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Data Scientist

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
6 days ago
Position Overview:

As a Data Scientist with the B2B Systems Transformation Office, you will be part of a very tightly knit and dynamic team that likes to grow, evolve, learn and isn't afraid to try new things. This is a dream job for the curious, analytical mind wanting to push the boundaries and challenge the status quo. You will be professionally rewarded by the diversity of problems and data sets, and with your expertise, provide discoveries that will solve complex business challenges and opportunities that will drive strategic business decisions to delivering optimum business outcomes, including capital deployment plans, and exceptional customers experiences.

Specifically, you will be developing appropriate data models and frameworks, drawing from various data sources, to identify new business opportunities and improved network quality. If you thrive in a highly collaborative, cross-functional team environment and acting as a thought leader who can combine expert knowledge of operational and business intelligence to drive actions and decisions, come join our team.

What YOU will do:

    •Responsible for determining data specific customer and user experience common requirements •Identify and Document key data assets and critical data elements for analytics, AI , ML , Modeling purposes •Support the user community on business aspects of all data within the analytic environment •Identify and Document key data assets and critical data elements for operational data •Support the user community on business aspects of all data within operational data environment •Attend data stewardship forum regularly and report any data needs, risks or issues as they arise •Create and maintain data strategy within TELUS Portfolio Roadmaps (once per calendar year) •Perform data acceptance testing


What YOU bring:
    •Collaborative team player, creative, entrepreneurial, experimental, persistent, and structured •Unrelenting curiosity when analyzing ambiguous challenges and opportunities •Excellent communication and visual communicator •Ability to build strong, collaborative working relationships across the organization, partners, and vendors •Excellent analytical, judgment and decision making skills •Ability to effectively translate complex, technical issues, ideas or concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders at all levels across the organization •Deep understanding and knowledge of the data their business unit is responsible for, including the following:
      •Business processes, business rules and requirements for data creation, management, use and sharing •Data context, semantics, lineage and syntax •Understanding of data mastering and replication rules •Data policies governing the data, including security classification, records retention and data protection
    •Ability to communicate and collaborate with other Data Stewards and stakeholders across the organization •Familiar with DAMA's International Guide to Data Management Body of Knowledge (DAMA DMBOK)
    •5 or more years of data analytics experience covering large data volumes and complex data sets from varying sources •Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering •Experience with GIS analytics •Experience with data analytic and visualization tools such as: Tableau, DOMO, SQL •Proficient with Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), GSuite •5-7 years of experience in B2B technology and data analytics •Familiarity with TELUS Business Services will be considered

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.
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