Data Scientist

Marketing/Design/Communication ATLANTA, Georgia


Position at Genuine Parts Company

The Data Scientist will be responsible for developing hypotheses and data sets to drive strategy and content created and provided by the digital marketing team, while maintaining the brand standards of GPC and/or its subsidiaries. This role provides a unique opportunity for qualified candidates to further grow as they mature in their career.


  • As a Data Scientist at GPC, you will be working on cutting edge technologies and AI projects with focus on NLP, deep learning, product recommendation, regression analysis, clustering, and classification.
  • Develop hypothesis, and provide exploratory analysis, data mining, and machine learning techniques to identify strategic business opportunity
  • Work on large scale data set
  • Proactivity engage with different groups and stakeholders to promote and implement Data Science initiatives
  • Responsible for analyzing structure and unstructured data to make recommendations and create actionable insights
  • Interact with internal team to sell new ideas and elicit feedback
  • Responsible for creating KPIs using Tableau, Qlik, or Power BI


  • BA/BA degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Industrial Engineering, Electrical or Computer Engineering; Master’s degree strongly preferred
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience using statistical modeling and ML algorithms in R or Python
  • Experience with SQL Server
  • Excellent written, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Experience with Azure cloud, AWS, or Google cloud is preferred

About GPC

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) is a service organization engaged in the distribution of automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and electrical/electronic materials.  Our products and services are offered through a network of over 2,000 operations, geographically located across the United States, Canada and Mexico.

With over 80 years of distribution expertise, our well-positioned, regionally located distribution centers provide us with the unique ability to adapt our product and service lines to better suit our customers' needs.  GPC's commitment and reputation for just-in-time service position us as a critical partner in our customers' success.

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