Senior Data Scientist

Data Science & Machine Learning St.Petersburg, Poland Kharkiv, Poland Lviv, Poland Kraków, Poland Belgrade, Poland Kyiv, Poland


Description

Our customer is one of the US biggest home improvement retail companies and one of the biggest in the World. By home improvement, building and decorating materials and tools, furniture, appliances, heating and cooling, lighting and home decor goods are meant. Key company highlights:

  • 100 years of history!
  • Over 400 stores across the US, 60 in Canada
  • Outstanding focus on an end customer: personalized deals every day, focus to introduce bleeding-edge technologies to deliver the best experience in the world.

We are looking for a Lead Data Scientist who will handle complex problems independently and demonstrate analytical thinking. You will use project management skills to manage the deliverables and ensure all stakeholder work is complete on time. You will also manage stakeholder communications and present your project across a wide spectrum of management levels.

The project assumes the development and further expansion of the e-Commerce platform for the web and mobile customer-facing solution. The platform aspects include back-end, search engine, and data pipelines.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of skilled data scientists
  • Drive the collection, cleaning, processing, and analysis of new and existing data sources.
  • Communicate with business stakeholders to clarify their requirements and present the teamwork results.

Requirements:

  • Senior Data Scientist with 4+ years of experience in analytics
  • ‚ÄčExperience with Neural Networks, Deep Learning, Computer Vision
  • Experience with Search (Semantic Search
  • Great communication and presentation skills. Proven ability to present progress made by the team to senior business management and the project stakeholders.
  • Experience in working across different global cultures is a plus.
Will be a plus:
  • E-commerce and Retail Search background
We offer:
  • Opportunity to work on bleeding-edge projects
  • Work with a highly motivated and dedicated team
  • Flexible schedule
  • Medical insurance
  • Benefits program
  • Corporate social events
  • Professional development opportunities

About us:

Grid Dynamics is the engineering services company known for transformative, mission-critical cloud solutions for retail, finance and technology sectors. We architected some of the busiest e-commerce services on the Internet and have never had an outage during the peak season. Founded in 2006 and headquartered in San Ramon, California with offices throughout the US and Eastern Europe, we focus on big data analytics, scalable omnichannel services, DevOps, and cloud enablement.