DIFFERENT BY DESIGN
At MNP we pride ourselves on being different it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm.
We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.
Join the momentum. We are seeking a Data Scientist for our growing Technology Solutions team. Driving business excellence, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada.
Our Consulting team works with organizations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors to provide innovative strategies tailored to maximize efficiencies, enhance performance and increase profitability.
Specifically, our recognized Technology Consulting team works with clients to translate technology issues and opportunities into meaningful results that meet organizational needs.
YOUR ROLE MNP
As a Machine Learning Engineer you will be responsible for working with multiple client groups to guide, frame and enable their data science solutions.
You will work with MNP data science, data engineering and advanced analytics teams to bring to life the solutions you and our client have envisioned.
From the first conversation through to delivery, you will ensure client success by ensuring our solutions provide maximum value.
To do this you will collect internal and external customer requirements, perform complex research and analysis and provide recommendations to improve performance and assist in strategic decision making.
This requires sound and practiced data science fundamentals. Equally important is a demonstrated ability to build trust and confidence with client stakeholders through asking the right questions, providing expertise and walking our talk.
Working closely with customers, you will understand the objectives of their projects and be able to interpret the business need into a sound analysis plan that considers all relevant data.
Utilize tools, including Python, Databricks, and the Azure stack to extract data and develop a comprehensive understanding of the datasets
Communicate analytical results to key partners using strong data visualizations and presentation skills and by translating statistical learnings into business language to emphasize the 'so what' of the analysis.
Mine the data assets to identify emerging trends and proactively inform key partners within the assigned customers to drive and influence strategy.
Use advanced techniques or partner with Data Scientists to build out predictive models that address new opportunities for a customer based on a deep understanding of their business need
Conduct research and define project scope and objectives. Works directly with project stakeholders from concept through implementation with minimal guidance.
Lead and manage large-scale analytical research projects from conception to completion
Identify new opportunities for research and experimentation based on emerging Data Science techniques, tools and platforms
Incorporate the highest standards and methods for data quality across raw, processed and modeled data
Excellent hands-on experience designing and building analytical solutions to solve real world problems, with limited direct supervision required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to make advanced analytics concepts accessible to non-technical team members.
Excellent understanding of data science, machine learning techniques, as well as related algorithms and methods. Ability to create clear visualizations to convey complex ideas
3+ years data manipulation experience with deep knowledge of Python in a large data environment
Strong knowledge of Azure stack and Databricks
Demonstrable experience in a client-facing role with direct contact and client management responsibilities for specific deliverables
3+ years using advanced analytical techniques including decision trees, logistical regression, and, preferably, machine learning methodologies
Experience with data visualization tools (d3, Tableau, PowerBI) is an asset
Working knowledge of database design, data modeling, risk management and / or marketing practices
Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Data Science, Statistics / Mathematics or equivalent.
Masters level degree in Data Science (preferred)
Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics
Integrity professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
Energy displays enthusiasm, optimism, drive and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle
Diversity understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences
Communication effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others
Client Service Excellence understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction
Teamwork & Relationship Development works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm
Accountability takes responsibility for one’s own performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals;
is highly organized and uses personal judgement and decision making
Flexibility effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team
YOUR REWARDS MNP
More than a paycheque, MNP delivers. You’ll be empowered to share your ideas, take on new challenges and advance your career.
Join a diverse firm committed to maintaining its unique culture and fostering a balanced lifestyle. MNP offers benefits that allow you to thrive at work and outside the office! You can expect : generous paid time off including 4 personal days, firm sponsored FUN social events, a group pension plan with 4% matching contribution, client and team member referral bonuses, a wellness subsidy, health and dental benefits, work-life flexibility, exclusive access to a variety of perks and discounts, professional development assistance, learning opportunities through MNP University, a flexible dress for your day environment and more!