Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Vancouver


What You'll Do
As a Data Scientist, you will:
Identify opportunities to impact Cisco’s strategy, operations, and execution with data science insights
Be the problem-solver and catalyst that will help business teams make better decisions using Data and Analytics
Bring an inter-disciplinary skillset of Applied Math, Technology and Business
Work with teams that design, build, and operationalize models using the latest in AI/ML techniques to deliver meaningful solutions
Work with Data Products/Services across Descriptive, Inquisitive and Predictive Analytics to improve business processes and drive tangible business outcomes
Above all, come with a curious mind and a passionate learning mindset
Who You'll Work With
We are building a best-in-class team of passionate, result oriented problem solvers with the aim of enabling better data-driven decisions and thereby creating business impact.
We operate as a startup: work hard, learn every single day, focus on doing measurable and impactful work; and have lots of fun along the way
Who You Are
Do you enjoy working a multi-tasking, rapid prototyping, and agile development environment? Good interpersonal skills are an important part of what you bring to this role.
Our minimum requirements for this role:
BS/BA in an analytical or technical field with a strong Quantitative focus (e.g. Math, Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science, Operations Research, Physics, or Engineering). 
1-2 years of industry experience in Advanced Analytics/Data science. Consulting experience (especially analytics consulting) a plus.
·      You enjoy defining problem statements, breaking down complex or fuzzy business problems into analytical questions, synthesizing data to “tell the story,” and recommending solutions
You have sound understanding of Statistics and AI including (but not limited to) regression, clustering, classification, decision trees, time series forecasting, neural networks, deep learning, etc.
·      You are familiar with Python, R, SQL languages in analytical contexts
Exposure to large data sets and distributed computing, data warehousing, data integration, and ETL/ELT tools will be a plus
Experience with ML frameworks/libraries e.g. TensorFlow, PyTorch, Caffe, Scikit-learn, Pandas, etc.
Exposure to tools and infrastructure needed to support data science efforts.  Bonus for cloud technologies e.g. Google Cloud Platform, AWS, Azure will be a plus
Exposure to visualization tools, e.g. D3, Angular, Shiny, Tableau, Qlik, Data Studio, etc. will be a plus
Why Cisco
At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.
Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.
We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.
Colorful hair? Don’t care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? That’s cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco
Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.
Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

About the company

At Cisco, transforming the way people work, live, play and learn also includes being a great place to work. For 17 years, we’ve been named a Fortune 100 Best Place to Work, one of a handful of companies included on the list since its inception. And, we are among 25 companies acknowledged as a world’s best multinational workplace.

We’re proud of this recognition because it means, at Cisco, you will enjoy working flexibly, using our own market-leading collaboration technology to drive innovation; taking advantage of numerous health and wellness resources; pursuing exciting career opportunities, and participating in programs to help your local communities or fulfill philanthropic interests. And, you’ll be doing all of this while being part of a global team that is making a positive difference in the world.

Learn why Cisco is a great place to work and what we offer you.

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