Data Scientist

Sunnyvale, CA (Hybrid)
Product /
Full Time /
Sonatus is a well-funded, fast-paced, and fast-growing company whose technologies and software help automakers build dynamic software-defined vehicles. With two generations of solutions already on the road with a top global OEM, our vehicle and cloud software solutions are at the forefront of the digital transformation of vehicles. The Sonatus team is a talented and diverse collection of technology and automotive specialists hailing from many of the most prominent companies in their respective industries.

Sonatus is looking for a highly motivated Data Scientist to join our team and help us accelerate software innovations for next-generation software-defined vehicles. We are passionate about putting our customers first and creating products that solve real-world problems.

Location-wise, candidates should already reside within the SF/Bay Area, CA region as we promote a hybrid work model with 2-3 days in office requirements (for synergy, collaboration, engagement, and camaraderie with peers and management).

Duties and Responsbilities

    • Perform data analysis and offer insights to inform business decisions.
    • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to identify and address intricate data challenges.
    • Create and deploy data models and algorithms to enhance decision-making processes.
    • Employ programming languages and tools for extracting, cleansing, and manipulating extensive datasets.
    • Present findings and recommendations to stakeholders using visualizations and presentations.
    • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in Data science.
    • Take charge of projects, ensuring timely completion in a dynamic work environment.
    • Engage in training and developmental activities to augment skills and knowledge.
    • Adhere to data privacy and security protocols to uphold the confidentiality of sensitive information.
    • Perform the full data modeling and algorithm development cycle: modeling, training, tuning, validating, deploying, and maintaining services.
    • Research and develop novel statistical approaches and machine learning/deep learning models that add value to manufacturing processes and product performance improvement.
    • Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of data sources and data-gathering techniques.

Qualifications and Experience

    • MS or PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, Sciences, Applied Mathematics, or a related field.
    • Minimum 5+ Years of experience
    • Strong knowledge and understanding of current ML and AI technologies & platforms.
    • Knowledge of current technologies and ML frameworks (tensorflow, pytorch, sklearn, keras, etc.).
    • Hands-on experience with data engineering/processing frameworks (databricks, spark, dataflow, etc.).
    • Data Science prototyping experience.
    • Results-driven with a positive can-do attitude.
    • Creative problem-solving skills.
    • Experience with SQL.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Prefer experience with distributed storage and computing tools such as Hadoop and Spark.
    • Prefer working knowledge of streaming data solutions.

Desired Skills and Experience

    • Experience in the Automotive Industry is highly desireable
Consider being part of the Sonatus team and receive the following:

Benefit Offerings includes:
- Competitive compensation and equity program
- Health care plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
- Flexible and Dependent Care Expense program
- Retirement plan (401k)
- Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
- Unlimited paid time off per year
- Hybrid office work-arrangement/flexibility

Perk Offerings include:
- Complimentary lunches, snacks and beverages during on-site working days
- Wellness benefit allowances (towards gym membership and fitness programs)
- Internet reimbursement
- Computer Accessory Allowance

Employee Engagement Offerings:
- Departmental team building and outings
- Employee Referral Program
- Culture/Employee Satisfaction Surveys - Feedback matters!
- Peer Award Program (monthly)
- Innovative Award Program (annual)

Sonatus is a fast-paced and innovative company and are seeking team members who are passionate about making a difference. If you are ready to take your career to the next level, we highly encourage you to apply.

To all recruitment agencies: Sonatus, Inc. ("Sonatus") does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Sonatus' employees. Sonatus is not responsible for any fees associated with unsolicited activities.