Data Scientist

Website OLX Group

We are looking for a Data Scientist, to design and develop solutions that drive different Properati tools; to improve the experience of buyers and sellers of houses; in a long-term project with a multidisciplinary team and very good vibes. We want the best Data Scientist to make Properati the best Latam’s real estate platform you’ve ever heard of!

We’re a team of 5,000 ambitious, curious people building marketplace platforms that make it super easy for anyone to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies.

What you’ll be doing:

Design, develop and improve solutions for the problems we know we have (What is the best way to order notices? What is the best picture for a notice? Which is the correct price for a department? Etc, etc, etc)
Identify problems that we did not know we had and propose solutions
Work with the backend and infrastructure teams to put these solutions into production.
Propose and push new technologies, tools and development practices.
Share knowledge with other teams.

Who we’re looking for:

A person willing to learn and teach.
Someone who understands the different techniques of machine learning and has experience applying them to solve problems.
Strong programming skills (Python, Scala or Java are preferred) and ability to write clean code while embracing best engineering practices (unit tests, code reviews).
Knowledge in NLP is a plus.
A person who has experience in an e-commerce site or something with a lot of volume (very desirable, not exclusive)

What we’ll be offering you:

International career and travel opportunities.
A budget for conference and education.
Competitive salary, family health plan OSDE 310 and great benefits.
High-end computer-gear.
Free coffee, snacks and drinks!

What you need to know:

Properati is a web and mobile platform that was created to change the way in which people buy, sell and rent real estate in Latin America. Properati offers home seekers and real estate investors much more than just listings: it provides them with valuable information for better decision-making, including average prices, neighborhood character and comparison charts.
Properati is part of the OLX Group, a global product and tech company with 17 brands, +40 countries, +5000 people and one mindset.
Our mission is to make it super easy for people to buy and sell almost anything, boosting local economies.
We are proud to be different, and we work differently too. We combine the spirit and agility of a start-up with the maturity that comes from being part of a 100 year-old company.
We are curious, ambitious and allergic to corporate interference. We improvise, experiment and push each other further, embracing uncertainty and driving change.

If you are as excited as us about this position and our company, we hope you join us! If you’d like to learn more about the OLX Group take a look at the other parts of our website. And remember, we are an equal opportunities employer.