Senior Software Engineer, Machine Learning (Weebly)

The Team
Data@Weebly team has brilliant software engineers who have expertise in product engineering, data engineering, machine learning, and in general building cool shit. We process data about hundreds of millions of monthly visitors on the Weebly platform to build prediction algorithms for user behavior, conversion rate, marketing strategies as well as to make product recommendations. We use a mix of open source and home grown tools in a hybrid on-premise and cloud environment to do data magic.

The Job
A data junkie who dreams about and builds cool data projects during their spare time and is obsessed with data quality. If that describes you, come join the Data@Weebly team where you will build and deploy online analytical models that will solve particular problems within various business functions, including but not limited to, marketing, growth, customer success, finance, platform and infrastructure, to name a few. You will also build the data architecture, infrastructure, applications and tools for data-integration, experimentation, quality, modeling etc. You will build a prototype in a few days and deploy your first model in a couple of weeks. You will build and maintain an experimentation platform.

Qualifications
To be successful in this role, you have battle scars to show for these:
  • Developed machine learning models and deployed these models online.
  • Built real-time data flows and stood up distributed data flow infrastructure.
  • Expert knowledge of either one of Python, Java, C, or C++.
  • Passionate about working with large datasets.
  • Strong communication skills to understand and translate business problems into technical solutions and also to clearly communicate innovations and possibilities.
  • PhD in CS or a related quantitative field with 3+ years of experience  MS in CS or a related quantitative field with 6+ years of machine learning experience.
Perks
  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • Employer-paid health care
  • Employer match of retirement contribution up to the maximum allowed by law
  • Company credit card
  • Multiple large monitors, Aeron chair
  • Electronically operated sit to stand desks
  • Free food, drinks & snacks at the office (including breakfast, lunch, and dinner prepared by our professional chef)
  • In-office gym, weekly yoga classes and massages
  • Fun, get-things-done work environment — work whenever you want, take days off whenever you want, as long as you’re getting things done
Company
Weebly is a complete platform that allows anyone to start and grow an online business with curated website templates, powerful ecommerce and integrated marketing. More than 40 million entrepreneurs around the world use Weebly to grow their customer base, fuel sales and market their idea. Designed for any entrepreneur who wants to reach a global audience, Weebly gives everyone the freedom to create a high quality online presence that works brilliantly across any device. Over 325 million people a month visit a site or store made on Weebly, or half of the US population each month.
The office culture at Weebly encourages new ideas and teamwork above all else. Our team is collaborative and sociable.
Must be willing to relocate to or near San Francisco, CA.

 
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Job posted 4/28/2017