Data Scientist at Miles

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Miles is a universal rewards app empowering anyone to earn miles automatically for all forms of travel and commute

Job title
Data Scientist
Job listing last updated at
Jul 29, 2020
Job listing location
San Francisco Bay Area
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Bay Area company location: 75 E Santa Clara St Suite 05-137, San Jose CA

Job description

What you’ll need:

● Master’s/PhD (preferred) or Bachelor’s (required) in CS/ML/AI or relevant computational/engineering discipline

Machine Learning/Data Science:
● Solid theoretical understanding of ML fundamentals: linear algebra, probability, statistics (as relevant to ML), optimization
● Knowledge of different ML techniques and when/how to use them: classification, regression, clustering, outlier detection, dimensionality reduction, etc.
● Comfortable manipulating and analyzing complex, high-volume, high-dimensionality data from varying, heterogeneous sources
● Experience with messy real-world data -- handling missing/incomplete/inaccurate data
● Proficient in the Python ML ecosystem: NumPy, Pandas, SciPy, Scikit-Learn
● Strong understanding of relational databases like PostgreSQL is a plus

Programming experience:
● At least 2+ years of experience writing production-quality Python code
● Version control: Git, GitHub/Bitbucket
● Experience delivering large-scale deployable projects

Great to have
● We deal with large volumes of geospatial data, so experience working with geospatial data at scale is a big plus
● Knowledge of Python (Shapely, GeoPandas, Fiona, CartoPy, etc) and/or database (PostGIS) geometry/geospatial tools
● Domain experience in building models for location-based services, transportation, scheduling, vehicle routing


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