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Target Brands, Inc.

Lead Data Scientist - Haskell

Target Brands, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA

Lead Data Scientist - Haskell




data-selector-name=jobdetails data-org-id=1118 data-job-id=8215033 data-google-job-id= data-apply-click-url=/job/ApplyClick>Lead Data Scientist - HaskellApply NowJob ID:BUS0001I8Date posted:05/29/2018Location:Sunnyvale CA, Sunnyvale, California


Target is looking for engineers and

data scientists to work on supply chain optimization. This includes designing mathematical

models, writing simulations, and engineering systems that operate on a national


You should apply if you are

interested in some combination of functional programming, mathematical modeling

and data science. Domain expertise in supply chain optimization isn’t

necessary—you will learn about supply chains on the job. Our team has deep experience

in a wide range of areas and we emphasize both learning and teaching within the


You will:

Develop optimization

algorithms and heuristics as well as simulation models that impact

day-to-day operation in Target’s supply chain network.

Identify and solve

complex problems in inventory control, warehouse operation, transportation

optimization and vendor ordering.

Work closely with

business units to understand and help design Target’s supply chain


Develop and deploy

services that operate in production environments at scale.


Interest in

learning skills across different fields: mathematics, physics, machine

learning, data science, econometrics, and/or operations research.

Familiarity with

functional programming and denotational design in Scala and/or Haskell.

Strong data

analysis and problem-solving skills.



designing, deploying, and scaling production Haskell services.


language design and compiler development experience.

Strong understanding

of computer systems: distributed systems, cluster computing, operating

systems, etc.

About Supply Chain Optimization at Target:

We’re a multi-disciplinary team of experts in statistics,

optimization, machine-learning, operations research, distributed systems,

compilers, and functional programming. We work closely with business and

infrastructure teams to build systems that manage and optimize operations across

Target’s entire supply chain: purchasing, inventory management, warehouse

operation and transportation.

Target will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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Target Brands, Inc.


Lead Data Scientist - Haskell Target Brands, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA, United States


Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Company Profile:
Target Corporation operates general merchandise stores in the United States and Canada. It offers household essentials, including pharmacy, beauty, personal care, baby care, cleaning, and paper products; music, movies, books, computer software, sporting goods, and toys, as well as electronics that consist of video game hardware and software; apparel and accessories, such as apparel for women, men, boys, girls, toddlers, infants, and newborns, as well as intimate apparel, jewelry, accessories, and shoes.Further, it provides general merchandise through its Website,; and branded proprietary Target Debit Card and Target Credit Card. As of April 2, 2014, the company had 1,924 stores, including 1,797 in the United States and 127 in Canada. Target Corporation was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.