Data Scientist – Urner Barry
Toms River, New Jersey, USA

Urner Barry strives to be at the forefront of delivering market news, quotes and analysis with the most effective methods available using the latest in database technology. Covering the poultry, egg, red meat and seafood sectors, COMTELL provides benchmark pricing, market intelligence and statistics for the protein markets. Whether it be in print, on-line, email or video, Urner Barry’s services deliver timely and valuable market news, quotations and analysis to a wide range of customers.

The Data Scientist is part of the Instant Market News (IMN) team and is responsible for a variety of duties at Urner Barry. These functions range from management support activities to the implementation of day-to-day operations. As employee development is essential, responsibilities and job function may expand and evolve proportionate to the employer’s needs.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (include, but not limited to):
• Data mining using state-of-the-art methods
• Enhancing data collection procedures
• Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis
• Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance
• Text file parsing
• Automated web navigation
• PDF extraction

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Advanced knowledge of Python coding
• Basic understanding of SQL Databases
• Work both individually and in group setting
• The ability to complete assignments within a given time-frame
• Problem Solving, Documentation and Verbal Communication skills

CHARACTER:
• Creative thinking, flexible, diligent, professional
• Good communicator
• Elevated sense of urgency
• Straightforward, honest, team player

COMPENSATION:
• Salary
• Health, Optical, Dental, Orthodontic Insurance, 401k, Profit Sharing

SUBMIT RESUME TO:
Human Resource Manager
Urner Barry Publications
P.O. Box 389
Toms River, NJ 08754
E-mail: careers@urnerbarry.com
Fax: 732-341-0891