Data Scientist

TouchPal - Mountain View, CA (30+ days ago)


Responsibilities

  • Analyze large datasets to glean actionable insights and identify emerging opportunities
  • Create metrics to measure the success of products, services, and features.
  • Use data mining and machine learning skills to design and develop products which drive engagement, growth, retention, and monetization.
  • Develop and deploy scalable classification, regression, ranking, and optimization algorithms.
  • Work with data engineers and other stakeholders in data products pipeline to enable automation of the data-driven products.
  • Communicate both routine and ad-hoc data analysis results in a clear, insightful and actionable way.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Statistics, Computer Science, Math or other related technical fields.
  • 2+ years prior research, data science, or engineering experience in building and implementing recommender systems, machine learning models/algorithms, etc.
  • Excellent programming skills - ability to prototype effective simple or complex algorithms and collaborate with engineering team to implement them in the production system
  • Familiarity with or willingness to learn large-scale distributed computing tools (Hadoop, Hive, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD or MSc degrees in Statistics, Computer Science, Math or other related technical field.
  • Proficient in R or Python.
  • Familiar with or have contributed to open source machine learning tools/platforms.
  • First author publications in top-tier conferences or journals.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $150,000.00 to $300,000.00 /year

Education:

  • Master's

Language:

  • Chinese

Required work authorization:

  • United States