[Hiring] Senior Data Scientist at Palta

April 4, 2024

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    April 4, 2024
  • Location
  • Expiration date
  • Experience
    5 Years plus
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Job Description

Palta is a multi-product tech platform developing several mobile apps focused on health and well-being with a combined audience of more than 60 million monthly active users. Our portfolio includes such successful companies as Flo (global leader in female health), Simple (a nutrition and wellness app with over 15m downloads), Zing (personal fitness trainer), and more.

The rapid portfolio growth was fueled by the recently raised $100 million Series B round led by VNV Global, and the group’s revenue is currently sustainably growing 50% YoY.

We are seeking a Senior Data Scientist to work on our internal and public products within the ML research team, which has several Kaggle Grandmasters and PhDs among its members. This role assumes that you will have hands-on work as well as provide coordination of more junior data scientists and engineers working on 2–3 projects in parallel.

What you will do

  • Lead development of various ML models throughout their life cycle, from defining requirements to data analysis to experiments and production launch
  • Help improve operational infrastructure to train, evaluate, and run ML models on cloud platforms
  • Prepare technical documentation

We expect that you have

  • 5+ years of professional work experience in data science with many models released to production
  • Solid experience with NLP, classic ML, recommender systems
  • Solid experience with ML infrastructure
  • Solid Python skills, ability to develop ML APIs
  • Ownership of projects from concept to release
  • Good English level – both spoken and written
  • Intermediate or higher Russian language skills

Beneficial skills

  • Publications, open-source projects, or achievements on Kaggle
  • Degree in Information Technology, Software Engineering, or a related field
  • Highly interested in a fast-paced ML experimentation with the focus on product value
  • Passion for learning new things and continuous improvement
  • Passionate about Health & Fitness
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