Telecommuting Newsfeed Senior Data Scientist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: Send Rates or Salary

Posted: Friday, July 06, 2018

This job expires in 15 days

Job Category: Information Technology

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Onsite Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Masters

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A healthcare technology company is filling a position for a Telecommuting Newsfeed Senior Data Scientist.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Leverage knowledge of recommendation algorithms to increase user engagement
  • Employ scalable statistical methods and NLP methods to develop machine learning models at scale
  • Plan, engineer and measure outcomes of online experiments to help guide product development

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • A few times a year, we get the entire team together to celebrate our recent victories and plan our next milestones.
  • 4+ years experience with various machine learning methods and parameters that affect their performance
  • M.S./Ph.D. in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, or other relevant technical field
  • 4+ years of industry experience amd Familiarity with AWS, Redshift
  • Expert knowledge of probability and statistics
  • Experience with recommendation algorithms and strong knowledge of machine learning concepts
  • Fluent in SQL and Python; experience using Apache Spark (pyspark) and working with both relational and non-relational databases