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Data Scientist II

Date: Jan 13, 2023

Location: Duluth, GA, US

Company: AGCO

Data Scientist II

Who we are looking for: 


At AGCO, we believe that when our employees succeed, our business succeeds. It’s a people philosophy that we believe and invest in.  We make sure all of our employees – in every function, every geography and at every level – have the tools they need to be successful and take charge of their career. Because when our people grow, our business grows. Every day. Every way. 


AGCO Corp has an exciting opportunity for a Data Scientist II to join the Customer Experience Centers of Excellence team, in Duluth, GA (Hybrid), which is responsible for providing value to the Brands and businesses though customer insights, analytical support, process journey re-design and key programs focused on improving customer experience its team in.  Only 30 minutes outside of Atlanta, Duluth is home to AGCO headquarters. The location allows easy access to the big city lifestyle that Atlanta provides. The headquarters have grown to now include over 500 employees. In this position, you will drive the highest level of service and quality to our internal business partners. 


As a data scientist you will work with business and IT stakeholders to identify potential for intelligent solutions. You will create smart algorithms to identify and fix data quality issues, you will develop descriptive, diagnostic, predictive and prescriptive solutions in the customer data space to enable customer centric, smart decision making.  You will be part of the global customer data and analytics team delivering a best-in-class service to the organization including design and operation of artificial intelligence in the customer MDM solution, data quality and completeness reporting, definition of data quality standards, definition and implementation of data cleansing rules and algorithms and advanced customer analytics


What you will do:   

  • You will lead the implementation of end-to-end analytics use case implementation from requirement identification, business case calculation, proof of concept, implementation, testing and post go live support and roll-in
  • You will work closely with business (e.g. sales and marketing) and IT stakeholders to identify business requirements for customer data and analytics
  • You will provide actionable insights to business stakeholders derived from descriptive, diagnostic, predictive and prescriptive analytics
  • You will implement end to end customer analytics use cases from design, to development, to deployment
  • You will act as a change agent to enable data driven decision making in the organization



What you will bring: 


  • Master’s degree in mathematics, physics, economics, computer science or similar
  • Minimum 6 years of experience as a data scientist
  • Experience in analytical model development and analytics deployment
  • Hands-on experience with coding in at least one of the following open-source languages: Python, R, Scala
  • Excellent written and spoken communication in English 


A plus if you have:  

  • Hand on expertise with data visualization and reporting tools (e.g. Tableau)
  • Experience in SAFe agile
  • Hands-on knowledge of cloud providers (Azure, google, AWS) or hands-on knowledge of big data frameworks like SPARK



What we offer: 


Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit while helping us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people. From the day you decide to join AGCO, we want to engage and excite you and we’re clear on where we want to go as a business and we trust you to help us there. Whether you want to learn a new skill or you aspire to do something different, we can help you develop the skills you need to take your career - and our business - to the next level.  


We also invite you to “Make the Most of YOU” - Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more… 


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities or benefits and may change at any time with or without notice.  


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. 


AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural engineering with a portfolio of exciting international brands which deliver solutions to farmers in 140 countries through a full line offer from tractors and combine harvesters to protein production systems and smart farming software solutions – to an environment where the future is happening now. Join us as we bring agriculture into the future. 

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