Data Scientist

700 Main Ave, Fargo, ND 58103, USA

Responsibilities 

701x, Inc. is seeking a Data Scientist to work alongside other Data Scientists and with other cross-functional departments for achieving a number of AI-based initiatives such as identifying animal behaviors based on movements, predicting feeding time, and monitoring health related symptoms. Experience with one or more Machine Learning related tools and frameworks such as TensorFlow, Keras, Pytorch, Pandas, Numpy, Scipy, Scikit-learn is needed to perform this job. Past experience with Machine Learning environments and performing platform setup is required. Experience could include working on professional as well as academic projects. Suitable candidates need to have an outstanding understanding of statistics and mathematics and be proficient in writing ML models/algorithms.


701x is headquartered in Fargo, ND with a testing facility in the Badlands of North Dakota. The testing facility houses a few hundred cattle with pastureland for open-range grazing. Travel to the testing facility will be required for this position as visual observation of animal movements and behaviors will need to be recognized and correlated with generated data. Most travel will be required from mid-March to mid-August, likely rotating weeks between the office and testing facility. When traveling to the testing facility for a week the hire will be able to return home for the weekends.


Responsibilities:

  • Collecting, pre-processing, and verifying the quality of data for further analysis.

  • Researching and developing solutions to solve the data analytics problems using various machine learning algorithms.

  • Developing AI systems for edge computing

  • Communicating and meeting with cross-functional teams and other technical/non-technical stakeholders.

Compensation

$80,000 - $110,000 per year

Benefits
  • Dental insurance

  • Health insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off