Data Scientist
Updated on 2/16/2024
Yext

1,001-5,000 employees

AI search platform for companies
Company Overview
Yext's mission is to transform the enterprise with AI search. The company offers a modern, AI-powered Answers Platform that understands natural language so that when people ask questions about a business online they get direct answers – not links.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$117.6M

Founded

2006

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

19%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

15%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Redshift
Python
MySQL
Data Science
CUDA
Pytorch
Pandas
Snowflake
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • Experience working with GPU clusters for training and inference of LLMs
  • Expertise in Pandas, scikit-learn, matplotlib, PyTorch, CUDA and related tools
  • Excellent ability to cope with 'glue' problems - shell scripting, debugging python environment problems, workflow automation
  • Expertise in databases like Snowflake and MySQL, or Presto, Redshift, or other popular systems
  • Knowledge of statistics and good experimental practices
  • Knowledge of unsupervised machine learning and information retrieval and mining
Responsibilities
  • Work tightly with engineers and product managers to ship very cool new ML-powered features in Yext’s products
  • Tackle 'full stack' Data Science problems
  • Articulate Data Science and machine learning concepts to different audiences in an impactful way
  • Investigate technical details when called for, while demonstrating great judgment and systems thinking about when to simplify, prioritize and abstract when it’s called for
Desired Qualifications
  • Enthusiasm for LLMs and up to date on the latest architectures for all size problems
  • Knowledge of model alignment and evaluation
  • Advanced degree in a quantitative field
  • Autodidactic and self-advised
  • Effective communicator with phenomenal visual communication skills
  • Excitement to work on training custom LLMs, analyzing data in warehouses, and writing high-quality python code