Mondelez International Senior Associate Principal Scientist- Data Science in Birmingham, United Kingdom
What makes working at Mondelēz International so special? Many things. The iconic brands and global nature of our business. The continuous innovation and endless opportunities to grow. The chance, each and every day, to put a smile on people’s faces. We’re the world’s leading maker of Chocolate, Biscuits, Candy and Gum with billion-dollar brands like Cadbury, Milka, Prince and Oreo and we now have an exciting opportunity to join our team.
The Senior Associate Principal Scientist- Data Science will be responsible for leading a small team to organise, mine and visualise complex R&D data to deliver new insights to enable rapid, high quality innovation across our chocolate, biscuit, gum & candy categories. The successful candidate will explore opportunities from a wide range of data sources and types.
Works with engineers and scientists to define complex technical challenges to be solved
Defines system needs to maximise data as an asset to the R&D function including combining data / connecting data from multiple sources
Uses appropriate software tools to mine and visualise data, including programming where necessary
Set up predictive and prescriptive models
Ensure modelling techniques are robust and appropriate and highlighting the need for more experimental data where necessary
Communicates outputs from the work with R&D teams to ensure learning is embedded in the business quickly to speed up innovation and optimisation
Write and builds best practice documentation and actively strives to change traditional ways of working within R&D
Develops simplified software tools for others to use to add and interpret data, and understand results
Researches and keeps up to date with developments in data science techniques
Maintains and develops data mining resources including hardware and software updates, working with IT department to maintain security and back-up systems
Develop junior team members
Bachelor degree or higher in a STEM subject
Extensive experience of Data Science from data management through to advanced modelling and communicating outputs - ideally with experience of IBM SPSS Modeller Gold
Experience of a wide range of software solutions and tools such as machine learning & AI algorithms
Ability to simplify complex problems and communicate to wide audience
Global experience and additional language preferred
We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills.
In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer an attractive benefits package within a highly successful International business that offers financial rewards and resources, including bonus scheme, contributory pension, life assurance, generous holiday allowance and a flexible benefits programme.
Job: RDQ Functional Excellence
Primary Location: EU-GB-England-Birmingham
Req ID: 1811091