This position is part of the Analytical Solutions team that provides internal services to various departments, including Software Development, Marketing, and New Business Development. The main focus for this role is on the suite of TV systems for national television, local television, and video on demand. In this role, the Data Scientist will utilize skills and knowledge in statistics and media research, working closely with other members of the Analytical Solutions team, the research team and Software Development department to develop and maintain value-added solutions, both on a syndicated and custom basis, on top of comScore’s TV data sets.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES, include the following. Other duties may be assigned:
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Undergraduate degree in Statistics, Decision Sciences, Economics, Physics, or Mathematics required, advanced degree is preferable
Two to four years related experience and/or training, including experience in traditional, direct, or digital media research
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability, sampling, and statistical inference, and fundamentals of calculus, statistics, and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, weights, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
About comScore: comScore, Inc. (OTC: SCOR) is a leading cross-platform measurement company that measures audiences, brands and consumer behavior everywhere.
comScore is a recognized global leader in cross-platform measurement of audiences, advertising and consumer behavior. Built on precision and innovation, comScore combines proprietary TV, digital and movie viewing data with vast demographic details to measure consumers’ multiscreen behavior at scale. With more than 3,200 clients and a global footprint that spans more than 75 countries, comScore is delivering the future of media measurement.
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