A fantastic opportunity to be part of a people-centric organisation in the role of a Senior Data Scientist*.
Implement and deploy robust, state-of-the-art, algorithms in one or more of creation, curation and calibration of user-profiles, recommendation systems, and machine-learned search and retrieval systems using natural language interfaces
Convert analytical objectives to well-defined data requirements. Extract, clean, and transform data for purposes of analysis, modelling and reporting
Define, test, validate, and refine hypotheses to establish viable product use cases
Translate, document and communicate (written and verbal) statistical and analytical results and provide conclusions and recommendations based on data to internal/ external stakeholders, oftentimes with a non-technical background
Work closely with other data scientists and data engineers, while collaborating productively with the Technology, Product, Marketing, and Business teams
5+ experience in data science and machine learning
Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science or Applied Mathematics, Statistics
Fluent in Python, SQL
Solid fundamentals of probability, statistics, mathematical optimization, and machine
Proficient with Python data science libraries (numpy, scipy, spacy, etc.)
Proficient with R, Matlab or other statistical computing languages
Familiarity with deep learning framworks like Tensorflow, Keras, PyTorch, etc.
Familiarity with big data technologies like map-reduce, NoSQL, Spark, H Base, Hive
A record of published patents and/or peer-reviewed conference/journal publications will be considered a big plus
Strong communication and collaboration skills to work with across teams
Courage & Initiative: You have an owners’ approach and you are proactive with what needs to be done; you also embrace risks and failure
Humility & Adaptability: You have a beginners’ mindset and you always seek to learn; you are also flexible and embrace pivoting
Possibility & Adventure: You are passionate about life and have a growth mindset, focusing on the solutions to drive scale and achieve ambitious goals
Resilience: You tackle difficult situations with a can-do attitude and are relentless in the pursuit of your goals
Emergent Leadership & Emotional Intelligence: You are self-aware, and can manage, your emotions and those of others very well, you also have an empathetic, collaborative approach to leadership and you love working with others.
Selected candidate will work remotely irrelevant of location.