Senior Data Scientist- GoFood- Bangalore (Fixed Term Contract- 1 year)


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Posted 3 weeks ago

About the role:
You will be part of our data science team in Gojek solving problems of search relevance and query understanding using the state of the art tools and techniques. This is a one- year Fixed term contract role, open to conversion to a full time role depending on performance during the course of the contract

What you’ll do/ Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop various machine learning solutions for improving search relevance
  • Take ownership of the data science model end-to-end - from data collection to model building to monitoring the model in production
  • Along with product managers, own the business outcomes/metrics which the data science model/algorithm drives
  • Identify ways to better leverage our content and improve its quality and attributes, to improve the overall search experience

What you'll need

  • 5+ years of experience in building machine learning models for product applications
  • Solved hard core NLP problems
  • Ability to understand business concerns and formulate them as technical problems that can be solved using data and math/stats/ML
  • Familiarity with essential data science libraries, including Pandas, Numpy, Scipy, Scikit-Learn
  • Experience building scalable ML solutions to NLP problems
  • Familiarity with ML infrastructure needs and best practices
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams including product, design, engineering, mobile to deliver product outcomes using data science 

About the team

  • The data science team in GoFood search is responsible for building a search engine powered by machine learning that can retrieve the most relevant, personalized search results for our users which drives them to find the restaurants and dishes they are looking for.
About Us
Gojek is a Super App. It’s one app for ordering food, commuting, digital payments, shopping, hyper-local delivery, and dozen other products. It is Indonesia’s first and only decacorn. It's also the only Southeast Asian startup to be part of Fortune's list of 'Companies That Changed The World.'
Our Mission: To create and scale positive socio-economic impact for our customers, driver-partners, business and MSMEs.
As of 2018, Gojek processed more than $9 billion annualised gross transaction value across all markets where it operates - in Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia. We have the largest food delivery product in Asia, (outside of China), and the largest payments wallet in Southeast Asia.
Our investors include Google, Facebook, PayPal, Sequoia Capital, Tencent Holdings among others.
Gojek is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, education status, or any other legally protected status.
Job tags: Engineering Machine Learning ML NLP NumPy Pandas Scikit-Learn SciPy