Overview

Position 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-year 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