Head of eBusiness Analytics and Data Science

Posted 31 May 2018

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 176357


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:  As part of the new eBusiness team, you will have the opportunity to build and lead a team of analysts and data scientists.  The team will be responsible for 1) building a decision support organization of analysts and systems allowing democratization of data for use through the organization and 2) implementing machine learning strategies and tactics that leverage billions of data points accumulated from our awarding winning websites and businesses built over decades.  


This is an exciting role with the potential to leverage creativity and technology, and will be highly visible at all levels of the organization.


Who You Are:  You are first a business leader, who can utilize expertise and understand data to build compelling narratives for the eBusiness team and other business leaders.  You also have the technical skills to straddle and deliver not only basic analytics, but also advanced machine learning techniques that enable improved digital marketing and delivery of a world class customer experience.

  • You are structured and organized in thinking processes; strong analytical skills

  • You have an excellent understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms, such as k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, etc

  • You have strong communication and demonstrated leadership skills

  • You possess strong business and finance acumen

  • You apply statistical methodologies to enable key objectives including but not limited to cross sell/up sell, marketing automation and SEO

  • You have demonstrated the ability to effectively build and lead teams

    You have a degree in Statistics, Bioinformatics, Data Science, Economics, or Business; advanced degree preferred with 6 or more years of experience


What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

Curious? Apply and find more information at come2emd.com

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.

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