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Vungle

Senior Data Scientist

The leading in-app video advertising platform for performance marketers. Our mission is to deliver the highest value users through engaging ad experiences.

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Tech Stack

  • Akamai
  • Akamai DNS
  • Rackspace MailGun
  • Sendgrid
  • Gmail
  • Marketo
  • Google Apps
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Zendesk
  • Greenhouse.io
  • Salesforce
  • YouTube
  • Optimizely
  • Google Font API
  • Bootstrap Framework
  • Typekit
  • Facebook Custom Audiences
  • Akamai RUM
  • Multilingual
  • Segment.io
  • Google Analytics
  • Vimeo
  • Ruby On Rails
  • Woopra
  • Facebook Widget
  • Nginx
  • Facebook Login (Connect)
  • WordPress.org
  • AdRoll

About Vungle

Job Description

At Vungle, our core focus is on delivering the most engaging video ads on a mobile platform, and data science is at our heart. The data science team models the effectiveness of hundreds of millions of daily video views across different apps, users, languages, and geographies, to name a few. We work with tens of thousands of advertisers, providing customized predictive models on their behalf for all sorts of metrics like user value, app installs, and future in-app purchases. Our teams work with app developers on the same scale, ensuring they get the highest possible revenue from the ads within their apps.

Our data scientists work hand in hand with machine learning engineers to design and maintain production systems that process hundreds of millions of ad requests daily. Data scientists work on the offline models as well as the real-time production code, relying on frameworks like Apache Spark, TensorFlow, and scikit-learn, as well as custom implementations of the latest machine learning algorithms.

Our data scientists are highly engaged with Vungle’s business. We help determine product requirements, provide frameworks for network-wide multivariate testing, consult with sales operations to inform various optimization projects, and deliver insights about the workings of our predictive models to a broad audience.

What you’ll do:

  • Explain statistical and machine learning concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Be eager to apply your data science skills across a broad range of business and technical problems
  • Perform offline analysis, feature engineering, model design, and online testing to improve models
  • Maintain current knowledge regarding relevant research and publications in the field

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience as a data scientist with 5+ years of total experience
  • Strong production level skills applying machine learning to large scale data problems
  • 1+ years experience developing statistical models for production applications
  • 1+ years professional experience with at least one programming language, such as Python, Java, Scala (we primarily use Python)
  • Strong understanding of fundamental machine learning concepts and algorithms
  • Expert in SQL and comfortable with various SQL or noSQL databases
  • Experience producing data visualizations and presentations in a professional environment

Preferred:

  • PhD or MS work specifically involved the application of machine learning and data science techniques
  • Experience mentoring junior data scientists
  • Prior experience with Spark or Hadoop
  • Experience with TensorFlow, SparkML and scikit-learn

About Vungle:

Vungle is the leading performance marketing platform for in-app video ads. Advertisers depend on Vungle's creative and LTV optimization technologies to reach and acquire high-value users worldwide. Top publishers rely on Vungle to generate revenue with engaging video ads that enhance the user experience.

Vungle is trusted by 50,000+ mobile apps worldwide with key developer and advertiser partners such as Supercell, King, Zynga, EA, Ubisoft, Smule, MZ, Google, Honda, Allstate, Procter and Gamble, L'Oreal, Coca-Cola, and Nissan. Vungle serves 3+ billion video views per month on 350+ million unique devices and is consistently ranked #1 for cross-platform user retention by industry mobile performance indexes. Vungle is backed by Google Ventures, Thomvest Ventures, Crosslink Capital and SoftTech VC. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in New York, London, Berlin, Beijing, Tokyo, Singapore, and Seoul.

 

About Vungle

The leading in-app video advertising platform for performance marketers. Our mission is to deliver the highest value users through engaging ad experiences.

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350 employees
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Tech Stack

  • Akamai
  • Akamai DNS
  • Rackspace MailGun
  • Sendgrid
  • Gmail
  • Marketo
  • Google Apps
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Zendesk
  • Greenhouse.io
  • Salesforce
  • YouTube
  • Optimizely
  • Google Font API
  • Bootstrap Framework
  • Typekit
  • Facebook Custom Audiences
  • Akamai RUM
  • Multilingual
  • Segment.io
  • Google Analytics
  • Vimeo
  • Ruby On Rails
  • Woopra
  • Facebook Widget
  • Nginx
  • Facebook Login (Connect)
  • WordPress.org
  • AdRoll
Vungle

185 Clara St #100, San Francisco, CA 94107, Verenigde Staten