Data Scientist

PAR Paris

Dailymotion is looking for a top notch Data Scientist that will help us discover the information hidden in our vast amounts of data, and help us make smarter decisions to deliver a better product. Your primary focus will be in applying data mining techniques, doing machine learning jobs, and building high quality prediction systems integrated with our products. You will work on the key features to automate scoring using machine learning techniques, build recommendation systems, build system for automated fraud detection and for erratic behavior detection and analysis.

Job description

- Processing, cleansing, and verifying the integrity of the data used for analysis
- Selecting and engineering features to build and optimize prediction and classification systems
- Data mining using state-of-the-art methods
- Enhancing data collection procedures to include information that is relevant for building analytic systems
- Doing ad-hoc analysis and presenting results in a clear manner
- Creating automated anomaly detection systems and constant tracking of its performance

Job Requirements

- A MS or PhD in computer science, statistics or a related field (Mathematics, Physics…) is a strong plus 
- Excellent understanding and experience of machine learning techniques (eg k-NN, Naive Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, Neural Networks, etc.) 
- Experience with common data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab. Excellence in at least one of these is highly desirable
- Great business sense and communication skills
- Proficiency in using query languages (SQL, Hive, Pig…) and in NoSQL databases (MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase)
- Data-oriented personality

Information about the job

Location: Paris
Start date: ASAP
Contract: Full and permanent



Paris 17ème - Boulevard Malesherbes

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