Data Scientist (m/f) - CDI

  • Product & Development
  • Paris, France

Data Scientist (m/f) - CDI

Job description

COMPANY

Founded in November 2012 and backed by French VCs ISAI and Ventech, Adikteev is a leading all-in-one marketing platform allowing marketers and app developers to engage their audience, acquire new clients and re-engage their dormant users through machine learning driven advertising campaigns. We deliver performance based campaigns for the largest brands on a 400+ publisher network and rely on a proprietary predictive targeting technology and proprietary over performing ad units suite.

Key Figures:

  • 80+ employees
  • 3 offices: Paris, Berlin, NYC
  • Double digit M€ revenues in 2016 and growing fast


Adikteev is now looking for a Data Scientist who will join as soon as possible the Data Science team to boost advertising performance and extract business value from our huge data pipeline.

 

MISSIONS

  • As an expert in performance advertising, you will build data-driven products that help our advertisers acquire more customers and revenue. 
  • You will research, design, prototype and validate cutting-edge algorithms based on your business and mathematical knowledge. 
  • Ultimately, hand-in-hand with the Data Engineers in charge of deploying your work in production, you will produce new and creative predictive solutions that will become part of our core offer. 
  • You will work with cross-functional team members (IT, sales, media-buying, etc.) to identify business opportunities and prioritize features to address them.
  • As part of the Data Science team, you will provide expertise on mathematical concepts useful for business analytics and inspire the adoption of statistical rigorousness and data-driven thinking across the entire organization.

Requirements

MINIMUM VIABLE CANDIDATE

  • Is creative, curious, out of the box thinker, and technically rigorous
  • Takes initiatives to test and learn systematically about new things
  • Enjoys being challenged and to solve complex business problems on a daily basis
  • Is able to work in teams and collaborate with others to clarify requirements and design solutions
  • Enjoys sharing his work through simple words with everybody
  • Holds an advanced academic degree in the field of applied mathematics
  • Has 2+ years experience building predictive solutions to solve business issues
  • Has an excellent understanding of mathematical concepts underlying usual algorithms
  • Shows fluency with Python or R and its machine learning modules
  • Can get his hands dirty and implement custom artificial intelligence programs if needed
  • Has experience with very large datasets and distributed processing
  • Has a good understanding of the basics of the web advertising industry

 

BONUS POINTS

  • Involves himself regularly into Data Science competitions or meetups
  • Has experience with Spark environment
  • Is able to prototype by itself any piece of software that's needed to test hypotheses
  • Has already worked with web advertising data
  • Shows advanced gaming skills with FIFA 2016 on PlayStation 4 !