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Alibaba: Senior Data Scientist


Develop rich insight into consumer behaviors, preferences and experiences from the vast resources in order to improve the customer experience across a broad range of areas.



Alibaba Company: Alibaba
Location: Hangzhou, China
Web: www.alibabagroup.com/en/global/home


Alibaba is the largest e-commerce company in China. It serves over 10 million sellers and near 100 million daily average active buyers. The company also has access to social network data and online payment record through partnership with leading Chinese companies in respective domains. We are looking for top talents with expertise in data science to help us unleash the hidden value of the real BIG data.

Please contact us if you meet the following criteria:
  • Data Geek
  • Believe and love Big Data
  • Love to think; Love to study; Love to innovate
  • Solid foundation in various data techniques

 
_Contact_:
Email to amy.wangqy@alipay.com

Job Description:
  • Develop rich insight into consumer behaviors, preferences and experiences from the vast resources in order to improve the customer experience across a broad range of areas.
  • Strive to release the full potential of Big Data in Alibaba: Develop data models/solutions to solve practical problems based on advanced statistical modeling, data mining, and machine learning methods. Develop innovative approaches to solve problems when classical techniques fail. Develop novel applications including data driven products based on big data.
  • Expertise in one of the areas: recommendation, pattern recognition, deep learning, medical database, optimization, and supply chain management is highly preferred. Develop deep understanding of consumer, merchandise, and their relationship using the expertise.
  • Collaborate with business partners and apply developed models to business.

 
Job Requirements:
  • PhD degree in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Operation Research or equivalent technical field.
  • Deep experience in data mining and machine learning. Proficient in one or more areas of statistical modeling methods, time series, text mining, graph analysis, optimization, and information retrieval. (5+ years' experience in industry).
  • Solid programming skills and proficient in at least one programming language, preferably R
  • Proficient in Hive/SQL. Experience with big data and Hadoop is a plus.
  • Strong business sense with strong data analysis techniques. Experienced in developing innovative and practical methods to solve the complicated business problems.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Fluent in Chinese

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