Principal Data Scientist

Principal Data Scientist

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Data Science and Machine Learning
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 912392BR

What you'll do at

• Enrich product data by using machine-learning algorithms to classify products, match products and extract attributes.
• Work with product managers and business teams to understand the business problems and develop data-driven solutions
• Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
• Use computer vision algorithms to analyze and extract information from images

Minimum Qualifications

• Ph.D with 3 years of experience or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related field and 7 years of experience building solutions leveraging machine-learning to complex business problems
• Deep knowledge of machine learning, information retrieval, data mining, statistics, NLP or related field.
• Experience building deep learning networks to scale problems at scale
• Advanced ability to produce Java and Python code
• Experience working with large data sets and distributed computing tools
(Map/Reduce, Hadoop, Hive, Spark etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of Spark, Scikit-learn.
Proven experience working with statistical languages such as R.
Prior experience working with image recognition algorithms
Strong research and publication record
Prior experience with Retail, eCommerce or SaaS offerings

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