We are looking to add a new team member to our Data Analytics group that can help design and develop intelligent algorithms can operate on massive data sets distributed across hundreds of nodes. Specifically we are looking for people with experience with content classification, recommendation, and abuse detection systems. Experience with machine learning and statistical programming is desired. This person must be capable of making his or her own ideas a reality with minimal engineering support.
We value those with exceptional technical skills who want to work with others in a fun and challenging environment. We are looking for someone who has demonstrated experience building and deploying real world systems. You should be someone who wants to be involved in every step of the software development process. You should be considered an expert in your field and your colleagues should look to you as the problem solver and the person who knows how to get things done.
Help define, design, and build projects that leverage our data
Develop algorithms that can scale to very large data sets
Design and develop a content classification system
Determine and implement mechanisms to improve our data quality
MS or PhD in CS/Machine Learning/Math/ or Statistics
5+ years of experience
Expert-level Java skills and design experience, including significant knowledge of core libraries and common design patterns
Experience with open source data processing frameworks is a plus
Experience with Amazon EC2, Hadoop, Nutch, and Mahout is a plus