Data Scientist

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

ZipRecruiter Santa Monica, CA

Company
ZipRecruiter
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
9083a5fa2
AJE Ref #
576175651
Location
Santa Monica, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

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Job Description:

ZipRecruiter is looking to expand our Analytics Team! Do you have a blend of statistics knowledge, programming skill, and business instinct? Are you an independent problem-solver, who is excited about building predictive models and using statistical analysis to guide business decisions? If so, we could use your help! Responsibilities:Consult with business and engineering leaders at the company to help them use ZipRecruiter's data to gain insight and test hypotheses.Develop algorithms and predictive models to make the job search experience on ZipRecruiter easier and faster than ever.Identify and incorporate 3rd party data sources to add perspective and dimension to our existing analytics.Produce reports and data visualization to help drive business decisions. Qualifications:Education: BS/MS in Computer Science, Statistics, or an applied quantitative field. Experience: Data analysis, data-intensive application development, object-oriented design, machine learning algorithms and statistics software.Statistical modelling skills: Broad knowledge of applied mathematics, statistical methods and algorithms. Understanding of regression and classification model design.Data visualization skills: Experience creating visualizations with modern tools (e.g., matplotlib, RShiny, ggplot, or d3.js) to convey results and recommendations.Coding Skills: R and/or Python preferred, must be willing to work in the Python data science ecosystem (numpy/scipy/sklearn/etc) with a relational database.Bonus skills: Experience with big data platforms such as Spark, Hadoop, or AWS services (e.g., Elastic MapReduce, RedShift and DynamoDB). Experience with time series models is a bonus as well. ZipRecruiter is an equal opportunity employer (M/F/D/V). All applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. This organization uses E-Verify.

Company Description:

ZipRecruiter is one of the darlings of the Los Angeles tech ecosystem with investment partners who have also invested in Snapchat, Twitter, The Honest Company and HomeAway. We are the fastest growing jobs site in the U.S., and we're in search of talent that can jump onto our team and ensure continued success and growth.

Our headquarters are located in Santa Monica steps away from all the dining and entertainment the city has to offer. The ZipRecruiter team is one of the most amazing you will ever work with. Your colleagues will become your friends and consistent innovation will become your obsession.