Title: Senior Data Scientist- Machine Learning
Company: Health and Wellness
Location: New York, NY
Candidates must be a US citizen or have Green Card to be considered
JBC is seeking mid-senior level data scientists to join a small but growing, and well-supported team, to build predictive models, recommenders, and other awesome data products, and get them into production!
Partner with stakeholders across the organization to identify high-impact opportunities to leverage our extensive data to better serve our users.
Develop predictive and other machine-learned models to enhance and optimize user engagement and experience.
Perform exploratory and targeted analyses to understand the data, the problem, and to generate insights, such as novel features, that can be fed into models.
Work with the rest of the team, and with consumers and partners in dev and product, to implement and ship production-level code.
Explore and assess utility and potential of additional data sources, APIs, and methods (spanning area such as statistics, deep learning, and natural language processing).
Motivate and mentor other data scientists to grow their skills and careers.
3+ years of experience building and implementing machine-learned models in industry, ideally dealing with problems relevant to behavior change, community, product, and/or marketing.
Advanced Degree (Ph.D./MS) in data science, statistics, or a related quantitative discipline.
Experience with advanced modeling techniques, such as collaborative filtering and content-based recommenders, matrix factorization, time series analysis, classifiers, natural language processing, and ensemble methods.
Expert knowledge of Python / R and SQL, or similar industry standard tools used for large-scale data analysis and modeling.
Experience with Google Cloud Platform (Dataflow, Beam, BigQuery, Tensorflow) and other big data technologies a plus.
Recent experience with a digital company a plus.
Self-motivated, results oriented, enthusiastic, and a creative thinker.
Salary: Commensurate with experience