Data Scientist

1 month ago
$55 - $70/hour (Estimated)RemoteStage 19 Management

MOST IMPORTANT PART ABOUT THE GIG: We believe in making yourself rich not just your company rich. That's why for this position you and your team (3-6 people) will be given 33.3% of all distributed profits in addition to an employee stock option program. There is no salary or hourly rate for this position. You can work remotely and part time when you have the time.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement data science systems (ML, AI, optimization, and statistics)
  • Improve the scale and efficiency of data science approaches
  • Pair with data engineers to design deployments and pipelines
  • Elevate team technical craft with peer reviews, paper reading, and tech prototyping
  • Identify new product opportunities and collaboratively develop them with partners
  • Represent data products to non-technical partners and collaborators

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5+ years data science industry experience
  • 3+ years "productionalizing" code into live systems
  • 2+ years hands on experience with petabyte-processing-capable technologies such as Spark or Hadoop
  • Experience setting up and interacting with cloud infrastructure (e.g., AWS)
  • Professional proficiency in Python and SQL
  • An MS or PhD in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Statistics, or related field

Applicable Technologies/Skills:

  • Understand trade-offs between data infrastructure and database systems
  • Familiarity with iterative development methodologies like Scrum, Agile, etc.
  • Familiarity with Java, Scala, C++
  • Familiarity with git

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Data Scientist: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Master's (Preferred)