Data Scientist Appia
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Based on solid commercial momentum in the mobile app distribution market, Appia is seeking a Data Scientist to join our team. In this role, you will look to drive business value from our large amount of unstructured data to improve Appia?s overall mobile advertising optimization algorithms. You will need to combine insightful data analysis and algorithm development with exceptional communication skills in order to be successful and work well across the organization.
Areas of Responsibility
The successful candidate will be able to work closely with Product Management, Technology, and the overall Business in order to extract value through improved algorithms and processes from Appia?s rapidly expanding data asset. The ideal candidate would be able to evaluate what analytical approach should be employed to solve the varying problems across the organization.
The Data Scientist will utilize their experience to develop statistical and data models in the mobile performance market. They will play a critical role in advancing Appia?s mobile performance advertising platform working through both the design and development of solutions as well as working hands-on in the data.
Duties & Responsibilities
? Apply statistical and data mining techniques to provide insight into mobile performance data.
? Develop statistical and data models for the purposes of inference and prediction.
? Communicate technical issues and solutions with the technology team and others in the company.
? Work closely with the Product Management and Technology Development teams to identify solutions to current production issues, while also working on longer-term analytical problems.
Skills & Background
? Ability to apply statistical theory and techniques to the analysis of mobile advertising data
? Knowledge and application of statistical and data mining techniques
? Ability to communicate and document statistical analyses and methods in a logical and understandable manner for varying audiences
? Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
? Master?s Degree or PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, or related discipline required
? 2 plus years of experience in data mining, information retrieval, analytics, or related field required
? Experience with statistical software such as Matlab, R, SAS, SPSS, is a plus
Appia is the leading mobile user acquisition network, delivering mobile app downloads to over 1 billion users across 200 countries. Ranked #22 on the Wall Street Journal?s 2012 Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies, Appia provides non-incentivized performance mobile solutions for developers, publishers and advertisers. For more information, visit appia.com.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED