An exciting financed startup company, in the field of predictive analytics, is looking for a talented Data Scientist to join its core data science team. The team uses state of the art machine learning techniques embedded in each of the company's products.
MSc in Computer Science from a known academic institute, specializing in Machine Learning.
PhD in Computer Science - an advantage
Research and hands-on experience in predictive modeling and large data sets
2+ years of experience using common ML tools (such as Weka/R/SAS/SPSS)
1+ years of programming experience in Python
Specific knowledge in the following areas of Machine Learning methods: time series, optimization, ensemble methods - an advantage
Ability to prototype statistical analysis and modeling algorithms and apply these algorithms for data driven solutions to problems in new domains.
Strong success records in delivering strong business results
Strong communication and data presentation skills
Strong and proven problem solving capabilities