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Data Scientist (Somerville, MA) $140k
Seeking a Data Scientist who values code, open to collaborative "get it done" environment and is allergic to shiny new frameworks.
* Perform literature research on new and existing machine learning techniques and approaches
* Develop and optimize models for our recommender system, predictive analytics, search, user scoring, and a/b testing.
* Prototype and help develop the scalable implementation of these algorithms into a production environment
* Partner with engineering to produce high-performance solutions to massive data analysis problems
* Validate statistical models to improve platform effectiveness and reporting quality
* Experience coding in R, Python or Java
* Practical experience with empirical Bayesian inference a strong plus
* Experience with dimensionality reduction, feature extraction, feature engineering, hyperparameter optimization and/or NLP are plusses
* Experience with streaming, online implementations of algorithms a strong plus
What we offer:
* 401k plan
* Health/Life insurance
* Flexible Spending accounts
* Stock options
* Flex vacation policy
Beacon Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.
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