120,100 to $251,600 per annum. May be eligible for bonus, equity, and compensation deferral.
Oracle maintains broad salary ranges for its roles in order to account for variations in knowledge, skills, experience, market conditions and locations, as well as reflect Oracle’s differing products, industries and lines of business.
Candidates are typically placed into the range based on the preceding factors as well as internal peer equity.
Oracle offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes the following:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance, including expert medical opinion
Short term disability and long term disability
Life insurance and AD&D
Supplemental life insurance (Employee/Spouse/Child)
Health care and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts
Pre-tax commuter and parking benefits
401(k) Savings and Investment Plan with company match
Paid time off: Flexible Vacation is provided to all eligible employees assigned to a salaried (non-overtime eligible) position. Accrued Vacation is provided to all other employees eligible for vacation benefits. For employees working at least 35 hours per week, the vacation accrual rate is 13 days annually for the first three years of employment and 18 days annually for subsequent years of employment. Vacation accrual is prorated for employees working between 20 and 34 hours per week. Employees working fewer than 20 hours per week are not eligible for vacation.
11 paid holidays
Paid sick leave: 72 hours of paid sick leave upon date of hire. Refreshes each calendar year. Unused balance will carry over each year up to a maximum cap of 112 hours.
Paid parental leave
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Financial planning and group legal
Voluntary benefits including auto, homeowner and pet insurance
This job requires proficiency in the English language. Oracle is a global company with operations in dozens of countries around the world and our teams, including the team this position is part of, are comprised of individuals located in various jurisdictions. As is required of employees in all jobs at Oracle in North America, candidates for this position are required to understand, and communicate, in English so that in the course of performing their work, they can interact with teammates in other locations who are not fluent in the French language.
An Oracle career can span industries, roles, Countries and cultures, giving you the opportunity to flourish in new roles and innovate, while blending work life in. Oracle has thrived through 40+ years of change by innovating and operating with integrity while delivering for the top companies in almost every industry.
In order to nurture the talent that makes this happen, we are committed to an inclusive culture that celebrates and values diverse insights and perspectives, a workforce that inspires thought leadership and innovation.
Oracle offers a highly competitive suite of Employee Benefits designed on the principles of parity, consistency, and affordability. The overall package includes certain core elements such as Medical, Life Insurance, access to Retirement Planning, and much more. We also encourage our employees to engage in the culture of giving back to the communities where we live and do business.
At Oracle, we believe that innovation starts with diversity and inclusion and to create the future we need talent from various backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities. We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to successfully participate in the job application, interview process, and in potential roles. to perform crucial job functions.
That’s why we’re committed to creating a workforce where all individuals can do their best work. It’s when everyone’s voice is heard and valued that we’re inspired to go beyond what’s been done before.
Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer * . All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans’ status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Oracle will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records pursuant to applicable law.
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