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Data Scientist
Posted on 2/1/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
Marketing
Maven
R
Pandas
Research
SQL
Tableau
Python
Scikit-Learn
Requirements
  • Strong problem solving and data-driven decision making skills
  • Degree in quantitative field of study (computer science, applied mathematics, statistics, etc.)
  • At least one year of work experience in a quantitative role
  • Proficiency in prominent programming languages used for data science and analytics (Python or R, as well as SQL)
  • Proven problem solver, with a track record of successfully uncovering data insights that lead to positive business impact
  • Proven track record of delivering on products and/or practical research endeavors
Responsibilities
  • Build supervised/unsupervised machine learning models and support feature engineering
  • Build statistical inference and big data analytics
  • Create prototype code and documentation for model implementations
  • Work with software engineers to implement and deploy machine learning models and data analytics into production
  • Conduct ad-hoc data investigation and data-driven approaches for insights extraction
  • Work with product team and core clients to scope requirements and communicate project status
  • Proactively Identify and implement product and process changes to make the platform more efficient and accurate
Desired Qualifications
  • Proficiency in both Python (highly relevant: scikit-learn, pandas), as well as SQL
  • Work or educational experience in machine learning (2+ years). Preferably DS experience in the context of marketing / ad tech
  • Proven experience leveraging predictive models in the context of causal inference
  • Strong stats fundamentals, namely in causal inference / hypothesis testing
  • Strong background manipulating big data (EDA, data quality mitigation)
  • Proficiency with data visualization libraries and relevant tooling (Grafana, Tableau)
Foursquare

201-500 employees

Location technology platform
Company Overview
Foursquare's mission is to build the most trusted, independent platform for understanding how people move through the real world.
Benefits
  • Learning and development programs from individual contributors to managers
  • Individual, professional coaching for all full-time employees
  • Flexible time off - rest and recharge when you need it!
  • Comprehensive and competitive health, vision, dental, life insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Home office setup: you get all necessary hardware and internet reimbursement
  • Family planning programs via Carrot and Maven
  • Employee Resource Groups to help you stay connected
Company Values
  • Embrace growth
  • Champion our differences
  • Lead with trust
  • Build connection
  • Invent the future