Data Scientist /Machine Learning Expert
eToro is the world’s leading social trading network, providing millions of users from around the world a one-stop-shop solution for their trading and investing needs. Since 2007, eToro has positioned itself as a Fintech leader, pioneering revolutionary practices such as social trading and machine-learning-powered investment products.
What will you be doing?
Research, Design, Implement and Deliver analytics-based algorithms to solve key business problems
Design and implement data driven features that will be integrated into company’s key products
Design and implement full data mining and machine learning cycles
Data sources extraction, feature selection and engineering
Building Models - Evaluation and improvements
Interface with R&D Groups, Product managers, BI teams and business stakeholders
You'll be working as part of the Data Science team, but be the sole owner of your projects - end to end.
BSc/MSc Degree in Computer Science, Math, Information Management, Electronics Engineering or related fields (Phd is a big advantage)
4+ years of experience in researching and implementing algorithms
2+ years (out of 4) with practical hands on experience in developing algorithms in the fields of data science/machine learning
using Python, R
Research ability is a big advantage.
Excellent programming skills and deep knowledge of machine learning. Not knowledge of packages, but rather
knowledge of how things work
Fluency in SQL
Strong analytical skills and creative thinking
Strong system level understanding of problems
Independent and innovative with the ability to lead problem definition and goal definition processes
Good communication skills
Ability to simplify complex subjects
Experience with Big Data is an advantage
High level of English