Senior Data Scientist

  • Adikteev
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 07/02/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Business Intelligence Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Adtech company created in November 2012 and funded by tier 1 investors ISAI and Ventech.
Adikteev is a mobile advertising company who provides advertisers and app developers with a global solution for their communication needs in every steps of the user lifetime: from awareness through branding and qualified traffic to conversion through user acquisition and retargeting. Adikteev follows mobile users' behavior closely and addresses them with a message adapted to each brand's needs.

Development has been driven by both organic growth (incl. office opening in NYC in 2016) and acquisitions (Motion Lead, French mobile creative company acquired in 2015 and Trademob German Mobile platform acquired in 2016). Adikteev has offices in Paris, Berlin, NYC and San Francisco.

To support our aggressive development and fast growth, we are always looking for the most talented people to join our 80+ people team.

Adikteev received many rewards :

  • Deloitte Extenso - Fast 50 : N°1 in Ile-de-France
  • EY : 8th out of 100 outstanding French start-up
  • French Tech Pass : Top 100 of the better French tech companies
  • BPI France Excellence
  • Happy At Work (4,6/5)

What you will do

Adikteev is now looking for a talented Senior Data Scientist to join the Data Science team in Berlin. Your role as a key member of the team will be to work hand-in-hand with the Data Science team in Paris to build data-intensive models that boost performance and address business opportunities.

With hundreds of GB of extra data per day and over 1 million incoming requests per second, Big Data is not an empty promise at Adikteev. To tackle this complexity, our computational advertising technology relies on an algorithmic approach that puts Data Science at the core of our business. As the centers of innovation and scientific excellence of the company, the Data Science teams focus on applied research to improve continuously the existing approaches and to deliver out-of-the-box models in order to maximize the performance of our campaigns. Examples of research topics include conversion prediction, pacing algorithms, recommender systems, auction theory, reinforcement learning, etc.

Your Responsibilities:

  • As a member of the Data Science team, you will work on data-intensive algorithms that require to be scalable and high-performing and address business opportunities
  • You will research, design, prototype and develop cutting-edge real-time-bidding algorithms based on your mathematical knowledge and innovative ideas
  • You will crunch vast amount of data in order to extract valuable insights and to identify new product opportunities and model improvements
  • You will develop high-performance algorithms in scalable and product-ready code and ultimately put them into production in close collaboration with our Data Engineering team
  • As part of the Data Science team, you will mentor team members, provide expertise on the algorithmic approach and inspire scientific rigor to the entire organization

What we are looking for

Your Skills:

  • Master's degree in a quantitative field with emphasis on applied mathematics, statistics or machine learning
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong knowledge of probability, statistics and optimization
  • Experience with applied research and designing out-of-the-box models
  • Creative, curious and proactive
  • Strong programming skills with languages such as Python, R, Scala, and skillset in SQL
  • Initial experience in working with distributed systems (e.g. Spark and Scala)
  • Loves teamwork and has great communication skills

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Full-Time
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience Level: > 2 years

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