Data Scientist

Remote /
Data /
Full-time
Minds is an open source and decentralized social network dedicated to privacy, free expressions and helping creators thrive. We have over 5 million users around the world and have been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, Techcrunch, Fox News, The Joe Rogan Experience and dozens more major podcasts and media outlets.

“Minds is The Anti-Facebook That Pays You For Your Time” - Wired

“Meet Facebook’s New Open-Sourced, Encrypted Competitor, Minds” - Observer

Responsibilities

    • Develop predictive models to solve business problems including spam identification, and bot detection
    • Develop production collaborative filtering and content recommendation algorithms to promote content, networks, and generally improve user experience
    • Work with business partners to identify needs and deliver analysis that provides measurable business impact
    • Build and maintain dashboards and self-serve analytics in Apache Superset
    • Develop data models in dbt to support dashboards and analysis
    • Maintain a backlog of work to be prioritized with business stakeholders
    • Provide strategic analysis and input to key business decisions on product, marketing, and business direction
    • Work with product managers to run and analyse A/B tests of new product features
    • Work with product managers and data engineers to develop product tracking in Snowplow
    • Work with management to build more accurate business projections based on historical data and trends
    • Work with stakeholders to produce KPIs that measure business health

Essential Skills

    • SkillsML and predictive analytics (3+ years)
    • Python (3+ years)
    • Snowplow (or equivalent)
    • Superset (or equivalent)
    • Spark (or other tools such AWS EMR) (3+ years)
    • Kibana, Superset, Grafana (or other data visualization tools)(5+ years)
    • SQL (3+ years)

Desirable

    • Redis
    • Blockchain (Ethereum) and Smart Contracts
    • Experience with financial models and development of business goals
    • Active on multiple social media platforms
    • Ability to quickly identify patterns
Minds is an equal opportunity employer