Job Title: Chief Data Scientist
Company: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (subject to agency approval)
– Leading the Data Analytics effort of 15,000+ member agency through providing strategic vision, program development, evangelizing value of data driven decision making, bringing lean-start up approach to public sector & building advanced data analytics platform capable of real-time/batch analysis.
-Serving as Chief data scientist for the agency, including directing, coordinating and overseeing the division’s leadership of EPA’s multimedia data analytics, visualization, and predictive analysis work along with related tools, application development and services.
-Develop and oversee the implementation of Agency policy on integration analysis of environmental data, including multimedia analysis and assessments of environmental quality, status, and trends.
-Develop, market, and implement tactical and strategic plans for the Agency’s data management, advanced data analytics, and predictive analysis work.
-Lead crossfederal, state, tribal and local government data partnerships as well as information partnerships with other entities.
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