The Clorox Company Data Scientist in Illinois
Make your mark
At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we’re all able to make a positive impact – at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth – growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.
As Data Science Manager, you would have the opportunity to apply data science techniques across our portfolio of brands to create novel tools and analyses, pushing the boundaries of marketing analytics within the company.
This role is responsible for building data products and translating data into clear and compelling insights ensuring proper activation that leads to business results. You will work closely with other data scientists, engineers and partners across Marketing, Sales and R&D to derive insights from diverse data sources, help the business make data-driven decisions and apply cutting edge data science techniques. The ideal candidate would be passionate about data science and product analytics with business facing experience. This position reports to the Associate Director, Data Science.
Engage with studios and business stakeholders to discover data science and analytics opportunities and pain points
Assess and scope data science work within these opportunities and pain points to effectively develop priorities and map to specific algorithms, data products and components
Lead and coach stakeholders and team members to enhance their ability to deliver on the agreed data strategy
Collaborate with a cross-functional team to develop strategic data-driven frameworks and use agile product management to ensure on-time product delivery and activation
Ensure projects are delivered within the agreed schedule and budget while ensuring quality
Deliver clear and consistent communications within projects and across stakeholders of all levels
Actively engage in meetings, solution design, review sessions and retrospectives. Support team by actively engaging in knowledge share sessions and brining in innovative data science ideas
Manage expectations daily to keep everyone aligned
Key Skills, Abilities, Experience and Education Required
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree or higher in data science, math, statistics, computer science or other relevant quantitative fields. MS strongly preferred
5-7+ years of relevant business experience with bachelor’s, or 3-5+ years with graduate degree
Highly collaborative and able to communicate effectively with non-technical audiences . Business partner facing experience is preferred
Comfortable with predictive modeling, A/B testing and experimentation, neural networks and deep learning, natural language processing, data visualization, and statistical analysis
Experience in Python and its packages such as PySpark, PyTorch, Keras, TensorFlow
Experience with cloud-based data tools like BigQuery, Azure Synapse and GCS
Ability to create examples, prototypes, demonstrations to help management better understand the work
Self-starter who can think creatively and look for/develop elegant and viable solves for real world problems
Skilled at producing actionable and compelling recommendations driven by complex data
Strong leadership and communication skills
Excellent time and project management skills with the ability to work efficiently under tight deadlines
Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
Strong Business acumen. Consumer goods (CPG/FMCG) experience preferred
Comfortable in a dynamic environment and able to identify needs, develop a plan of action and implement
More about Marketing
Marketing is a powerful growth engine for Clorox. We create winning ideas that drive consumer value and energize our brands and businesses around the world. Consumers are at the center of everything we do, and our brand teams translate passion for the consumer into business results. We use consumer insights to develop and implement marketing plans, create and evaluate business-building projects, and inspire new product development opportunities. Join our team to help us develop human-centered, technology-enabled, purpose-driven brands.
More About Clorox
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with approximately 8,800 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2020 sales of $6.7 billion. Clorox markets some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products;
Liquid-Plumr® clog removers
Poett® home care products
Fresh Step® cat litter
Glad® bags, wraps and containers
Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces
Brita® water-filtration products; Burt's Bees® natural personal care products
RenewLife® digestive health products
Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality™ and NeoCell® dietary supplements.
The company also markets industry-leading products and technologies for professional customers, including those sold under the CloroxPro™ and Clorox Healthcare® brand names. Nearly 80% of the company's sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.
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Making a positive impact
Clorox is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's New Plastics Economy Global Commitment. The company has been broadly recognized for its corporate responsibility efforts, named to the 2020 Axios Harris Poll 100 reputation rankings, Barron's 2020 100 Most Sustainable Companies list, and the Human Rights Campaign's 2020 Corporate Equality Index, among others. In support of its communities, The Clorox Company and its foundations contributed more than $25 million in combined cash grants, product donations and cause marketing in fiscal year 2020. For more information, visit TheCloroxCompany.com , including the Good Growth blog, and follow the company on Twitter at @CloroxCo
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