Senior Data Scientist
Advertiser Optimization ML
Posted on 1/27/2024
INACTIVE
Reddit

1,001-5,000 employees

Online community for diverse interests and discussions.
Company Overview
Reddit, Inc. is a leading company that fosters a vibrant and diverse online community with over 100,000 communities. With its user-driven content submission, voting, and commenting system, Reddit offers a unique platform for individuals to connect, share, and explore their interests. Joining Reddit means becoming part of a dynamic team that empowers users to dive into anything they are passionate about.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.3B

Founded

2005

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

30%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Data Science
R
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • PhD or Master's degree in Statistics, Machine Learning, Operations Research, or other quantitative fields
  • 4+ years of industry data science experience for M.S. degree, 2+ years for PhD degree
  • Proficiency in operations research, operations management, control theory, reinforcement learning, statistical modeling, and optimization
  • Deep understanding of online experimentation and causal inference
  • Strong skills in programming (Python or R) and SQL
  • Comfortable in innovative and fast-paced environments
  • Strong technical communication and demonstrated ability to discuss complex topics with technical and non-technical audiences
Responsibilities
  • Dive deep into the budget delivery system and build optimization algorithms to empower the entire ads marketplace
  • Research and develop campaign budget optimization, ML-based PID controllers, auto-bidding products to improve advertisers’ performance and outcomes
  • Serve as a thought-partner for product managers, engineers, leadership in shaping the monetization roadmap and strategy for Reddit by identifying opportunities through deep-dive analyses and/or modeling
Desired Qualifications
  • Relevant experiences in ads marketplace (e.g. budget pacing, bidding)