Senior data Scientist

Full time

Employment Information


  • Identify key business requirements that will drive the design, development, implementation, and delivery of models, quantitative analyses, and other analytical solutions
  • Conceptualize, design, and develop analytical solutions that are stable and scalable to meet business needs using the latest technologies
  • Partner closely with Data Architecture, Data Management, and Data Visualization teams to build optimal analytical solutions that lead to the desired business outcomes
  • Collaborate with and influence multiple stakeholder groups to ensure alignment with standards, guidelines and best practices
  • Provide thought leadership and education to business partners regarding analytic best practices
  • Enable analytic end-users by onboarding new end-users to the analytic platforms while providing recurring training workshops, prototype sessions and holding office hours
  • Aid in enabling enterprise roll out of advanced analytic capabilities
  • Identify, report, and escalate risks to manager and stakeholders appropriately

Required experience:

  • Advanced degree in Business Analytics, Mathematics or related discipline; or an equivalent combination of demonstrated skills or experience
  • 5+ years professional experience in designing and developing analytics solutions
  • 3+ years’ experience in statistical programming such as Python, R, SAS, SPSS, etc.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of statistical and analytic techniques including regression, clustering, classification, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to translate between business objectives and technical analyses and to communicate results and findings with non-technical business partners
  • Experience using traditional and modern platforms including cloud storage and compute technologies
  • Intermediate to Advanced SQL skills

Preferred experience/education:

Master’s degree in Business Analytics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related discipline; or an equivalent combination of demonstrated skills and experience

About Land O’Lakes, Inc.

Join us and be part of a Fortune 250, farmer- and member-owned cooperative that is reimagining the business of food. We have been named a Top Workplace by Indeed and LinkedIn, and to the TIME 100 Most Influential Companies list.

We provide a broad portfolio of benefits to keep you and your family at your best. Land O’Lakes is Where Your Future Takes Root.

Land O’Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.

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