Lubrizol Operations Analytics Statistician in Wickliffe, Ohio44092

Operations Analytics Statistician

Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact. Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.

Job Mission

Are you passionate about taking on difficult challenges?

Would you like to use your statistics, data science & computing skills to impact global manufacturing and decision making?

The Operations Statistics & Data Analytics Team, operating like a start-up company, but with the backing of a large corporation, the Operations statistical support team is charged with studying our manufacturing and QA laboratory processes along with creating systems and applications that enable knowledge discovery, understanding and optimization of these processes. We also provide data analysis and modeling support to many of our business process such as demand forecasting. In addition, the team provides data science consulting and training services to the Lubrizol technical community throughout the world.

Key Job Accountabilities

  • Create predictive models by mining complex data

  • Provide statistical data analysis, process improvement support and sharing of best practices to enhance process capability, product quality, improve plant reliability, and manufacturing yield

  • Support Operation’s data analytics systems including day-to-day operations and troubleshooting

  • Collaborate and consult with data scientists and subject-area experts on statistical, data mining, and visualization problems and algorithms, along with system design and implementation

  • Develop and write data analysis and data visualization applications

  • Conduct training on data analysis methodology and data analysis tools and applications

Basic Qualifications

  • Masters degree in statistics, data analytics or closely related field; minimum graduate school GPA of 3.6

  • Minimum of eight statistics courses at the level appropriate for graduate-level statistics majors

  • Formal training and applied experience using Design of Experiments (DOE) and multivariate data analysis methods such as (PLS, DA, PCA)

  • Ability to efficiently analyze large complex data

  • Experience with machine learning and other deep learning methods is desirable

  • Experience writing complex code in R, Python or SAS; knowledge of JavaScript, relational databases, .NET and SQL are added pluses

  • Prophecy with using client based statistical applications such as Statgraphics

  • Strong deductive reasoning skills

  • Creativity and curiosity with the ability to learn and apply new concepts quickly

  • Ability to interact effectively with a wide variety of operations personnel, laboratory personnel, scientists and individuals

Lubrizol Benefits

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Competitive salary with performance based bonus plans

401K Match plus Age Weighted Defined Contribution Plan

Competitive medical, dental & vision offerings

Health Savings Account

With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio at , Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States.For the last seven years Lubrizol has been named one of the top workplaces in Northeast Ohio, and in 2016 was judged as the number one workplace by Northeast Ohio’s annual Top Workplaces survey at . Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio at is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play. This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation. From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event orbiking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio .

Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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