About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 16 - Digital

Department: 16 - 02 - Data Science

Date Published: 25-Feb-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

As a Data Scientist you will be a core member of one of our nimble, cross-functional teams – disrupting from inside of a global powerhouse.  You will help build our next generation of advanced analytics products using AI, Data Science, and Machine Learning.  Examples of problems you will solve include helping R&D determine the next generation of household products, revolutionizing consumer engagement with personally relevant content, and reinventing our supply chain to eliminate food waste. Furthermore, you will:

  • Deliver systematic approaches and integrating work into products and tools with a trailblazing team of data engineers, analysts, developers, and sometimes chefs.
  • Create repeatable, interpretable, dynamic, scalable models as the heart of new statistical products.
  • Engineer new features by using your business acumen to improve analytical models.
  • Collaborate to refine best practices and deploy best-in-class solutions.
  • Evangelize the value of data-driven decision-making

 WHO YOU ARE

  • You have a Bachelor’s in Data Science, Computer Science, Engineering, or Statistics with 5+ years of experience.
  • You have expertise in Python and/or R and are eager to learn other languages.
  • You are proficient in machine learning to deliver clustering, time series, classification, regression, anomaly detection, simulation, and optimization queries.
  • You have an aptitude in Big Data technologies like Hadoop, Spark, or distributed databases like Redshift and Snowflake.

WHY US?

We are on a journey to create a digitally-powered, agile-enterprise. At the heart of this journey is our ambition to create an enterprise where powerful AI solutions augment humans and where small mission-based teams are in relentless pursuit to solve tangible problems for our consumers, customers, and the enterprise.

That ambition requires us to create a modern cloud and data ecosystem - a one of its kind that becomes the neural network of our company. We want you to bring your tech-self to us. We use Python, R, Spark, React, Tableau, Snowflake, Azure, and others to solve the problem on hand. In-turn, you can look forward to high-impact challenges, no bureaucracy, entrepreneurial small teams and a unique opportunity to create and build something bold, awesome, and impactful!

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity