Data Scientist, Advertising at Orb

Tokyo – Full Time

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Job Description

We’re looking for data scientists to work on our advertising business products to help drive informed business decisions for Orb. You will enjoy working with cutting edge technology, and the ability to see your insights turned into real business products on a regular basis. The perfect candidate will have a background in related quantitative or technical field, will have experience working with large data sets, and will have some experience in data-driven decision making. You are scrappy, focused on results, a self-starter, and have demonstrated success in using analytics to drive the growth and success of a business. This position is located in our Tokyo office.

Requirements

  • • 4+ years experience in machine learning or data mining or quantitative analysis
  • • Prior experience working with advertising or business related products preferred
  • • Experience working with advertising technology and measurement methods
  • • BA/BS in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Applied Economics, Statistics or other quantitative field. Advanced degrees preferred.
  • • Experience with SQL or other programming languages. Some development experience in at least one scripting language (PHP, Python, Perl, etc.) is a plus
  • • Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • • The ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner
  • • Basic understanding of statistical analysis.
  • • Preferred experience with an Internet-based company
  • • Experience with large data sets and distributed computing (Spark/Hadoop) a plus.