Rarefied talent in big data technology and analytics

Data Scientist

Adhark, Inc.

Job Description

Do you want to work at a new social media company that is ambitious about transforming an entire industry? Adhark is a unique tech startup pioneering agile marketing and user base monetization software. Our team is a collection of acknowledged social analytics experts, inventors, and veteran programmers, who have diverse experience applying insights from social data to solve key industry problems for the Fortune 100.

We are looking for an eager and talented data scientist who is passionate about working with complex datasets and possesses the software engineering skills required to develop production-level web applications. As a member of a lean, high-impact team, you will contribute to the first release of our patented software system.  You will be in the position to make a tangible impact on the business, while gaining valuable domain experience in a fun and fast-moving industry.

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS, MS/PhD in Computer Science, Applied Math or related fields.
  • Strong background in machine learning and natural language processing techniques, including the improvement, development, and implementation of complex learning algorithms.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of statistical modeling and data science concepts, and experience working with very large, diverse, and real-time data sets.
  • Web development experience; an ace with at least one scripting language and web app framework (Python/Django, preferred).
  • Ability to quickly build prototypes for new solutions as well as scalable applications.
  • Experience with designing and automating unit as well as end-to-end software tests.
  • Experience in data product development around marketing or advertising use cases a plus.
  • Capable of product development, implementation, evaluation, and improvement.
  • Experience working with AWS, MongoDB, and other big data tech.
  • Proven ability to implement third party APIs, as well as build and deploy underlying production servers.
  • Experience with text analysis technologies.
  • Strong proficiency in data mining/visualization tools.
  • Experience working with social data and APIs, such as Twitter, desirable.
  • Most importantly, motivated self starter, quick learner and team player.

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Job Location
Boston, MA
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Full Time