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Alight Solutions Is Looking For a Data Scientist


As part of an industry-leading team, you will help drive results for our clients by delivering innovative and effective solutions as part of our HR Services Business group within Alight Solutions.



Your Impact As a Data Scientist to build the Predictive Analytics Strategy:


Role Responsibilities

  • Define requirements for new enterprise statistical solutions and hand off requirements documents to data engineers and data architect for the team to deliver.
  • Act as a consultant with customers to identify, create and deliver statistical solutions; solving known and undiscovered business problems progressing through diagnostic, predictive and prescriptive statistics.
  • Partner with the Data Architect and Data Engineers to build the optimal advance analytics tools and self-service capabilities for HRFS and Alight to generate net new organic revenue work for HRFS.
  • Assist in creating an automated & scalable environment that enables your audience to discover their own insight using self-service business intelligence tools; enabling our colleagues to show up as consultants with advisory data and insights.
  • Work within the team’s SDLC and development environment.
  • Utilize R and SQL Server to deliver repeatable enterprise statistical solutions
  • Develop, score and rank automated statistical models built for scaled deployment.


Required Skills

  • Broad understanding of statistical theory and application
  • Knowledge in R
  • Statistical Tool Familiarity with R, R Studio, SQL Server R Services, SSMS
  • ELT (Extract Load Transform) development skills. Advanced T-SQL to support data collection, cleaning and validation.
  • Advanced visualization training tools: Tableau, MS Power BI and others as they become available.

Preferred Skills:

  • Automation experience
  • Database exposure
  • Query Tuning Ability (SQL)
  • SQL Procedure Development, Polybase Queries
  • Microsoft DAX
  • Python
  • Hadoop, MapReduce, Spark and\or other distributed processing tool skills
  • Ability to adapt and communicate in a changing environment



Bachelor’s degree (Masters degree preferred)


We offer you

A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.


Our Colleague Experience

At Alight Solutions, we are reimaging how people and organizations thrive. To deliver on this purpose, we do things differently. From company leaders to our newest colleagues, we all play a role in bringing our values to life. Every colleague shapes how Alight can become better, stronger and brighter – together. With technology as our catalyst and humanity at our core, we advance each day toward a better future in work and life.


About Alight Solutions

As the leading provider of benefits administration and cloud-based HR and financial solutions, we enhance work and life through our service, technology and data. Our 22,000 colleagues across 14 global centers deliver an unrivaled consumer experience for our clients and their people. We are Alight. Reimagining how people and organizations thrive.


By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight’s employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test.  You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.


Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law.  Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.


Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.  


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