The Visual Data Scientist & Data Analyst positions discover and curate new and existing data sources to create solutions for the business. These key positions help bring data to life to solve business problems. At times, the problem is identified by a business unit, frequently wishing to optimize cost, revenue, or improve quality, and at times problems are formulated by the Data Scientists. Solutions are then envisioned that harness internal and external data and (in the case of the Visualization side) through advanced visualizations, provide the ability for users to answer their key questions.
Supports all enterprise units including Business Units and Skill Teams
Responsible for creating new data visualizations, including:
Problem formulation and design of solution
Harvesting of data from multiple systems globally
Collaborating with Analytics and IT teams to transforming the data for use in modeling and visualizations
Designing visual interface for users to interact with the data; Building visualizations
Identify relationships in data to assist in providing insights
Evaluation of data accuracy, completeness, timeliness and stability to establish repeatable, sustainable processes to maintain
Data visualization team will train and deployment of the new tools.
1+ years of experience with one or more of the following tools: Data Gathering skills/tools (e.g. SQL, Hadoop, Teradata, SAS, Business Objects, etc.) OR Visualization skills/tools (e.g. QlikView, Tableau, WebFocus, etc.)
Master’s degree with a strong background in data science
Strong collaboration and communications skills
Strong problem formulation and problem solving skills
Experience communicating findings to make data analysis actionable and understandable by business partners
Ability to take complex problems and break them down to create an implement an action plan
Strong understanding of analysis and computational complexity and ability to programmatically solve problems
Strong capabilities at designing visual interface for data interaction
The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always to go further.
Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.
Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.