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Caterpillar, Inc. Product Analytics Sr. Data Scientist in Champaign, Illinois

Product Analytics Sr. Data Scientist


Product Analytics Sr. Data Scientist

Caterpillar isthe world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, dieseland natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electriclocomotives. Our products have evolved from simple mechanical workhorses tosophisticated, electronically controlled work-site solutions. Thistransformation, along with our smart factories and our integrated dealernetwork, has provided a wealth of Big Data that is mined and analyzed acrossvarious segments such as product development, manufacturing, supply chain,marketing, sales and customer support.

Cat Digital is leading Caterpillar and ourindustrywith the utilization of data, analytics, innovation,digital channels and techniques to drive profit, create more efficient revenuegrowth, unlock new revenue streams, and provide more durable competitiveadvantages for the business through unexpectedly great experiences for ourcustomers.Come join a world class organization andplay a key role in Caterpillar’s digital transformation.

Cat Digital’s Analytics team is looking for atalented and motivated Sr. Data Scientist to develop and deliver analyticsmodels to support product development for the enterprise as well as conditionmonitoring for customers.As a datascientist, you will use machine learning and other analysis techniques to integratetime-series machine sensor data and physics-based simulation models to improvedesign validation and on-board condition monitoring for machines operating inevery corner of the globe.

Typicalproblems include but are not limited to: creating reduced order or surrogatemodels of physics-based simulations to enable design exploration anduncertainty quantification; fusion of telematics data and simulation models todevelop digital twins; statistical modeling for calibration and validation; sensitivityanalysis and optimization.


Basic Qualifications

  • MS degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Aerospace)

  • 2 years of significant project experience with Python

  • 2 years of experience applying machine learning including deep learning methods

Top Candidates Will Also Have

  • PhD degree in Engineering(Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Aerospace)

  • Experience in physics-based simulation or validation of off-road machinery

  • Experience with uncertainty quantification, statistical modeling, and optimization

  • Understanding of complex electro-mechanical systems (engines, drivetrain, hydraulics, controls, structures, etc.)

  • Experience using machine sensor telematics data to solve product problems

  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills

  • Self-initiative

  • Works well in team environment

Caterpillar is proud of the role we play in building the world's infrastructure. The work we do drives progress for millions of people around the globe.

All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website

Job Information Analytics

Primary Location United States-Illinois-Champaign

Unposting Date: Oct 24, 2019, 1:59:00 PM

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

Req ID: 190008FP