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Principal Data Scientist

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Remote (work anywhere in WI)
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Schneider is seeking an innovative Principal Data Scientist to join our Engineering team.  Our Principal Data Scientists, foster thought leadership in analytics and decision sciences to elevate the performance of the enterprise. You will proactively evaluate new technologies and identify industry best practices, while leveraging our existing processes and technical capabilities to deliver exceptional results.

Our Principal Data Scientists:

  • Foresee future challenges and provide perspective and insight on how to best position the department and enterprise for success.

  • Represent Schneider as a thought leader within the industry and academia through symposiums, annual meetings and partnerships.

  • Design, collaborate and implement solutions and new proof of concepts using new and existing technologies.

  • Mentor junior associates and collaborate with diverse departments to frame and solve business opportunities.

  • Oversee external relationships with software vendors to influence product functionality and our academic partners to influence curriculum design.

As an associate you will enjoy a strong work/life balance that includes paid vacation and holidays along with paid personal time off. You will also have access to medical, dental, and vision insurance and enjoy our company-paid life insurance and 401k savings with a company funded retirement plan. Schneider is dedicated to continuous individual development and offers a wide variety of opportunities through company-paid training and more than 170 personal development courses. What are you waiting for? You will love it here!

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Earned a PhD degree in Data or Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Economics, Mathematics, or related field, plus eight years of relevant work experience.  Or a master’s degree plus ten years of relevant work experience.

  • Proficient understanding in designing and implementing data science models using open source as well as commercial programming languages.

  • A demonstrated ability to understand the uses and limitations of statistical and programming methodologies to select the appropriate methodology to complete projects.

  • Experience working with Java and/or Python.

  • The ability to work onsite at the Corporate Business Center in Green Bay, WI up to 25% of the time (approximately 3-4 days a month).

Company overview:

Schneider is a premier provider of transportation and logistics services. Our legacy started in 1935 with one truck and a dream. Since then, Schneider has been safely delivering superior customer experiences and has grown to become a multi-billion dollar leader offering one of the broadest service portfolios in the industry. Schneider’s development and use of cutting-edge technology is revolutionizing the industry. Always delivering, always ahead.

The Schneider Way:

  • We treat our customers, associates, shareholders and suppliers with integrity, dignity and respect.

  • We are a desirable employer due to our dedication to achieving mutually beneficial, lasting relationships.

  • We are a responsible member of the community.

Core Values:

  • Safety- first and always

  • Integrity in every action

  • Respect for all

  • Excellence in all that we do

Rise to the challenge and become a part of the Schneider family. Be the difference with a leader in an industry that impacts the world. Apply today at

Schneider is an equal opportunity employer.

Diversity, Equality and Inclusion 

Our history has taught us that treating everyone with dignity and respect is vital to our ongoing success. We embrace and seek out diversity that is inclusive of thought, race, ethnicity, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, experience and background. We find that this diversity and openness ensures that all our associates have equal access to opportunities and resources to contribute fully to the organization’s success, and it fuels innovation, improves strategic thinking and cultivates leadership. 

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