Junior Data Scientist

OsmoseIt Osmosis

We're looking for a Jr. Data Scientist to help build mathematical models underpinning the platform’s core services. Compared to other technology companies with highly scalable amounts of data, the set of problems that we tackle is incredibly diverse. They cut across optimization, prediction, modeling, inference, transportation, and mapping. We are looking for someone that is knowledgeable in each of these fields. The ideal candidate is a critical thinker, is passionate about solving mathematical problems with data, and is excited about working in a fast-paced, innovative and collegiate environment.

This position is located in Seattle, WA.

Your role:
Work with Data Scientists and Product Managers to frame a problem, both mathematically and within the business context
Perform exploratory data analysis to gain a deeper understanding of the problem
Construct and fit statistical, machine learning, or optimization models
Write production modeling code; collaborate with Software Engineers to implement algorithms in production
Design and run both simulated and live traffic experiments
Analyze experimental and observational data; communicate findings; facilitate launch decisions.

Your qualifications:
Whip smart
2+ years hands-on experience in a Data Scientist role
Passion for solving unstructured and non-standard mathematical problems
End-to-end experience with data, including querying, aggregation, analysis, and visualization
Proficiency with Python, or another interpreted programming language like R or Matlab
Willingness to collaborate and communicate with others to solve a problem.

Our vibe:
Early stage, small team
Flexible days in office (inside Synapse’s downtown space)
Fremont Brewery vs MiiR coffee satellite office
Stand-ups, rigor, and speed
Work smarter
Social equality matters
Flip-flops, bikes, Friday hangouts and kid friendly
Working together:
You play nicely with others
You openly admit to a mistake and find a solution
When you vent, you keep your cool
You can pitch ideas and shepherd them through to completion
Updating others and holding yourself accountable is second nature
Benefits of Working at Osmosis:
Competitive compensation
Stock options
Outstanding benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and life insurance (100% paid for employee/50% for dependent)
Orca cards and bike racks
Pick pop-up ‘office’ spots with the CEO and other leaders

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