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How a Data Analytics Company Hired a Full-Time Data Scientist for $2,600/mo

Learn how our clients utilize Shepherd to hire top overseas talent.
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Editors note: some customers prefer not to be named, so we’ve purposefully removed their company name in this article. We’re their secret weapon :-)

What does this client’s business do?

Through a combination of systems & human approaches, this client helps their customers gain commercially valuable outcomes with the use of advanced marketing analytics techniques. Having experienced exponential growth over the past 12 months, they turned to Shepherd to hire a Data Scientist.

Who was hired and what was their role?

We were able to find, Adrian, who now takes care of data integration and analysis projects that inform marketing decisions for their client.

His daily tasks include:

  • development & maintenance of the client’s data integration & reporting processes
  • structuring of data for analysis projects
  • collaboration with project leads to develop analysis & insights

What is the salary of the individual they hired?

Adrian now works full-time in the company’s time zone for $2,600 /month.

What was Adrian’s background prior to being hired?

Adrian was a professor for industrial engineering students teaching R programming, Statistics and Systems Engineering. From his corporate jobs in the past, he worked with data visualization, probability & estimation, analytics, data warehousing and forecasting. He is well proficient with R Programming, Microsoft Excel and information system designing.

Highly logical and process oriented, and with strong project and task management skills, Adrian truly adds value to the team as collaborates with team members to achieve project goals.

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