Research Scientist: Rockwell Automation, Strategic Development, USA

The Strategic Development group at Rockwell Automation (<>) has a research position available for a data scientist at its Austin, Texas location. The successful candidate will join a dynamic research team to develop innovative analytics solutions for a diverse range of applications that will put the candidate's technical and creative skills to the test. The specific activities will focus on real-time predictive and prescriptive analytics for applications in manufacturing and process industries.

Required Skills:

  *   Strong Background in Statistical Data Analysis.
  *   Solid background in algorithmic development for analytics. Of special interest is the ability to customize analytics algorithms for streaming data.
  *   Ability to develop & deploy creative analytics solution for real world problems.
  *   Good programming background with languages such as Python, R, C/C++.

Desired Skills:

  *   Familiarity with the development of presentation layer for the analytics solutions (e.g. HTML5)
  *   Familiarity with optimization & control theory
  *   Ability to communicate effectively with people of diverse technical backgrounds and across technologies, disciplines and functions.

Education Requirements:

  *   Graduate degree (preferably Ph.D) in Engineering, Physics, or Computer Science specializing in one or more of the following: Statistical Data Analysis, Computational Efficiency of Numerical Algorithms (preferably in statistical data analysis, optimization), Process Modelling, Control & Optimization.

Salary and contract conditions:

  *   Compensation package will be commensurate with the qualifications of the applicant.
  *   Minimal travel requirements.

Please send your application (including a full CV) to Bijan Sayyar-Rodsari ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>).