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Senior Data Scientist - Analytics App Developer

  • Hybrid work
  • Full time, Day
  • Travel: No

Job Category: Data Intelligence & Science

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Division: Cox Communications


  • 6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, Georgia
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Cox Communications is seeking a Senior Data Scientist for the Analytics + Intelligence Team (A+I).  This role will report to a Manager of Data Science and will be responsible for architecture and development of analytics applications developed by the Operations & Technology Analytics team. This role will play a central role in the ongoing design and development of key decision-making analytics applications that are deeply integrated into both customer facing and employee facing platforms throughout operations.

What You’ll Do  

Analytics Application Architecture: Identify or design repeatable patterns for implementing analytics application use cases.

  • Plan and document key logic paths, service architecture, and data stores for new use cases

  • Review of existing services for maintainability, scalability, and opportunities for complexity reduction

  • Design with a bias towards observability, reusability, testability, and scale

  • Design of test plans with a preference for automation where possible

Development : Develop analytics applications using industry best practices for design, development, and testing. Make recommendations where needed for tools, services, and ways of working.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline and 4 years’ experience in a related field. The right candidate could also have a different combination, such as a master’s degree and 2 years’ experience; a Ph.D. and up to 1 year of experience; or 16 years’ experience in a related field 

  • Strong programming skills and ability to utilize a variety of data/analytic/software languages and tools. (ex: Python, SQL, Docker, Java, etc.)

  • Experience with analytics application design and development.

  • Good communication skills. The ability to comprehend and communicate advanced technical topics to non-technical business partners.

  • Experience with source code version control software, like Git or Bitbucket, and CICD pipelines like Jenkins. 

  • Experience designing and implementing large-scale, high data or user volume solutions in cloud platforms such as Google, Microsoft, or Amazon.


  • Degree in computer science, engineering or closely related field. 

  • Knowledge and experience with AWS Services including Lambda, Step function, CloudWatch, EventBridge, EC2, EMR, RedShift, SQS, RDS, IAM, API Gateway. 

  • Experience within the telecommunications industry, cable industry or consulting.

  • Experience with data visualization solutions and data visualization tools.

  • Experience with microservice development (Docker, Kubernetes , etc.).

  • Experience in automated test design and implementation

  • Experience in data store selection for large-scale applications (high data volume and/or high read/write)

About Cox Communications

Cox Communications is the largest private telecom company in America, serving six million homes and businesses. That’s a lot, but we also proudly serve our employees. Our benefits and our award-winning culture are just two of the things that make Cox a coveted place to work. If you’re interested in bringing people closer through broadband, smart home tech and more, join Cox Communications today! 

About Cox

Cox empowers employees to build a better future and has been doing so for over 120 years. With exciting investments and innovations across transportation, communications, cleantech and healthcare, our family of businesses – which includes Cox Automotive and Cox Communications – is forging a better future for us all. Ready to make your mark? Join us today! 


Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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