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The Opportunity

Fredericton, NB, Canada Engineering Experienced Full-time

SimpTek is seeking a Data Scientist to join our growing team. You will play a crucial role in helping SimpTek make smarter decisions to deliver even better products. Your primary focus will be in applying data mining techniques, doing statistical analysis, and building high-quality prediction systems integrated with our products and improve and extend the features used by our existing classifier.

 

We are looking for someone that thrives on the urgency of startups and is able to do a logical work, like data analytics, while being creative, and is eager to learn and evolve as the job demands. You will have to be able to enhance the data insights procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems - this data includes time series data and event-based data sets. We?re looking for someone who can take ownership and if you think you have those qualifications, you might be a good fit to join our team!

What you'll do

Responsibilities

  • Selecting features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques
  • Extending company?s data with third party sources of information when needed
  • Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
  • Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
  • Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
  • Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance

What you'll need

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years experience in similar roles
  • Excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, etc.
  • Experience with common data science toolkits.
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with data visualization tools, such as D3.js, Highcharts.js etc.
  • Proficiency in using query languages like SQL.
  • Great applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
  • Excellent scripting and programming skills
  • Data-oriented personality

We're looking for

Core Skills

Data Analysis Scikit-Learn Tensorflow Machine Learning Time Series Analysis Anomaly Detection Feature Engineering Cloud Computing

A little bit about us

SimpTek Technologies Inc.

About SimpTek Technologies

We are creating a platform that will effectively make saving energy a little easier for everyone - utility companies, multi-residential building owners and consumers. By using big data analytics, SimpTek is the new bridge connecting consumers with utilities and multi-res buildings, allowing them to better understand, engage, and predict energy usage.

SimpTek is a fast growing company that can offer you a non-traditional work experience. We can ensure you that we invest in our people and always support individual growth with never-ending opportunities to learn. While working in a fast-paced environment of a startup, you will have the support of our close-knit team that will help you achieve your professional and personal goals. We value teamwork and always ensure that everyone has a fun and exciting experience working with us. Our team loves to get together for a quick nerf gun battle, birthday celebration and often get together for lunch.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

About SimpTek Technologies

We are creating a platform that will effectively make saving energy a little easier for everyone - utility companies, multi-residential building owners and consumers. By using big data analytics, SimpTek is the new bridge connecting consumers with utilities and multi-res buildings, allowing them to better understand, engage, and predict energy usage.

SimpTek is a fast growing company that can offer you a non-traditional work experience. We can ensure you that we invest in our people and always support individual growth with never-ending opportunities to learn. While working in a fast-paced environment of a startup, you will have the support of our close-knit team that will help you achieve your professional and personal goals. We value teamwork and always ensure that everyone has a fun and exciting experience working with us. Our team loves to get together for a quick nerf gun battle, birthday celebration and often get together for lunch.

We can offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits
  • The opportunity to work passionate and driven individuals
  • Flexible schedule