Data Scientist, Content Planning & Analysis - Seattle (15003)
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Data Scientist, Content Planning & Analysis
Duration: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Seattle, North America
Who You Are:
Getty Images is looking for individuals that enjoy demonstrating new and traditional Machine Learning methods to help turn large-scale business data into useful insights.
As a Data Scientist in Content Planning & Analysis, you will contribute to the development of impactful Machine Learning pipelines to evaluate content consumption trends at Getty Images. The output of your models will be core to our understanding of how customers search and interact with our imagery content; and will be used to understand the lifetime value of content at Getty Images. Your work will also serve as the foundation for multiple pivotal initiatives and will sit at the intersection of Data Science, Business, and Creative.
In addition to possessing a strong technical background, you are comfortable explaining complex analytical and statistical methods to both Business and Engineering teams; and can provide concrete recommendations on how to put the output of your work into action.
Your Next Challenge:
The mission of the Data Science team is to use internal and third-party data to inform other groups on how to interact with its customer and content base. We achieve this goal by building automated solutions that apply best-in-class Machine Learning and Engineering practices and continuous interactions with collaborators to identify critical needs that deliver results relevant to the business.
Are you interested in joining a growing team of highly collaborative and curious Business Analysts and Data Engineers? As a member of the team, you will have the chance to interact with key business partners and leadership to define the biggest area of opportunities and accelerate the delivery of a robust portfolio of Data Science models.
Your primary responsibility will be to help understand how customers interact with Getty Images’ collection of 300+ Million assets and to use that work to build internal self-serve data products and establish data-driven strategies. Through this work, you will have the opportunity to interact with the entirety of Getty Images' data and technology stack.
This role is responsible for the communication of findings across all levels (within the team, business partners, and leadership), and will support leadership with research on key business initiatives and challenges.
We value learning and development, and we provide opportunities to work on projects that excite you! You will have the opportunity to sit at the intersection of Content, Engineering, Marketing, Product and Leadership to inform, influence, support, and impact key decisions.
What You'll Need:
- Proven experience of having worked hands-on as a Data Scientist, preferably in a content or customer-focused organization.
- Proficiency in Machine Learning, statistical modeling and/or data mining, and a good understanding of the real-world advantages and drawbacks of various Machine Learning techniques.
- Strong working knowledge in Python (preferred) or R, and experience working within the Hadoop ecosystem and standard tools such as Git, bash, and SQL.
- Excellent communication skills (both written and orally), and a proven ability to comfortably produce written reports and present findings to collaborators.
- Ability to independently complete a project, from ideation to delivery to partners, and can pro-actively interact with other engineers within the organization to access necessary resources or data.
- Knowledge of Spark and NLP, along with experience with large-scale time series data, outlier detection, and time series best practices is a plus
Nice to Have:
- A Ph.D. or MS in Computer Science, Statistics, Economics/Finance, Sociology, Natural Sciences or any other equivalent quantitative project is preferred. If you are self-taught and believe you are a good fit for this role or have significant work experience, we would love to hear from you!
What You Can Expect: (Physical and Mental Demands & Requirements)
- Frequent communication with others to exchange information.
- Frequent travel, internationally domestically
- Occasionally moving objects up to 50 lbs and frequently moving objects up to 25 lbs.
- Frequent sedentary work that primarily involves sitting/standing; Time of each will vary.
- Constant operation of computer and frequent usage of other office machinery, including (but not limited to) calculator, copy machine, computer printer, etc.
- Frequent repetition of motions and gestures that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers.
- Constant assessment of accuracy and thoroughness of the work assignment.
Benefits at Getty Images
We provide Medical, Vision, and Dental insurance for you and your family. We partner with Meritain (An Aetna Company), and CVS Caremark to provide you with two options for medical coverage - a POS plan and an HSA-qualified (Health Savings Account) Plan. The POS plan comes with a $200 per year Getty Images contribution to an FSA account. If you enroll in the HSA plan, Getty Images will give you $1400-$2400 per year to spend on any qualified health expenses. Dental insurance is available through Delta Dental. Vision Insurance is available through VSP. All full-time employees working at least 25 hours per week will become eligible for health benefits the 1st of the month following their date of hire. Contributions to health care accounts are prorated based on the date of hire. For more information on these benefits you may request an electronic copy of our Benefits Guide.
Time off Work/life balance is important to us
We provide flexible time off and 10 sick days each calendar year. Additionally, we pay 4 weeks of fully-paid Parental Leave for new parents, with primary caregivers eligible for an additional 8 weeks of fully-paid leave.
Company Paid Holidays
Employees enjoy company-paid holidays for each of our global locations.
Disability and Life Insurance
We automatically enroll and pay for Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D) up to 2 times your annual salary. We also provide you with fully paid Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability Insurance.
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