Data Scientist

Location: Los Angeles, CA, United States
Date Posted: 04-24-2017
Our client, one of the highest grossing apps is looking to add a Data Scientist with the opportunity to work closely with the Head of Data Science and Matching - working on image classification, natural language processing, and predictive modeling. 

Data Scientist 
West Hollywood, California

You will:
  • We have a very flexible AWS base pipeline and system to input new features - if you’d like to try an open source project you can! 
  • Technical: opportunity to run with a project from inception to launch (not be an order-taker); have exposure to a high volume of transactional behaviour and demographic data.
  • You will influence how we shape data: how we store it, where we store it, and overall be involved in good data governance. 
  • Work closely with our Data Engineering, Product and Marketing team.  
  • A lot with image classification; supporting with rapid prototypes for production. 
You have:
  • 3+ years of experience using quantitative data analysis to solve business problems
  • An understanding of the principles and tools of statistics and machine learning
  • Experience with statistical programming languages (R, Python)
  • Experience with modern Apache data stack such as Kafka or Spark
  • Experience with writing queries in ANSI and Postgres SQL
  • Strong experience building data visualizations, dashboards, and data representations
  • Experience building real-time data pipelines within high volume data environments
  • Master or PhD degree in Engineering or related quantitative field (e.g. Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Economics)

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