As a data scientist at CAN you will have the unique experience of working at a startup and also consulting with Fortune 500 companies. You get to solve critical problems that other people have not been able to solve. Your work environment will be fast paced, and you be expected to work independently.
Data Scientists have to embrace complexity. They have to understand math, computer science, and business. They have to be able to work with data to find patterns, and use those patterns to create value for the business.
As a data scientist you have to figure out how to solve the problem, find the tools you need, and build the solution. This takes a level of determination that is rare, but required. As a data scientist you will have to be willing to get dirty sifting, sorting, structuring, categorizing, analyzing and presenting data.