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The Hertz Corporation Data Scientist in Estero, Florida

General Responsibilities

Data Scientist :

The primary mission of the Data Scientist function is to incorporate various responsibilities involved with the development of analytical tools in SAS, SQL, R, or Python to track key metrics identified by various teams within brand strategy. The Data Scientist should be able to solve complex analytical problems using quantitative approaches easily identifying correlations between multi-dimensional datasets.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Develop analytical tools in SAS, SQL, R, or Python to track division performance and create KPI reports for Senior-level executives.

  2. Solve complex analytical problems using quantitative approaches using unique blend of technical, business mathematical, analytical and data skills

  3. Use deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms

  4. Analyze large, complex multi-dimensional data sets with variety of tools

  5. Monitor, coordinate, and oversee scheduled and automated dashboards as well as alerting systems to notify Marketing of changes in customer behavior, industry trends, segmentations and KPIs.

  6. Gather data intelligence from all available sources; including data collection, competitor tracking, market share, digital data, social media, customer sentiment, financial results, and competitive research.

  7. Data governance regarding direct report queries maintaining correct protocol and procedures working with large, in production data sets.

Mandatory Requirements

Education, Experience, and Skills:

Educational Background:

  • Master’s degree preferred but not required in lieu of experience.

  • Preferred fields of study include MIS, CIS, Statistics, Actuarial Sciences, Data Science and/or Mathematics.

Professional Experience:

  • 3 - 4+ years’ experience in SQL or SAS programming.

  • Experience with Big Data/large extracts/complex source data

  • Preference for experience with customer, digital, and social media data

  • Strong working background in Data Mining, Data Extraction, & Coding required .

  • Experience with multiple data platforms

  • Data control/smoothing across several sources

  • Prior experience in large data sets/data scientist/analytics

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Statistical modelling

  • Fluency with scripting language such as Python

  • Emerging trends in data analytics and open source languages

  • Excellent written and presentation communications

  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills

  • Ability to coordinate and work with cross-functional teams

  • Automation and data architecture a plus


  • Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau)

  • Intellectual curiosity

  • SAS, SQL

  • Microsoft Office products: PowerPoint, Exchange, Visio, Access, Excel

EEO Statement

Hertz is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.

Hertz is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or domestic partnership status, disability, protected veteran status or military status, genetic information, or any other category protected under applicable law. Hertz is committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment and advancement of minorities, women, persons with disabilities and protected veterans.

Location US-FL-Estero

Job ID 182418

# Positions 1

Category Marketing

Division RAC

Position Type Regular Full Time