Associate Data Scientist at Daniel J. Edelman Holdings in New York, New York

Posted in General Business 6 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

This role is open to be based from: New York, NY; Chicago, IL; Washington, DC; Los Angeles, CA; Portland, OR; San Francisco, CA; Atlanta, GA; Seattle, WA; Miami, FL; Dallas, TX; Austin, TX; Orlando, FL


Edelman Intelligence is seeking an Associate Data Scientist. The person in this role is expected to help drive Advanced Analytics client work, bringing together expertise in statistics, programming, and the communication of analytical insights. This person will contribute significantly towards client deliverables, help develop new analytical approaches and offerings, and mentor more junior team members.


    • Assist in the leadership of day to day project execution, including client deliverables, status updates, and project management

    • Efficiently manage data from disparate sources, distilling into datasets prepared for modeling

    • Execute statistical models to support client projects, including marketing mix modeling, attribution, and purchase funnel analytics

    • Prepare client facing material (example: PowerPoint slides and charts), distilling analytical insights effectively into stories for EI clients

    • Develop standardized code and processes that can be easily used by the larger team

    • Support senior staff in the development of client proposals


    • Academic background in econometrics or applied statistics and related technologies, including statistical concepts, (example: Time-Series Regression, Logistic Regression, Factor Analysis)

    • Comfortable with prepping and visualizing data

    • Experience in statistical programming in R, SAS, or Python-experience in more than one language is a preferred

    • Excellent organizational and communication skills, coupled with the ability to adapt to new conditions, assignments and deadlines

Edelman Data & Intelligence (DxI) is a global, multidisciplinary research, analytics and data consultancy with a distinctly human mission.

We use data and intelligence to help businesses and organizations build trusting relationships with people: making communications more authentic, engagement more exciting and connections more meaningful.

DxI brings together and integrates the necessary people-based PR, communications, social, research and exogenous data, as well as the technology infrastructure to create, collect, store and manage first-party data and identity resolution. DxI is comprised of over 350 research specialists, business scientists, data engineers, behavioral and machine-learning experts, and data strategy consultants based in 15 markets around the world.

Edelman DxI is an equal opportunity employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.