Staff Data Scientist
Search
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Faire

1,001-5,000 employees

Online retailer
Company Overview
Faire's mission is to help small businesses come together to compete on a more level playing field with the likes of Walmart and Amazon. Today, Faire is the online marketplace where retailers discover their next bestsellers from independent brands across the globe.
Data & Analytics
Consulting
AI & Machine Learning
Real Estate
Consumer Goods
B2B

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding

$1.7B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-6%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

37%
Locations
Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
Elasticsearch
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • 3+ years of industry experience using machine learning to solve real-world problems
  • Experience with search/query processing for product development
  • Experience with traditional, semantic, and hybrid search frameworks (e.g. Elasticsearch, Solr, FAISS)
  • Strong programming skills
  • Experience with relational databases and SQL
  • Ability to contribute to team strategy and lead model development without supervision
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a closely collaborative team environment
Responsibilities
  • Developing machine learning-powered search ranking models
  • Adding personalization to search and discovery
  • Determining relevance of products to retailers and inferring in real-time
  • Creating real-time embeddings of users' interests to power rankings
  • Improving purchase flow
  • Enabling A/B tests to converge quickly with low sample sizes
Desired Qualifications
  • Master’s or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, or related STEM fields
  • Ability to quickly implement state of the art algorithms from an academic paper
  • Previous experience on graph neural network and/or language models and deep learning models