Senior Data Scientist - Data Product

As a Senior Data Scientist for Data Products you will play a key role in designing and developing impactful data products. You will work on problems such as search relevance, recommendations, categorisation and search term value prediction.

Team Mission:

The Data team's mission is to transform our vast amount of data into intelligent products and the best data-driven decisions. We work on a variety of problems as members of cross-functional mission teams. We focus on problems such as search relevance, personalization or marketing automation using cutting-edge algorithms and data infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • Build data products that satisfy our customers and boost our business.
  • Develop your ideas from hypothesis testing over prototyping to code in production.
  • Identify new product opportunities based on the vast amount of data we collect and store.
  • Specify your data needs to make our data lake as efficient as possible for your algorithms.
  • Support the growth of a world-class data team by participating in recruiting, team building and mentoring.

Requirements:

  • Machine Learning You apply regressors, classifiers, and recommenders. You understand in detail how the ML models work, what are their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Software Engineering You are fluent in a modern programming language (Scala). You’ve already brought code into production in a professional environment. Working knowledge on distributed systems (Spark) is a plus.
  • Analytics You are able to transform data into wisdom. You know how to test hypotheses. You are proficient with an analytics tool (pandas, R) and with SQL.
  • Business Experience You applied the skills mentioned above in a business environment for 4+ years. A track record of result-driven work gives evidence of this.
  • Academic Background You’ve learned in your master’s or PhD program how research works such that you can easily catch up with the newest scientific developments.

We Offer:

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged co-workers
  • Speak English in the office with people from over 50 nationalities
  • Virtual stock options - be part of our success story
  • Monthly Hackathons and weekly tech talks
  • Annual external training budget - be constantly learning
  • Well stocked kitchen and our famous pizza & beer Friday’s
  • GetYourGuide vouchers and free German lessons
  • Relocation Assistance


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You can get in touch with us via jobs@getyourguide.com, and make sure you check out life at GetYourGuide on our blog.

You can also take a look at our Tech Radar for an insight into our stack.

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We will review your application and get back to you no later than Monday, November 26th.