Senior Data Science Engineer, Systems (MZ Game Studio)

MZ Game Studio is on the forefront of applied data science and engineering. With massive scale global systems feeding our teams large streams of real-time data, we are looking for a sharp Senior Data Science Engineer to turn true big data into actionable insights. As a Senior Data Science Engineer you’ll play a crucial role in building out a revolutionary next generation real-time analytics system. You’ll work closely with the R&D team to turn theoretical and strategic goals into technical products that push the boundaries of analytics, machine learning and live operations.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Design and develop high-performance, data-driven systems in a distributed infrastructure
  • Research and develop algorithms to analyze high velocity streaming data
  • Design and evaluate experiments to monitor key product metrics, understand root causes of changes in performance
  • Build user behavior models to guide product roadmaps
  • Build software working closely with cross functional teams such as engineering, product management, data scientists, and analytics
  • Understand ecosystems, user behaviors, and long-term trends
  • Translate strategic requirements into usable tools and infrastructure
  • Identify and promote best practices across the organization
  • Implement large scale data management and transformation systems

Your background and who you are:

  • You love building new products and can take an idea from inception, to development and production
  • You have a deep research interest in developing novel statistical modeling and machine learning algorithms
  • You’re a team player and an effective communicator
  • Familiarity/experience with machine learning models, statistical modeling and validation
  • Understanding of modern machine learning techniques (i.e. classification, clustering)
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science (with a Data Mining/Machine Learning emphasis) or equivalent experience
  • Applied experience with distributed machine learning and computing framework (e.g. Spark)
  • 5+ years of experience with Python, R, Java or Scala
  • Experience productionalizing machine learning models
  • Experience with Python, R, Java, Scala, Shell scripting, Spark, Kafka, Storm, Hadoop, Hive, Presto, MySQL, Redis, Cassandra, Elasticsearch



Job posted 5/31/2017