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Data Scientist-Operations Research

Location: Modesto, CA, US

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Company: E. & J. Gallo

Why Gallo?

With a global portfolio of over 100 unique wine and spirits brands, we are the largest family-owned winery in the world. Apply Today! Our Brands. Your Future.

Our vision is simple: Empower critical decisions with advanced analytics. As a Data Scientist-Operations Research on our Decision Science & Innovation team, you will partner closely with key stakeholders and cross-functional partners to solve complex, enterprise-level problems. You will leverage the latest data science methodologies to develop advanced mathematical  models that introduce automation, predictability and optimization to multiple levels of decision-making across the value stream. The ideal candidate will have a passion for working in white space and creating impact from the ground up in a fast-moving  environment.
What You Will Do
Continuous Improvement:

  • Develop recommendations to change systems, policies, and procedures; ensure timely and accurate implementation.
  • Partner with internal stakeholders on projects to identify and articulate opportunities, see beyond the data to identify solutions that will raise the bar for decision-making.

Analytical Skills:

  • Perform large-scale modeling, optimization, simulation and statistical analysis in the areas of supply chain network design, transportation optimization, and forecasting using tools & packages such as SQL, Python, R, Gurobi, Tableau etc.
  • Define, compute, track, and continuously validate business metrics with descriptive and predictive analytics.
  • Act as a seasoned operations research analyst who can help others on the team plan their research and implementation.

What You Need

  • Master’s degree or PHD in Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Analytics, Data Science; OR Bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science plus 2 years of experience applying mathematic modeling for manufacturing, supply chain, or distribution functions/processes reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.

What Will Set You Apart

  • Master of Science Degree in Engineering, Management Science, Operations Research, Computer Science, Analytics, Data Science, or Applied Mathematics plus 2 years of experience applyingmathematics or heuristics based programming for business functions and processes in manufacturing, supply chain, or distribution.
  • Experience performing advanced data modeling and machine learning techniques.
  • Experience using data handling and modeling packages such as Python and R.

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Requisition ID: 86127  


Gallo is an Equal Employment opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, traits historically associated with race, including but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles (such as braids, locks, and twists), color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition as defined by applicable state law (including cancer and predisposing genetic characteristics in California), genetic information, marital status, familial status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation (actual or perceived), transgender status, sex stereotyping, age, military or veteran status, domestic violence or sexual assault victim status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. 


We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Gallo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process.
If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at 209.341.7000.


Nearest Major Market: Modesto

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