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Central Garden & Pet is growing our Data and Analytics team and is adding a new Data Scientist to the team. This role will be based based in Atlanta, GA and will have significant responsibilities related to identifying, supporting, and leading multiple data analytics initiatives across the company. This position requires cross-functional leadership and a strong technical skillset. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong ability to problem solve in ambiguous situations and a capability to deliver solutions within time and scope. The ability to communicate with key stakeholders and management will be expected. The candidate will be expected to maintain high-quality standards while operating in a highly dynamic and fast-paced environment.


  • Work closely with business stakeholders to understand, document, and articulate unstructured issues and develop appropriate solutions
  • Lead cross-functional projects using advanced data modeling and analysis techniques to discover insights that will guide strategic decisions
  • Collaborate with the data engineering team to design and deliver projects that enhance operational performance across various business units
  • Work with Business Owners to identify and capture data requirements
  • Provide input on key database architecture designs based upon expected analytical use cases and business need
  • Build, develop, and maintain reporting platforms and automated data pipelines
  • Design and deploy scalable and sustainable analytical solutions
  • Ensure accuracy of data and analyses with proactive monitoring processes
  • Provide guidance to ensure optimized data pipelines for business use cases, analytical modeling, and standard reporting.
  • Communicate objective, business value, and status of analytical initiatives to stakeholders and senior leadership
  • Strong verbal, written, and visual communication abilities
  • Offer technical guidance while acting as an analytical and data science leader for the organization


  • Bachelor’s degree in analytics, statistics, computer science, or related quantitative field (MS. degree preferred)
  • 4+ years related professional experience
  • Experience with Tableau, Power BI, SAP Business Objects, or similar reporting platform
  • Extensive experience in statistical modeling using R or Python
  • Strong experience with SQL and database environments
  • Ability to handle large datasets with the appropriate technique
  • Experience with production deployment of analytical models
  • Experience working in a strategic role and working with unstructured problems
  • Strong knowledge of analytical methods applicable to financial, marketing, sales, and operational business units (e.g. segmentation, forecasting, ML)
  • Evidence of strong communication skills
  • Demonstrated thought leadership and intellectual curiosity
  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner

At Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ: CENT and CENTA), we believe home is at the center of our lives, and our employees are driven by our purpose to nurture happy and healthy homes. Our company is made up of thousands of people across North America, with an emerging footprint across the U.K., Mexico, China, and Canada - all dedicated to helping gardens bloom bigger, pets live healthier and communities grow stronger. We are united by our mission to lead the future of the garden and pet industries…one blade of grass and one wagging tail at a time. Visit our website at to learn more.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Published 2021-05-22

Central Garden & Pet looks for a Data Scientist in Atlanta, GA location.

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