Data Scientist

Dataminr   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 182 days ago

This job is no longer available.

A career at Dataminr offers the ability to make a meaningful impact at a rapidly growing tech company with a startup culture, while being supported by the experience of a company founded in 2009. We value ownership, curiosity and drive on an individual level and live these values every day. We empower everyone to have a voice at the table and regularly invest in professional development. Our culture promotes cross team interaction, work-life balance and the sharing of information and ideas because it enables us to do our best work and have fun.

Who you are:

You're a dedicated Data Scientist who wants nothing more than to help us sort, analyze and deliver relevant information from terabytes of unstructured data in the social media space. You will build machine learning models to transform social media feeds into actionable items. You will also work with engineers, product managers and other teams to solve challenging problems with your data science skills.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Math, Statistics or Machine Learning
  • 2+ years of work experience in machine learning and natural language processing required
  • Extensive programming experience in Java, Scala or Python, ability to work on projects with minimal engineering support
  • Experience with Spark, Hadoop/MapReduce and machine learning frameworks
  • Ability to communicate complex quantitative results in a clear, precise and actionable manner
  • Self-motivation and an ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team

Our offering of competitive benefits and perks include:

  • Company paid benefits for employees and their dependents, such as medical, dental, vision, disability and life
  • Flexible spending account to be used for out-of-pocket medical, transit, parking and dependent care expenses
  • 401(k) savings plan with company matching
  • Generous leave
  • Daily catered lunch
  • A kitchen fully stocked with snacks and beverages
  • Discounted Gym Membership