Data analytics consultants - expressions of interest At Simmro (www.simmro.com) we help our clients leverage the knowledge hidden in their data to create value. Simmro is seeking consultants with strong data skills and willing to work on big data analytics. Simmro consultants: 1. Apply technical strategies by processing, analyzing and interpreting huge data sets. 2. Use analytical rigor and statistical methods to mine through data to identify opportunities for clients to improve their business returns. 3. Do more than just crunch the numbers. They work with Engineers, Product Managers, Sales Associates and Marketing teams to adjust client practices based on their findings. Identifying the problem is only half the job; they also help figure out the solution. 4. Are willing to work in a fast paced start-up environment. Minimum Qualifications 1. Bachelors degree or equivalent practical experience. 2. Fluency in SQL or other programming languages 3. Some development experience in at least one scripting language (PHP, Python, Perl, etc.) 4. Basic understanding of statistical analysis, experience with packages such as R, MATLAB, SPSS, SAS, Stata, etc. preferred 5. Experienced in using databases (such as MySQL, Oracle, Terradata, Vertica ) and scripting languages (such as Python). Preferred Qualifications 1. MS or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering or equivalent field. 2. 4 years relevant work experience. 3. Substantial real-world experience, especially in areas such as data. Experience with large data sets and distributed computing (Hive/Hadoop) a plus. 4. Ability to draw conclusions from data and recommend actions. 5. Demonstrated willingness to both teach others and learn new techniques. 6. Demonstrated leadership and self-direction. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.