40$/hr for a Data Scientist - Agilent in Santa Clara .

Sep 13, 2019 12 Comments


I received the below email from a recruiter and the rate is 40$ in C2C .

Can they find people who can work for 40/hr ?

The company is Agilent

Position: Data Scientist
Duration: 3+ months
Location: Santa Clara, CA

Job Description:
Your focus will be generating customer insights the improve online and offline marketing targeting and customer experience
Your will also focus on automating reporting that can be easily consumed by different stakeholders
You will consolidate, validate and investigate big data from multiple sources to find and deliver actionable insights to business partners and to upper management to make informed business decisions
You will create data driven attribution statistical models of Marketing touches and customer responses to measure and maximize ROI
Develop Propensity Score Matching for segmentation of customers
Who You Are
Analytical and international, with a proven track record of expert level ability in analytical techniques, model development and deployment and high-velocity transactional data
A leader. You have the capacity to lead others to solve complex problems, use sophisticated analytical thought to exercise judgment and identify innovative solutions, and possess the ability to orchestrate value in coordination with multiple stakeholders.
A communicator with strong interpersonal skills, ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization.
A Self-motivator who is highly organized, and able to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:
BS, MS in a field related to Data Science, Computer Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, or a closely related quantitative field with 4+ years of work or research experience in applied data science
Comfortable with both structured and unstructured data
Strong competency in R, Python, or SQL
Experience with visualization tools such as DOMO or Tableau
Experience with analytics tools as Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics is a plus
Familiarity with big data processing such as Hadoop is a plus


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TOP 12 Comments
  • Oracle DukeofEarl
    Sure. Some Indian housewife looking to break into tech in between driving the kids to jazz lessons
    Sep 13, 2019 3
    • Microsoft TC|GTFO!
      Desperate data analyst housewife
      Sep 13, 2019
    • Domino's Pizza iNzV06
      Sep 13, 2019
  • Lucid Motors aBIy02
    What would you say is a reasonable rate...?
    Sep 13, 2019 3
    • NVIDIA mex_w
      In the end they will take someone from the data science team director contracting firm ..he will take a cut of 50$ and pay the contractor 40$ ..contracting is too much corrupted ..all these hiring managers make lot of money
      Sep 13, 2019
    • Before they would find an indian to do it for cheap. Now indians are the most expensive ones so they'll find other people
      Sep 13, 2019
  • Splunk Slkr
    Seems low, especially for contract where you don't get all the other perks of FTE. My starting rate is $120/hr for side gigs.
    Sep 13, 2019 0
  • Yahoo Yahoo!!!
    The recruiter must be a commission agent and would be part of multi layer agents or agencies
    They are all parasites
    Sep 14, 2019 0
  • Oracle iOFR21
    seems right for data cleanup job
    Sep 13, 2019 0
  • Cox Automotive / Data VVTN45
    Hope not
    Sep 13, 2019 0


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