Clip- Data Scientist

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Full-time

Senior Data Scientist at Clip, Bangalore


About the role


At Clip, we have over 3.5 million users. We are building a community around like minded people by enabling them to create and consume short form video content. We are targeting the 90% of Indians that are untapped, those who have recently got smartphones and low cost internet connections. We believe the real potential of India is still untapped.


Machine Learning and related quantitative sciences are mission critical and strategic to our growth today. The mandate for the machine learning team is to create an extremely strong foundation that allows various teams to build recommender systems, advertising decisioning, personalisation, operational and business intelligence at Clip.


The pace of our growth is incredible – if you want to tackle hard and interesting problems at scale, and create an impact within an entrepreneurial environment, join us!


Your key responsibilities


  • You will research, design and implement state-of-the-art ML systems using predictive modeling, deep learning, collaborative filtering and other ML techniques to help meeting business objectives
  • You will work closely with the product development team to design solutions for solving key personalisation, discovery and search problems
  • You will take complete ownership to design, build and productionise critical business modules
  • Handle Big Data scale for training and deploying ML based business modules
  • Mentor engineers to timely deliver a top quality product


What to bring


  • Tech/MS/PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline with 4-5 years of industry experience in Data Science
  • Experience with designing end-to-end machine learning systems from scratch preferably in one of our core focus areas viz. recommendations, personalisation, predictive modelling, deep learning, computer vision or natural language processing.
  • Unbiased and data-driven opinions
  • Good problem solving capabilities
  • Strong coding experience in Python and one of the following: Java, Scala or Julia.
  • Knowledge of big data ML platforms such as Spark
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase