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66703004 Business Analytics / Data Scientist - Parsippany, NJ

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Master's Degree
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2 years
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Full Time Regular
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This role has been created to directly support cross functional teams within US Operations. This role interfaces across the organization to answer challenging analytical questions and highlight insights to customers such as revenue generation ideas, opportunities and observations that focus on behaviors that reflect potential loss in advance. This position will provide creative solutions to help solve complex business problems using advanced analytical techniques while leveraging both internal and external data sources; along with frequent interaction with other cross-functional business units. The role will provide the candidate with an exceptionally broad view of every aspect of Zoetis business and serve as critical support for our US Petcare. This position involves working with structured and unstructured, scrapping data from different websites, real-world data and requires a candidate who is comfortable thinking independently about solving business problems.

To be successful the ideal candidate will demonstrate a thirst for knowledge and natural curiosity that facilitates rapid learning of Zoetis business model and our data infrastructure at a scale that supports a growing $3b region. Analysts will produce insightful advanced analytical models and visualizations depicting Zoetis channel and retail business and pro-actively finding analytical opportunities to optimize revenue through different channels. Candidates must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, have the ability to work with limited supervision and must be comfortable in an environment of changing priorities

Understand and use statistical predictive models such as regression and time series models to identifytrends, make forecasts and provide projected figures
Perform machine learning, natural language, such as classification, collaborative filtering, association rules, sentiment analysis and topic modeling
Develop new Dashboards and Self-Serve capabilities that proactively enable the Field Force, positioning data to leaders for Sales optimization and Performance Management
Drive initiatives focused on Big Data and Advanced Business Analytics, in diverse domains such as product sales, marketing research, pricing; communicate results and educate others through reports and presentations

CoE BA/SP/MR team
Commercial Leadership (US)
Species peers (US)


Masters from an accredited college/university in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, with a minimum of two years of relevant experience 2 years of professional experience working as a Data Scientist
Microsoft Azure - Machine Learning Studio, HD Insight,
Proficiency in analysis - "R" packages, programming languages (Python)
Tableau Certification - Developer / Administrator
Strong knowledge in the following fields: machine learning, data visualization, statistical modeling, data mining and information retrieval
Strong analytical mind and in-depth understanding of key business drivers
Strong interpersonal skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills
Fluency in English required
Experience with command-line scripting, data structures and algorithms and ability to work with SQL Server, processing large amounts of data in a cloud environment

All Candidates should be prepared to discuss experiences and competency with SQL, Tableau, "R" / Python, Microsoft Azure

Statistics / Quantitative Analytics
Experience working with structured & unstructured data
Business Acumen
SQL Server


Position is based in Parsippany, NJ
Travel requirement: approx. 5%

Full time



Any unsolicited resumes sent to Zoetis from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Zoetis mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Zoetis employees, or to Zoetis resume database will be considered Zoetis property. Zoetis will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.

Zoetis will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. We offer reasonable accommodations as an alternative if requested by an individual with a disability. Please contact Zoetis Colleague Services at to request an accommodation. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact. Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.

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Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on more than 65 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines, vaccines and diagnostic products, complemented by biodevices, genetic tests and precision livestock farming. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.

Our name, Zoetis, has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company’s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend.
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Direct Employer
Address :
10 Sylvan Way
Parsippany, NJ 07054

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