Research Scientist

Research Scientist

Overview

EMPLOYER: Altria Client Services LLC


TITLE: Research Scientist


LOCATION: 6601 West Broad Street, Richmond VA 23230 (Telecommuting position with no geographic limitation as long as the worker is based in the continuous U.S.).

DUTIES: Responsible for evaluating the impact of tobacco product use in the population to advance regulatory and harm reduction efforts. Assess, mine, and analyze large internal and external datasets using statistical techniques to provide insights into tobacco consumer’s use behaviors and perceptions. Build predictive models, machine learning, and data mining algorithms to identify tobacco use trends and generate insights into tobacco consumer’s use behaviors for regulatory assessment and engagement. Implement existing computational models to assess the population health impact of new or existing tobacco products for regulatory applications and submissions. Collaborate with cross-functional teams and engage with internal and external researchers. Share data findings with partners and prioritize projects in a constantly evolving environment.


REQUIREMENTS: Requires a bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Data Analytics, Data Science, or a related quantitative field and at least 3 years of experience in a data statistics role within the consumer goods industry or a master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Data Analytics, Data Science or a related quantitative field and 1 year of experience in a data statistics role within the consumer goods industry. Experience must include the following: Accessing, mining, and analyzing large databases (e.g. government databases) and public health data. Building predictive models, machine learning, and data mining algorithms to identify trends and generate insights. Using tools and techniques to visualize and monitor data in easy-to-understand formats, such as diagrams, graphs, and interactive dashboards. Interpreting statistical findings from analyses and drafting scientific narrative content for external engagement. Working with the following statistical software packages: SAS, R, Python or MATLAB.


Total Rewards

The starting salary is based on but not limited to experience, knowledge, and qualifications in determining compensation decisions. The Salary Range for this position is: $86,200.00 - $125,050.00 / annually.

We deliver a market-competitive, equitable pay with a Total Reward program that includes:

  • Annual performance incentive based on individual and company performance
  • Competitive Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance to support you and your loved ones
  • Flexible Work Environment to include vacation and generous holidays
  • Deferred Profit-Sharing Plan (401K) with matching contributions on day 1, including a yearly company contribution
  • Paid Paternity and Maternity Leave
  • Employee Recognition Awards
  • Student Loan Assistance
  • To learn more about How to Support you and your Loved Ones, Work-Life Balance, and Invest into your Future, visit our additional benefits at Benefits (altria.com)

Company Overview

Altria is a Fortune 200 company that has a leading portfolio of tobacco products for U.S. tobacco consumers 21+. Our Vision is to responsibly lead the transition of adult smokers to a smoke-free future. We are Moving Beyond Smoking™, leading the way in moving adult smokersaway from cigarettes by taking action to transition millions to potentially less harmful choices. At Altria, we celebrate the power of diverse teams working together to shape our future. Each Altria company is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing individuals with criminal records, including formerly incarcerated individuals and individuals with conviction records, a fair chance at employment. Join us as we work together to shape a better future for adult tobacco consumers, our employees, and ourshareholders. Altria is the parent company of Philip Morris USA, John Middleton, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco, on!, and NJOY. Altria complements its tobacco portfolio with equity investments in Anheuser-Busch InBev and Cronos Group. Learn more about Altria’s products and operating companies by visiting www.altria.com . Learn more about Altria at www.altria.com and follow us on LinkedIn

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