Data Scientist

| Chicago, IL, USA | Remote
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Company Description

Informa is one of the world’s leading knowledge providers. We create and deliver highly specialized information through publishing, events, training, market intelligence, and expertise, providing valuable knowledge to individuals, businesses and organizations worldwide.

Informa Connect, is the world’s leading facilitator of knowledge sharing and business connections. We connect communities around our leading brands, through year round provision of high quality digital and face to face content, networking and professional development and learning opportunities. We provide the highest-quality content and thought leadership alongside platforms for connecting and collaborating, giving our customers real advantage. We are the world’s largest events producer with several thousand events annually welcoming 150,000 delegates in over 70 countries.

Technomic has provided foodservice clients around the globe with the research, insights and strategic consulting support they need to enhance their business strategies, decisions and results. Our services range from major research studies and management consulting solutions to online databases and simple fact-finding assignments. Our clients include food manufacturers and distributors, restaurants and retailers, other foodservice organizations, and various institutions aligned with the food industry.

Job Description

Technomic is a leading research and consulting firm serving the food and associated industries from our downtown Chicago headquarters. We are currently seeking an ambitious, career-oriented, and experienced individual to join our team as a Data Scientist. Responsibilities include:

  • Leverages analytical skill set to access data from multiple data sources for ad hoc analysis, data visualizations and machine learning initiatives.
  • Applies statistical analysis including turf, regressions, perceptual mapping, elasticity modeling, cluster analysis on survey and transaction data.
  • Independently develop code in R (including R Shiny apps), SPSS, SQL to support advanced analytics projects.
  • Develop analytic web applications and simulators utilizing data science algorithms.
  • Design and code highly scalable machine learning applications processing large volume of data.
  • Understand existing code to support ongoing analytic applications including data refreshes, model calibrations etc.
  • Support innovation efforts by developing prototype applications including validating data and models 
  • Collaborate with Products & Services, Product Development, R&I and IT teams to conceptualize and implement analytic products from start to finish.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Economics, or quantitative discipline plus 2 years of related professional experience OR Master’s degree and 0-2 years of related professional experience
  • Expert level programming in R/Shinyapps
  • Must have attention to detail, as well as strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new programming languages and tools with minimal guidance.
  • Working knowledge of Python, SPSS, SQL programming a plus
  • Experience working with Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics, PowerBI, other visualization tools a plus.
  • Knowledge of R APIs, Docker etc. a plus
  • Experience working with large databases a plus.
  • Experience working with transactional data a plus.
  • Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship. 

This role will automatically expire on 7/7/2024

The salary range for this role is 90-100k per year

Additional Information

We work hard to make sure Life at Informa is rewarding, supportive and enjoyable for everyone. Here’s some of what you can expect when you join us. But don’t just take our word for it – see what our colleagues have to say at

We’re not solely focused on a checklist of skills. We champion energy and ambition and look for colleagues who will roll their sleeves up, join in and help make things happen. If it sounds like a match and you have most – although not all – of the skills and experience listed, we welcome your application.

At Informa, you'll find inclusive experiences and environments where all perspectives and backgrounds are welcomed. As part of this approach and our diversity and inclusion commitments, we are also formally an Equal Opportunities Employer. This means we base decisions on relevant qualifications and merit and do not discriminate on the basis of key characteristics and statuses, including all of those protected by law. Ask us or see our website for full information.

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More Information on Informa
Informa operates in the Artificial Intelligence industry. Informa was founded in 1998. It has 3741 total employees. To see all 125 open jobs at Informa, click here.
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