McCormick & Company, Inc., a world leader in the spice, flavor and seasonings industry, is seeking a full-time Data Scientist I to join our Corporate Supply Chain team. This new hire will work at McCormick's Global Headquarters located in Hunt Valley, MD. The Data Scientist I will report to a Global Digitalization Manager.
With more than $5 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and food service businesses. We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick. McCormick makes every moment and meal better™
As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.
Incumbent will be responsible for applying data mining techniques, completing statistical analysis, building predictive models, and visualizing data to solve problems and shape strategies for the global business.
• Translate data & analytics into business insights by working with global leaders and regional supply chain teams.
• Select features and build models using machine learning techniques
• Enhance data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
• Continuously seek out industry best practice and skills to develop new capabilities for data analytics at McCormick and help drive our digitalization strategy
• Process, cleanse, and verify the integrity of data used for analysis
• Improve, standardize, and automate current business processes
•Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Data Analytics/Science, or related field •Advanced analytical skillset. •Proficiency in cleaning, visualizing, analyzing, and presenting insights from data sets •Ability to connect the dots between complex data/analytics and business application •Understanding of concepts, principles, and practices in Supply Chain •Experience coding in one or more languages (Python / R preferred) •Experience with data visualization software (Tableau preferred) •Demonstrated ability to build statistical models •Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously •Extensive experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Etc.) •Strong technical curiosity and passion for problem solving and innovation •Ability to simplify and communicate complex information to internal audiences •Ongoing aspiration to learn about new industry tools •Continuous improvement mindset with the ability to use a systemic approach to problem solving
•Master's Degree in related field
•Experience with an SAP ERP system
•Experience in a CPG industry
•Experience with Manufacturing Execution Systems
McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future.