We are opening this year a Data Scientist Internship. The candidate will contribute to one of our existing Machine Learning components from our AI/Big Data Engine. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working in a start-up environment and understands the specific challenges and opportunities that come along with it. This is a hands-on technical role. Java / Python / SQL coding skills are a must have.
As part of our CircleBack Data team, you will be extending our existing ML components that power up some of our key product features, such as our Signature Extraction that extracts signatures from our users inbox. This role can grow into a Full Time Data Scientist role should the internship go well. You will follow an Agile iterative development, with focus on innovation, data quality, user value and solid software programming.
Given a “Data Scientist” role can mean many things, below are the skills that would be needed for that role: Thinks like a Data Scientist Machine Learning Statistics Data Exploration/mining Basic Tools: SQL / Python + Linux Software Engineering: Java
Responsibilities: Selecting features, building and optimizing classifiers using machine learning techniques Innovating, prototyping in Python/Java proof of concepts and productizing them in Java when value add is confirmed Data mining/exploration constantly looking for new ways to improve the data quality output from our Data Engine Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of data used for analysis Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
Skills and Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Math or related field 1+ years’ practical experience with SAS, ETL, data processing, database programming and data analytics Solid Domain knowledge in data mining and statistical analysis Able to understand various data structures and common methods in data transformation Excellent pattern recognition and predictive modeling skills Experience with programming languages such as Java/Python Exceptional problem solving and data analysis skills A high degree of reliability, flexibility, and adaptability while working under pressure Strong verbal and written communication skills Detail oriented with excellent follow-up skills
Bonus points: Prior experience consuming REST APIs Prior experience with Amazon AWS Prior experience with MPP Databases such as Vertica Prior experience with Big Data Frameworks such as Apache Spark Prior experience with CRM Automation/Sales platforms (SalesForce, Marketo, Eloqua, Act!…)
Benefits of Working with CircleBack: Full benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, and unlimited vacation when you get extended a Full Time offer Work hard, play hard environment Perks: freshly grinded coffee that you can abuse all day, fruits every Monday, beers in the fridge…
Our business app CircleBack™ brings accuracy to both professional address books and corporate contact databases through a blend of artificial and collective intelligence. We’ve created intelligent address book apps for professionals and APIs/B2B Products for enterprises to enable the modern professional to keep contacts clean, complete, and up-to-date.
Learn more at http://www.circleback.com