Rarefied talent in big data technology and analytics

Sr Principal, R&D Data Scientist

Morgan Consultants Inc

Job Description


  • Strategic R&D leader in utilizing advanced Data Science techniques in Product Design and Development, Process Development, Quality, Nutrition, Sensory, and Food Safety
  • Key stakeholder and leader of a groundbreaking team of Scientists, Engineers, and Nutritionists to define and solve complex technical challenges, and identify new opportunities to leverage Data Science
  • Lead a strategic team to organize, mine, and visualize complex R&D Data to deliver new insights to enable rapid, high quality Innovation across a wide variety of Food & Beverage products
  • Leverage a wide range of data sources and types to explore new opportunities in growth, speed to market, efficiency, and quality
  • Perform as a Subject Matter Expert to build, deploy, and optimize Machine Learning Models to maximize data as an asset to the R&D organization
  • Create Mathematical and Statistical Models from structured databases, enabling insight to solve technical problems
  • Leverage a deep understanding of the organization’s data infrastructure and champion infrastructure development needs to increase effectiveness of the entire R&D team
  • Execute rapid embedding of learnings to speed Innovation and Optimization



  • BS or higher in a STEM subject
  • 6+ years of Data Science from Data Management through Advanced Modeling
  • Excellent Project Management, Strategy Management, and communication skills
  • Application of Data Science in commercial environments, preferably consumer goods
  • Solid understanding in applying a range of Statistical, and Machine Learning methods to real-world problems
  • Advanced knowledge of programming languages such as R, Python, or JavaScript
  • Expertise in Applied Statistics, Mathematics, and IT connectivity
  • Ability to simplify complex problems and communicate to wide audience
  • Global experience, additional languages preferred


Office: 404-373-5320

Email: traci@morganconsultants.com

Additional Job Details
Employment Type:
Full Time