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Senior Data Scientist at PicsArt
Moscow, RU
As a Senior Data Scientist at PicsArt, you’ll have one of the most challenging jobs in PicsArt - leading projects that analyse, understand and predict user behavior and actions. You’ll collaborate with professional product managers, designers and developers to ensure the continuous improvement of our product. You will lead that process from data perspective by providing invaluable insights and directing all key stakeholders. 

Responsibilities:

  • Leverage data to develop analytical insights across all areas of our business to drive product development;
  • Design experiments and interpret the results to draw detailed and actionable conclusions;
  • Leverage models to help areas such as understanding user behaviour, predicting future performance, enhancing editing experience, monetization and social interactions;
  • Leverage large scale data processing platforms such as Spark, Hive, and more;
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams across disciplines such as product, engineering, operations and marketing;
  • Present findings to senior management to strengthen business decisions;
  • Translate data-driven learnings into actionable insights;
  • Passion for photo editing or photography is a big plus;

Key Requirements:

  • BS, MS or PhD in Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or other quantitative field (advanced degrees are a plus);
  • Strong programming experience in Python, Java, Scala or other OOP language is required;
  • Strong SQL skills are a must;
  • Exceptional SQL skills is a plus;
  • Working knowledge of big data platforms (Spark, Presto, Hive) is a big plus;
  • Experience working with API services;
  • Experience in modeling and machine learning is required;
  • Knowledge of experimentation and statistical methods;
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated individual with strong analytical and research skills;
  • Positive attitude, enthusiasm, motivation and desire for continuous improvement;
  • Good written and at least practical verbal knowledge of English;
  • Superb communication and organization skills;
  • Balance attention to detail with swift execution.