Data Scientist- 1 year contract

Full-Time

Website AutoTrader.ca

One year opportunity with possibility of extension

We are looking for an experienced Data Scientist who will support very exciting AI products at Trader. The ideal candidate is comfortable working with analyzing large data sets to find opportunities to improve product performance and increase value to customers. In order to do that, it’s important that this person knows how to communicate well with all levels of the organization, ranging from peer Data Scientists to business stakeholders. They must have a proven ability to drive business results and comfortable communicating recommendations and findings to a business audience.

The right candidate will have a passion for growing their data science acumen.

What you’ll DO:

· Use predictive modeling to increase and optimize customer experiences on the AutoTrader.ca Marketplace focused on ICO domain.

· Work with the Product Manager to prototype new ideas, models, and ways of leveraging lots of data points to improve business outcomes.

· Utilize appropriate cloud resources based on project demands and data workloads needs to automate and productionalize data science processes.


· Develop enrichment processes and procedures to improve the cleanliness, usability and understanding of data.

· Proactively monitor existing Machine Learning models, their performance, output, and accuracy.

· Management of large-scale data processing system for preparing structured and unstructured data for analytic modeling.

· Work along with Support Teams to troubleshoot and identify customer-reported issues.


What you’ll NEED:

· Experience within an Azure environment, or other cloud environments

· Equivalent of 4-8+ years related work experience

· Scientific approach, curiosity, creativity, and passion for finding the truth in data


· Excellent team player with interpersonal skills

· University degree in STEM field

· Expert level in Python and SQL querying skills

· Previous experience with training and maintaining ML models


· Experience with analytical tools and techniques

· Experience with data cleaning, manipulation, and wrangling

· Experience using structured and unstructured data, from internal and external sources

· Initiative and ability to work with little supervision in cross functional teams


· Ability to collaborate with other teams to achieve organization’s goal


Bonus Points…

· Previous automotive services experience would be beneficial

· Experience with pricing estimations and insights


Please note that benefits are not applicable for this contract opportunity

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