Online since 1999 | 11,591 IT Jobs Live NOW

Data Scientist (Chicago, IL)

Premium Job From Nigel Frank International
Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 26th July
Location: Chicago Heights
Salary/Rate: £131,228 - £151,732
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Job Title: Data Scientist - Azure Job Type: Perm/Full-Time Location: Chicago, IL Travel: Must be onsite 2x per month Salary: $160,000 - 185,000 Start: ASAP

Job Overview

Our client is on a journey to become a completely data-driven organization. They already operate completely in Azure Cloud, so knowledge of Azure is a must. The Data Scientist will play a key role in redefining and reengineering the way data is managed across the organization's data enterprise. The Data Scientist will support strategy and vision by creating and executing solutions from initial concept to fully tested production.

Must have a proven ability to drive business results with their data-based insights and be comfortable working with a wide range of stakeholders and functional teams. We are looking for true data evangelists who know how to make an impact and know how to create and deliver business value.


  • Building predictive models and other analytic solutions
  • Apply statistical and machine learning methods to analyze large, complex data sets
  • Collaborate with various domains/Strategic Insights Group to brainstorm creative uses for data
  • Develop complex algorithms and statistical predictive models and determines analytical approaches and modeling techniques to evaluate scenarios and potential future outcomes
  • Perform analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve multiple and complex business problems
  • Deliver actionable guidance and recommendations to internal product and business stakeholders to help understand nuances of the models built and tactics for improving
  • Act as the subject matter expert on solutions produced by working closely with internal business partners to help customers better understand their data
  • Actively participate in the execution and planning of our data capture strategies to improve data automation, data quality, and our analytics capabilities
  • Run ad-hoc data extracts for requests from diverse partners and automate those needs over time
  • Perform highly complex, technical, and creative predictive analytics projects.
  • Manage and prioritize multiple moderate-to-highly complex projects including gathering business requirements, developing project goals and requirements, coordinating project timelines, and communicating project status and deliverables with customers and management.


  • Experience developing and owning production-level models using various data sets
  • Experience shipping models to production, and ensuring continuous availability via measurements, and tools like statistical process control
  • Knowledge of the Azure Modern Data Tech Stack
  • Ability to translate business needs into technical requirements through active partnerships, collaborating with partners, data scientists and data engineers
  • Compelling storytelling through analytics and visualization, getting your point across, and keeping your audience engaged
  • Strong critical thinking, active listening, and communication skills to infer business needs, grasp the underlying context, and translate loose direction on analytical projects into concrete solutions
  • Attention to detail and desire for end-to-end ownership of deliverables

Azure Tech Stack: Stream Analytics, Azure Databricks, Azure Data Factory, Data Lake Analytics, HDInsight, Analysis Service, Event Hubs, Data Factory, Cosmos DB, SQL Data Warehouse, Azure SQL Database, etc.


  • Competitive Salary
  • EXCELLENT Bonus package
  • Comprehensive Benefits Program
  • Paid certifications/learning and growth opportunities
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • 401K
  • Superb company tenure - work for a business trusted for over 25 years!!

*Please email a copy of your resume to Click here to contact this recruiter for consideration!

Nigel Frank International is the global leader for Microsoft Azure recruitment, advertising more Microsoft Azure jobs than any other agency. We work with both Microsoft Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in the Microsoft Azure market, we've built relationships with the key employers across the nation and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities are.

We understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any Azure candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed.

Please call or email Click here to contact this recruiter / (718) 412-1203 for additional information about the Azure market and available Azure job opportunities in your area.

See for more fantastic Azure opportunities!

Nigel Frank International Inc. is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Contact Name: Cailtlin Walsh
Reference: TJ/3086/NFICW726_1658859696
Job ID: 3122655

Browse all skill types