Job Openings Data Scientist

About the job Data Scientist

Our benefits include:

  • Work directly with an international client

  • Performance evaluation at 6-months

  • 13th month pay

  • HMO (Maxicare)

  • 5 Service Incentive Leaves upon reaching 1-year of service/employment

  • Maternity Leave, Paternity Leave, SOLO Parent Leave, Magna Carta Leave, etc.

  • Education Benefit

  • Retirement Benefit

  • Shuttle Service

  • CO League (Swimming, jiu-jitsu, yoga, billiards, table tennis, prizes, events, training, outreach, etc.)

  • 24-Hour Management & Tech Support

  • Great hands-on support team and fun working environment

Client provided benefits include:


  • Internet allowance

  • New Macbook to work on

  • 15 additional service incentive leaves that are convertible to cash.


Position Description:


Position Title:  Data Scientist

Classification:  Associate

Salary Grade:  35000 - 70000 Peso / month

Reports To:  Account Manager, Client

Primary Relationships:  Client Team

Date(s):  October 2020


Background:

As a Data Scientist, you will help build machine learning models to better understand data, and apply statistical analysis to make better production decisions.  

This position will have the option to work from home at our office on Clark until the pandemic is over.

Main Roles:

  • Work comfortably with large datasets in order to extract insights and build predictive models to improve the end-user experience

  • Apply machine learning techniques to gain an understanding of user generated texts and images

  • Design the system and process that we will use to train, test, evaluate and iterate on various hypotheses

  • Engage in problem-solving sessions to brainstorm solutions to complex problems

  • Analyze data to help make data-driven decisions to improve our product

Schedule:

  • Must feel comfortable work US hours (graveyard shift)

Requirements:

  • Firm knowledge of statistical theory, data science, or machine learning algorithms is a requirement

  • Familiarity with data processing tools such as Spark, R, Python, Scala, etc.

  • Experience with cloud platforms (i.e. Google Cloud Platform) and BigQuery is a plus

  • 3+ years of professional experience in the position

  • Master's degree in a relevant quantitative field, or a bachelor’s degree with a significant amount of relevant work experience

  • Self-starter with a track record of bringing projects to completion

  • Excellent communication skills

  • You must provide your own internet connection and late model smart phone

  • Fast Internet (15 Mbps/download and 3 Mbps/upload high-speed internet minimum)

  • Attention to detail