Data Scientist - Feature Engineering Sojern, Inc.
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Launched by leaders from Yahoo, Bluekai, Orbitz, Amadeus, Sabre, Avis, American Airlines and Adobe, Sojern is building the world?s leading data driven traveler prediction and optimization platform. We win with optimized data, tuned to our vertical sales and data acquisition strategy focus. Join us and together we can win the digital travel space. Work with a dynamic and flexible team whose laser focus on success provides opportunities for all.
Join us in our airy loft in SOMA, centrally located to all transportation. Our campus is SF and that can?t be beat. We offer competitive salary, equity, benefits, unlimited vacation days, equipment of your choice, fantastic coworkers, well-stocked kitchen, and team/community events.
This position can morph into a Algo/Data Scientist role. If you kick a-- we?ll find a-- to kick.
Are obsessive compulsive about data cleanliness
Know every data format in the book and how to transform between them?.in several languages
Sweat the details of every event, pixel fire, data collection, data type and join
Dream of finding latent novel business domain knowledge in your data
Know that dirty data is the root of all evil
Proven experience shipping software, or insatiable desire to do so!
Are a data fiend and you know the best player is the one that makes everyone better
Build, tune, own the core data collection systems including feature engineering, data collection quality control, runtime data collection with 100% availability
Feed the engine with clean data that powers the ML algorithms
Flesh out the technical details and implementation with minimal direction and quick feedback loops
Contribute to the daily Engineering team ritual of conquering the NY Times crossword puzzle
Proficiency in Java and OO Design
3+ years production experience in one of: Java, C, C++, Python, Scala
3+ experience building distributed, high availability services
Own a copy of Effective Java and Java Concurrency in Practice
Experience with one of Hive/Pig/MapReduce on hadoop
Ridiculous attention to detail
Knowledge of advertising technology, business and practices
Experience with AWS and/or Google Cloud Platform
Experience in top notch production development, deployment and iteration methodologies
BS/MS/PhD CS, Math, Physics or equivalent experience.
Preferred location SF or Omaha, we are willing to negotiate remote +-3 hours Pacific Time.
Meals: Weekly catered lunches
Parties: Our team loves a good time
Snacks: Well-stocked kitchen
Opportunities: Training and support to help you grow
Charity: 40 hours/year to volunteer
Culture: Sojern's Culture Club organizes team volunteering and events
Ownership: Lead creative and challenging projects
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