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Research Data Scientist

Company: Harnham

Location: Boston - MA

Posted on: November 24

Research Data Scientist SaaS Startup... Boston - MA/Remote $100 - 000 - $120 - 000 + Equity THE COMPANY This company is extremely mission-driven and focuses on improving opportunities available to middle-skillset folks in society. Their mission is to make job mobility easier for all people - regardless of educational attainment. This company builds ML models to identify hidden/overlooked talent in the workforce. They are looking for a Research Scientist with relevant commercial experience to bring on to their team to work on some exciting projects RESPONSIBILITIES Partner with the Chief Data Scientist and team members to develop new models as well as improve existing ones. Manage and run experiments with both public and private data sets Come up with research questions - build and train models to address those questions SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE Bachelors required. Master's and Ph. D. preferred in Computer Science or relevant fields such as Statistics - Applied Mathematics - Applied Economics - or related field. Fluency in Python and SQL Expertise on the labor economy Expertise on ethical AI is a plus. Also - open to a person with a deep interest in this area. Good communication skills AWS experience is preferred Preferred experience includes Deep underlying mathematics understanding - version control tools - and production-grade python coding BENEFITS The compensation is consistent of the base salary - equity - and a comprehensive benefits package. HOW TO APPLY Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page. KEY TERMS Data Science - Machine Learning - Economics - Research - R&D - Machine Learning - Mathematics - time series - dimensionality reduction techniques - AWS - Python - SQL - PySpark - Spark