Senior Data Scientist (Contract)
A fast paced startup in Mountain View is taking on social media marketing and looking for a Senior Data scientist to join their ranks, can pay up to $100/hour.
This is an opportunity to be on the ground floor of a company that will define the way brands are being marketed in the future. They are offering a flexible work schedule, equity and a lot of room for growth. This is a brand new team in a company that began in 2009.
Required Skills & Experience
- Knowledge and hands on experience with Spark, Python, R and Matlab
- Experience with machine learning algorithms.
- Experience with large data sets and predictive analysis.
- Experience processing more than a few terabytes of data.
- 5+ years of real world experience.
- Ph.D with a MS in Statistics strongly encouraged.
- MS degrees with real world experience will also be considered.
Desired Skills & Experience
- Mathematical mindset
- Proficiency in statistics.
- Experience working with AWS is a big plus.
Benefits & Perks
As a contractor you will receive the following benefits:
- Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA)
- Paid Sick Time Leave
- Pre-tax Commuter Benefit