Senior Data Scientist

Valencia, CA /
Software Engineering & Development – Engineering /
Full-time (Exempt)
About the Senior Data Scientist role:
As a Senior Data Scientist at Scorpion, you’ll work with our growing data science team to develop data products for Scorpion and its clients. We’re looking for a natural collaborator who will be excited to provide innovative solutions, insights, and features to both new and existing products.

Responsibilities:

    • Develop predictive models to support sound strategic decisions for automated marketing campaigns
    • Validate production models and analyze the performance of existing models
    • Assess the usefulness of new data sources, transformations, and modeling techniques
    • Collaborate with business experts and managers to scope, prioritize, and develop new products

Qualifications:

    • Quantitative Bachelor’s Degree (Quantitative Master’s/PhD preferred)
    • 5+ years designing production systems in python, leading teams or new initiatives, and modeling
    • Experience with machine learning cloud deployment (AWS/Azure/etc.)
    • Expertise in Python (including extensive experience with pandas/numpy/scikit-learn/xgboost/etc.)
    • Statistics expertise (A/B Testing, experiment design, Bayesian methods, etc.)
    • 3+ years of SQL experience (comfortable writing complex multi-table queries)
    • A sound understanding of common machine learning algorithms (RF, SVM, LR, GBDT, etc.) and model training techniques