|Job Ref:||119771MOR||Employer:||Morson International||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Seattle||Address:||Post Date:||14/10/2016 20:17|
As a large Scale Research Scientist for our client you will play a big role in various product lines such as advertising, search, Internet financial services, fraud detection, personalized recommendation and intelligent customer service, etc. you will also assist in the development of a Platform of Artificial Intelligence (PAI) to provide a unified solution to a variety of big data problems.|
The ideal candidate will have:
A PhD in Statistics, Computer Science, or any related discipline is strongly preferable, but a candidate with MS combined with strong working experience relating to Big Data is also acceptable.
5-10 years of R&D experience relating to distributed computing, large scale distributed systems, visual object detection, speech recognition, machine translation, text analysis or graph algorithms is a big plus.
Strong skills in SQL, R, Python, SAS and related tools for large scale analysis. Experience in C++ or similar languages is a strong plus.
Excellent communications & interpersonal skills. Ability to convince and communicate complicated analysis & insights to non-technical audience.
Be self-driven, and show ability to deliver on ambiguous projects with incomplete data.
A proficiency in Mandarin is required.
Finally, our client are arguable one of the largest e-commerce companies in the world, and are actively looking to widen their market share into North America. So this position affords the successful candidate the excitement (and hard work!) that comes with working for a start-up but with the backing of a global brand.