Data Scientist III
Passionate about applying cutting edge technology to solve some of the most interesting, impactful, and challenging data science and machine learning problems in the data-rich world of travel?
Look no further! Expedia is the global leader in travel. Expedia Group Data Science and AI organization builds scalable, high performance, high impact AI products and services for the company. As a Data Scientist within our organization, you will work with a dynamic team of data scientists, engineers and product managers across multiple organizations to deliver impactful, next-gen AI Machine Learning solutions.
We work in an agile, friendly environment, valuing integrity, creativity, dedication, and positive energy. We bring AI fueled business value to our company, to our travelers, and partners, and we believe in Data Intelligence, and AI innovation.
What you'll do:
Build, deploy and optimize ML models for algorithmic bidding.
Research and enhance our existing implementations.
Interact with stakeholders and other data science teams to present results & update the teams.
You will grow professionally; expand your skills and curiosity; be creative; also help others become their best.
Who you are:
Ph.D. or master’s in computer science or a related quantitative field.
2+ years of industry experience specific to Data Science.
Understand the concepts and steps involved when working with real world data.
Solid understanding and experience in database technologies, including SQL and NoSQL.
Fluent in Python and PySpark.
Experience with distributed version control: git/mercurial.
Solid knowledge of Machine Learning techniques and hands-on practice with Neural Networks with either Pytorch or Tensorflow/keras.
Excellent grasp of statistical concepts and methods.
You are adaptable, flexible and quick to learn new concepts.
You have excellent written and verbal communication.
Knowledge of A/B test design, implementation and evaluation.
Experience and application of optimisation techniques such as linear programming or metaheuristics.
Experience with data visualization tools and packages.
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About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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