Overview

The data scientist role at Fama encompasses all aspects of the profession: obtaining and preparing data, implementing, training, and deploying models, monitoring their performance, and working with teammates to provide insights and data-driven assistance to their responsibilities.

 Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, implement, and deploy machine learning models that process natural language and images.
  • Identify relevant data sources and automate the process of their collection.
  • Analyze and preprocess data to ensure trained models have low variance.
  • Create processes and tools to monitor, visualize, and analyze the performance of production models.
  • Work with all teams within the company to identify areas where data science can improve existing and enable new processes and products.
  • Develop data products and tools for internal use.
  • Propose data-driven insights, solutions, and strategies to business challenges.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, statistics, applied mathematics, or a related quantitative discipline. Master’s degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 3-years experience in the data science/machine learning field.
  • Experience with Python, SQL, and Git strongly preferred. Other programming languages (R, Scala), Excel, BI/BA tools are a plus.
  • Strong problem solving and communication skills.
  • Comfort working in a dynamic, research-oriented group with several ongoing concurrent projects.

Perks:

  • Competitive salary and benefits.
  • Best-in-class benefits, including medical, vision, dental, and unlimited PTO.
  • Learn and grow –  We offer our employees education resources – be they books, boot camps, or classes – to help improve our professional selves.