Data Scientist

Company Name: INgrooves Music Group
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: 25th Jan, 2017
  • Build machine learning models and design working algorithms from development through testing and validation from a product-centric perspective
  • Analyze GB and TB size datasets to surface and communicate actionable, data-driven recommendations and insights
  • Integrate with APIs and external data sources to uncover statistically robust music consumption trends
  • Create data-rich visuals and documents to articulate and convey complex concepts to executive leadership team and label partners
  • Other duties as determined by the EVP of Insights & Analytics

Desired Qualifications and Experience:

  • Undergraduate degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g., applied mathematics, computer science, economics, engineering, physics, statistics) – graduate degree with a specialty in machine learning/artificial intelligence preferred
  • 1 year of data extraction/transformation (e.g., coding with Python, Scala, Java, and analytics with R, SQL, Pandas, Hadoop, Hive, Spark), and visualization (ROC curves, Qlik, Tableau)
  • Knowledge of and practical experience in applying machine learning (decision trees, artificial neural networks, clustering, unsupervised and supervised learning) and developing algorithms and models at scale to solve challenging problems
  • Knowledge of the software design and development lifecycle, TDD, and Agile development practices
  • Experience in a fast-paced, professional services environment is a decided advantage