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Data Scientist

Location: 

Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Calgary, AB, CA

Req ID:  24476
Jobs by Category:  Operations
Job Function:  Operations
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular

Ready to help turn data into action oriented insights? 

 

Join our team 


The Enablement & Insights Team within PureFibre Deployment & Enablement (PFD&E) is looking for a dynamic individual to join us and provide high usability, robust, data solutions for our business.

 

Stakeholders use the Business Intelligence we provide to manage, analyze and plan our business. We primarily use DOMO for data visualization and are always looking for better ways for our stakeholders to use our services. 


This role will report to the Manager – Technology Strategy where you’ll be part of a small and mighty team striving to make a significant difference across the organization!


Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together 


As a Data Scientist, you are a strategic thinker with an expert level skill for capturing business insights and applying them to learning and business decision opportunities. You will partner with peers, senior leaders and stakeholders to drive out transformational business opportunities using data and insights, delivering best-in-class solutions.


Here's how

 

  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions
  • Mine and analyze data from databases to drive optimization and improvement of operational metrics and business strategies
  • Present results to business line stakeholders and help create a data-driven culture
  • Leverage distributed computing, machine learning and AI techniques for analysis, data mining and modeling
  • Lead and/or coordinate innovation for development of data collection, reporting, and insights
     

You're the missing piece of the puzzle!

 

  • Bringing a minimum 3 years of work experience in data science, machine learning, model development, quantitative analysis, interpretation
  • Applying your expert level querying skills using programs such as R, Python, SAS to transform, clean and discover actionable insights from large data sets and different source systems
  • Identifying new technologies as they become available, and disseminate them to the peers and key stakeholders
  • Proven ability to build trusting relationships with key stakeholders
  • Recognized as a strong collaborative team player (strategic and creative thinker who always comes up with innovative ideas and solutions)
  • Respected for the ability to analyze and translate large volumes of disparate data and information into clear findings and models/concepts
  • With a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics/Statistics, Quantitative Science or Computer Science

 

Great-to-haves 

 

  • The ability to use data to find patterns that provide possible solutions to business problems comes naturally to you
  • You have experience in business Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to help with operations
  • Understanding the importance of data verification and root cause analysis comes naturally to you because you have done it every time you released a product or were involved in solving a problem 
     

A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

 

 

 

 

Operations

We’re the ones that design, build, repair and maintain the billions of dollars’ worth of the infrastructure that keeps more than 15.2 million Canadians connected.

We are honoured to be recognized

1.4M
Days volunteered in our communities.

70%
Team members that work at home or are mobile.

15.2
Million customers that TELUS is serving across Canada.

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.