Data Scientist (NYC)

Company Name: Datadog
Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 19th Apr, 2016
  • Apply machine learning algorithms and statistical techniques to build new product features
  • Explore and find meaning in extremely high volumes of data
  • Use Python, Hadoop, Pig, Spark, Luigi and other open-source big data components
  • Join a tightly knit team solving hard problems the right way
  • Own meaningful parts of our service, have an impact, grow with the company
  • You have a BS/MS/PhD in a scientific field
  • You have significant experience applying statistics, probability, and machine learning to real business problems
  • You have mastered working with data in Python, R, or Julia
  • You can explain complex ideas and algorithms in understandable ways
  • You want to work in a fast, high growth startup environment and thrive on autonomy

Bonus Points

  • You are fluent with SQL / relational algebra
  • You’ve done data science at high scale with tools like Hadoop and Spark
  • You've written production data pipelines
  • You’ve learned a handful of languages beyond Python and R