General Information

Req #
Career area:
Data Management and Analytics
United States of America
North Carolina
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

About Our Team

The Marketing & Sales Data Science team deploys sophisticated data science techniques to optimize the performance of Lenovo’s many marketing and sales practices around the world, including pricing optimization, “guided” selling based on insights into customer behavior and market trends, and fraud detection.

What You’ll Do

As a Data Scientist on our pricing optimization team you will help maintain and refine components of our existing pricing optimization solutions addressing more than $10 billion in annual revenue, develop new approaches for businesses not yet served by solutions, and educate stakeholders on the function of the solutions.

  • Create, evolve and provide insights related to marketing and sales process and that impact the wider business
  • Present findings developed through descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analytics
  • Understand business needs, objectives and market when implementing analysis strategies
  • Liaise internally within the team and externally with stakeholders in the business to complete analytics, reporting, and implementation of analytics-driven change
  • Assist in development and testing of analytics proofs-of-concept across all functional data sets
  • Research and apply multidisciplinary techniques, findings and approaches to solutions that drive understanding of the business’ markets, customers, and opportunities
  • Review, implement and analyze algorithms that will substantially impact the company’s understanding of its data and its opportunities for improvement
  • Assist in the development of tools and applications to present insights to the stakeholder base
  • Mentor and manage junior team members
  • Work with the Analytics Director to define key questions and projects to transform the business

Position Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors, Masters, or PhD degree in IT, Mathematics, Sciences or other technical discipline
  • 2+ years of experience deploying data science techniques in industry
  • Proficiency in using SQL and R or Python for ETL
  • Proficiency in using R or Python for modeling
  • Ability to provide insights from multiple raw and refined data sources
  • Ability to understand and extract data from large and complex data sets, including experience with large-scale algorithms
  • Knowledge of data quality measurements, methodology, and reporting tools
  • Knowledge of inferential statistics methods, machine learning and model building techniques, and market leading data analysis tools and platforms

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project management skills and experience with end-to-end project management processes
  • Strong results driven personality, with a high level of enthusiasm, energy and confidence
  • Excellent analytical, communication, organizational and presentation skills
  • Ability to automate ETL processes

These are the must-haves and should include quantifiable non-negotiables for the role.

 These are the nice-to-haves for the role.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated by January 18, means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America