Senior Data Scientist - GoFood

Bengaluru

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About the Role
They say no man is an island - a notion that holds particularly true for this role. As a Senior Data Scientist, you’ll be an instrumental cog in the Marketplace wheel of Gojek that directly impacts GoFood's revenue and user experience. Your main objective will be to utilize various quantitative techniques, such as Machine Learning, Optimization, Simulation, and Bayesian Techniques, to drive asymmetric values for our business at Gojek. The folks over at the Data Science Platform team will be your companions during this ride, as they help to bring your models to production. Best yet, you’ll have the opportunity to flex and hone in on your skills in ideation, research, and building prototypes!

What You Will Do

  • Design and develop various machine learning solutions for improving search relevance
  • Own 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 driven by the data science model/algorithm
  • Identify ways to better leverage our content, improving its quality and attributes to ultimately enhance the overall search experience

What You Will Need

  • At least 5 years of experience in building machine learning models for product applications
  • Ability to understand business concerns and formulate them as technical problems that can be solved using data and math/stats/ML is a must
  • 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, and mobile to deliver product outcomes using data science 
About the Team
Our Data Science team consists of over 20 Data Scientists. 
Over the years, our team has been instrumental in enhancing Gojek's revenue and user experience for the organization by building world class Machine Learning solutions. Broadly, we support 4 major streams: Growth & Monetization, Content & Quality, Search & Recommendation, Reliability & Ordering. The GoFood team supports Gojek by enabling users to order food from restaurants via its Android and iOS apps. The mission of GoFood as a product is to provide its customers with the best possible selection of food at the most affordable price. 
All that said, don’t be fooled by our hard work; we know how to play hard, too. As we've been working virtually for almost a year now, we have weekly 'Bring your own beverage' meetings to connect informally over tea/coffee!

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 Research Scikit-Learn SciPy
Job region(s): Asia/Pacific
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