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Senior Data Scientist

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The Leadership Development platform is driven by an audacious goal to develop 3 million young leaders over the next 15 years. We offer a revolutionary learning model that empowers young leaders to unlock their potential by instilling 21st-century skills and mindsets

RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:

• Implement and deploy robust, state-of-art algorithms in one or more of creation, curation, and calibration of user-profiles, recommendation system, and machine-learned search and retrieval system using natural language interfaces
• Convert analytical objectives to well-defined data requirements. Extract, clean, and transform data for purposes of analysis, modeling, and reporting
• Define, test, validate, and refine hypotheses to establish viable product use cases
• Translate, document, and communicate ( written and verbal) statistical and analytical results and provide conclusions and recommendations based on data to internal/external stakeholders, oftentimes with a non-technical background
• Work closely with other scientists and data engineers while collaborating productively with the Technology, Product, Marketing, and Business teams


YOUR SUPERPOWERS:

• 5+ years of industry experience in data science and machine learning
• Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science or Applied Mathematics, Statistics
• Fluent in Python, SQL
• Solid fundamentals of probability, statistics, mathematical optimization, and machine learning
• Proficient with Python data science libraries (numpy, scipy, spacy, etc.)
• Proficient with R, Matlab, or other statistical computing languages
• Familiarity with deep learning frameworks like Tensorflow, Keras, PyTorch, etc.
• Familiarity with big data technologies like map-reduce, NoSQL, Spark, HBase, Hive
• A record of published patents and/or peer-reviewed conference/journal publications will be considered a big plus
• Strong communication and collaboration skills to work with across teams


YOU WILL LOVE THIS JOB IF YOU:

• Courage & Initiative: You have an owners` approach to deliver on our plans& ideas and the entrepreneurial mindset to take risks and embrace failure
• Humility & Adaptability: You have a beginners’ mindset and you always seek to learn; you are also flexible and embrace pivoting
• Possibility & Adventure: You are passionate about life, you have a growth mindset and you can thrive on uncertain circumstances and uncharted territory
• Resilience: You tackle difficult situations with a can-do attitude and are relentless in the pursuit of your goals
• Emergent Leadership: You are aware, and can manage, your emotions and those of others very well, you also have an empathetic, collaborative approach to leadership and you love working with others

Send your CV or message us here for more information: elena.korposh@dreamcontract.org