Job Description

Company Description

WHO WE ARE  

At Pilot Company, our care and commitment to our team members come from a deeply rooted history that started nearly 60 years ago. Since that opening, we have celebrated many accomplishments and have stayed true to our mission of connecting people and places with comfort, care, and a smile at every stop. We are the largest operator of travel centers in North America serving over a million guests every day and we’re now starting a new chapter in our rich history.  

We’re launching a brand-new Analytics Center of Excellence whose mission is to maximize the use of our rich data sets using the latest technologies and ways of working, growing our colleagues and communities along the way. We have gathered vast data sets that are fueled by a robust data infrastructure to support it. Now, we are in a position to use the richest data pool in our history to solve complex and interesting problems, so our team is growing and seeking bright professionals eager to be a part of the journey.  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Description

WHAT YOU’LL DO 

  • As a Senior Data Scientist, you will be an instrumental member of our Analytics Center of Excellence. You will apply exceptional expertise in artificial intelligence through the use of machine learning, data mining, and information retrieval to design, prototype and build next generation advanced analytics engines and services. Furthermore, you will: 
  • Deliver systematic approaches, integrating work into applications and tools with our cross-functional teams of data engineers, business pioneers, analysts, and developers 
  • Create repeatable, interpretable, dynamic, and scalable models that are seamlessly incorporated into statistical data products 
  • Engineer features by using your business acumen that will improve analytical models and are easy to interpret 
  • Effectively communicate the analytics approach and how it will meet and address goals to our business partners 
  • Advocate and educate on the value of data directed outcomes making focusing on the "how and why" of solving problems 
  • Develop best practices for end-to-end data science project life cycle 

 

WHO YOU ARE 

  • You have a Graduate Degree in Data Science, Business Analytics, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics or other quantitative discipline and 4+ years experience required OR Bachelor’s Degree in a quantitative discipline and demonstrated Data Science skills, plus 6+ years work experience
  • You have deep expertise in Python or R and SQL and curious to learn more about Scala 
  • You have experience with Big Data technologies and machine learning platforms like PySpark,  AWS Sagemaker
  • You have experience in productionizing machine learning models and monitoring models in production using cloud technologies
  • You have a problem-solving mindset and the ability to think creatively to develop solution approaches for complex business  problems
  • You are comfortable working with Agile Frameworks for Data Science projects
  • Popular optimization frameworks and libraries (Python, Gurobi) have no secrets for you 

 

Qualifications

WHO YOU ARE 

  • You have a Graduate Degree in Data Science, Business Analytics, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics or other quantitative discipline and 4+ years experience required OR Bachelor’s Degree in a quantitative discipline and demonstrated Data Science skills, plus 6+ years work experience
  • You have deep expertise in Python or R and SQL and curious to learn more about Scala 
  • You have experience with Big Data technologies and machine learning platforms like PySpark,  AWS Sagemaker
  • You have experience in productionizing machine learning models and monitoring models in production using cloud technologies
  • You have a problem-solving mindset and the ability to think creatively to develop solution approaches for complex business  problems
  • You are comfortable working with Agile Frameworks for Data Science projects
  • Popular optimization frameworks and libraries (Python, Gurobi) have no secrets for you 
Additional Information

Every single day we are proud to make life better for our team members and our guests. We are fueling life's journeys and a career with Pilot is an opportunity to work hard, have fun and live up to your full potential. Do you want to become part of the Pilot family?  

  • Nation-wide Medical Plan/Dental/Vision
  • 401(k) Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Flexible Schedule Weekly Pay

Application Instructions

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