The Direct-to-Consumer Group is a technology company within the Discovery brand. We are building a global streaming video platform (OTT), and a suite of applications to support all of our network’s brands globally. We are building modern container-based microservices operated on AWS. Our platform covers everything from search, catalogue, video transcoding, experimentation, personalization, to global subscriptions, and much more. We build user experiences ranging from classic lean-back viewing to interactive learning applications.
We build for Connected TVs, web, mobile phones, tablets, and consoles for a large footprint of Discovery-owned networks including Discovery+, Food Network, Golf TV, MotorTrend, and Eurosport.
We are looking for top talent, whose deep quantitative expertise and problem-solving skills are matched only by their passion for Maths and Data Design. Our team is responsible for building the Experimentation and Analytics platform for Discovery’s global digital platform.
If you delight in Data Science and use the latest in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and/or Reinforcement Learning to drive data-based decisions for millions of customers across web, mobile and connected devices, then this is the role for you.
As television and media habits change, our mission remains true to the principles that founded Discovery – every day we seek to ignite people’s curiosity to engage, entertain and enlighten the world around them through amazing viewing experiences.
The successful candidate will have a background in a quantitative or technical field, with experience of working with experimentation on large data sets. You will have experience with data-driven decision-making and Machine Learning. You are focused on results, a self-starter, and have demonstrated success in using analytics to drive the understanding, growth, and success of a product.