Entry Level Data Scientist 2023/2024

Date: Sep 30, 2023

Location: USA: Woodlands, TX, US, 77380

Company: CPChem

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.


Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!


Chevron Phillips is seeking a Data Science GRAD. The GRAD will develop and deploy advanced analytics projects within an agile team and manage their lifecycle.  This position is a great opportunity for a recent graduate looking to apply analytics skills to real-world business problems. They will work with lines of business, data engineering, and other analytics teams, to help identify opportunities for machine learning and generative AI applications. You may work with data from a variety of sources (commercial, financial, manufacturing, etc.) and a variety of types (structured, semi-structured, unstructured, and time-series).   



  • Analyze and perform Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA) on raw datasets 

  • Develop visualizations to present key findings from EDA 

  • Identify potential machine learning (ML) or Large Language Model (LLM) opportunities that drive business value  

  • Cleanse and prepare data for ML model development 

  • Engineer features that might improve performance of models  

  • Perform hypothesis testing to determine feasibility of a ML or LLM application  

  • Plan and execute the model life cycle management using MLOps 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field engineering, computer science, mathematics, statistics, or data science 
  • Relevant class or work experience proving the ability to apply advanced analytics techniques to real-world problems  

  • Understanding of standard data science practices 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

  • Ability to be effective in a team environment 

  • Curiosity and enthusiasm to learn new domains 

  • Knowledge of Python or R and SQL 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Big Data platforms, such as Spark, would be advantageous  

  • Experience with MLOps, specifically MLflow, are a plus  

  • Experience with distributed cloud providers such as Microsoft Azure, AWS, or GCP are a plus 


Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at www.cpchem.com.


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Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.


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Travel Requirements: Up to 5%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes

Closing Date: 10/06/2023

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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