Data Scientist- AI/ML

New York, NY
Engineering – Search & Data Sciences
Full-Time
We are hiring at all levels (Jr. Sr. Staff)

Etsy is looking for a Data Scientist to join our Data Science team and to have the opportunity to make core algorithmic advances and apply their ideas in the dynamic world of E-commerce in strengthening Etsy’s global marketplace.

Etsy is committed to advancing the fields related to E-commerce related fields by building technologies that help Etsy buyers and sellers discover and celebrate handmade goods from all over the world. We are seeking individuals passionate in areas such as Machine Learning, Data Mining, Recommender Systems, Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Computational Advertising, Deep Learning and Computer Vision. Etsy's Data scientists can publish their innovations at top tier conferences such as KDD, NIPS, ICML, ICLR, CVPR, ICCV, WWW, WSDM, SIGIR and etc. 

We are motivated by curiosity and humility.  We are dedicated to learning and constantly improving in a blameless environment and have a natural drive to figure out how everything works. We believe in keeping it real.  Etsy’s mission and values are a part of everything we do. We care about how our work affects real people in the community and enjoy opportunities to meet them. We are motivated by this mission every day.

This role will be located in Brooklyn.

About the Role

    • Recommendation and Personalization
    • Natural Language Processing and Query Understanding
    • Deep Learning
    • Image Processing and Understanding
    • Text Understanding
    • Learning to Ranking for Search and Ads
    • Fraud and Abuse Detection
    • Large-scale Machine Learning

About You

    • You share our values (below) and are looking for a company that has a solid mission.
    • You have strong analytical and quantitative skills. You are familiar with techniques in Machine Learning, Data Mining, Recommender Systems, Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Computational Advertising, Deep Learning and Computer Vision or related fields.
    • You have a Ph.D. degree in Machine Learning, Data Mining, Recommender Systems, Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, Computational Advertising, Deep Learning and Computer Vision or related fields.
    • You have strong technical and programming skills. You are familiar with relevant technologies and languages (e.g. Python, Java, C++ and etc.). You have experience in or desire to learn Hadoop/Spark related Big Data technologies.
    • You have demonstrated the capability to review and write technical papers.
    • You can contribute to research that can be applied to Etsy products.
    • You have the ability to quickly prototype ideas and solve complex problems by adapting creative approaches.
    • You are a strong collaborator and communicator and you make the engineers around you grow and learn.  


What’s Next

Interested in working with us? Send us a cover letter and your resume explaining why you’d be great for the job. We value your unique talents and point of view, so feel free to tell us what you are all about. And if you write, draw, craft, or contribute to something you’re proud of, we’d love to hear about it.
 
At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. Etsy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.