Data Scientist (Python and SQL) - Freelance

Job description

The vente-privee group has consolidated its various European brands, together made up of 6000 employees, under one unified conglomerate: Veepee. This coalescence marks a new chapter in its European history.

With Privalia, vente-exclusive, Designer & Friends, Zlotewyprzedaze, Eboutic and vente-privee, Veepee achieved a 3.7 billion Euro turnover as of 2018. Present in 14 countries now, Veepee is taking a leading role in the European digital commerce landscape.

Our 6000 employees have chosen a job at Veepee to spice up their daily lives! Our teams implement new technologies to fuel our strategies, offering our customers the best possible experience.

Are you eager to learn?
Veepee offers you a variety of trades to develop your career, enabling you to renew your skills constantly. Tech, logistics, sales, marketing, sales production: join us on an exciting, digital-centered journey.

About the role :

As a Data Scientist freelancer, you will join our Data Science Team at vpTech (the Tech community of Veepee), which is fully cloud-native and distributed between Paris, Barcelona and Brussels. This is a 6 month freelance opportunity.

Your mission will be to build, deploy and maintain state of the art machine learning algorithms for various use cases such as recommender systems, targeting, churn prediction, demand forecasting and more!

Responsibilities :

    • Build and improve the data science stack
    • Train, version and deploy machine learning models at scale in a cloud environment
    • A/B test your ML models on the website and learn from the results
    • Write production-ready code
    • Keep improving your technical knowledge and expertise by attending conferences, contributing to open-source projects, organising and attending meetups and internal learning workshops.

Your profile :

    • At least 3 to 5 years experience in data science
    • Strong statistical and analytical skills
    • Strong knowledge of Python and SQL
    • Experience with feature engineering, machine learning models training, evaluation, deployment and serving
    • Used to work in a cloud environment (GCP preferably)
    • Proficiency with version control Git
    • A strong team-player, willing to share knowledge with other team members and help out where needed
    • You have strong verbal and written English language skills
    • Depending on location, French and/or Spanish is a plus.

What we offer :

    • Large amount of good quality data (over 1M visitors per day)
    • Wide variety of Data Science topics (recommendation, forecasting, image recognition, NLP)
    • The variety of self-education courses on our e-learning platform
    • A dynamic and creative working environment
    • Fun and open international teams
    • State of the art technologies and tools
    • Participation in Veepee meetups and events
    • Remote friendly opportunities.
Belonging to Veepee, <vpTech/> is one of the biggest tech communities in Europe with more than 800 IT collaborators.

From Warsaw to Barcelona, through Lyon, Nantes, Tel Aviv, Brussels, Nice,Amsterdam, and Paris, all our projects are developed in a functional environment with a wide skills variety where you’ll be sure to find your place, no matter the technology you want to work with.

If you love to try things why don’t you jump on this new adventure?

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