AI/ML Job: Data Scientist


Data Scientist at NBCUniversal

Universal City, California, United States 🇺🇸   (Posted Jun 5 2018)
About the company
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Job position

Job description
Data Scientist

Universal Games & Digital Platforms Group

Essential Responsibilities:

Ideation of data models and modeling (i.e. historical as well as predictive models)

Working with the Games team and partners to understand what are the needed KPIs in addition to what selected BI tools provide

Help design and monitor A/B tests

Ideate cross-promotion campaigns

Work across teams to identify needs and translate them to modeling mandates

Explain player behavior and campaign results

Skills & requirements
Basic Qualifications:

2+ years of experience performing statistical and predictive analytics

Expert in machine learning

Expertise in R and Python

Must have more than a passing familiarity with Behavioral Science or Psychology or Social Science

Eligibility Requirements:

Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered

Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Desired Characteristics:

Expertise in Java and C/C++ a plus

Understanding of Big Data technologies (Cassandra, Spark, Hadoop) strongly preferred

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