About this position

We are looking for a skilled Data Scientist who will help us analyze large amounts of raw information to find patterns and use them to optimize our products and operations. You will build data products to extract valuable business insights, analyze trends and help us make better decisions.

We expect you to be highly analytical with a knack for analysis, math and statistics, and a passion for machine-learning and research. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are also required.

Data Scientist responsibilities are:

  • Research and detect valuable data sources and automate collection processes

  • Perform preprocessing of structured and unstructured data

  • Review large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns

  • Create predictive models and machine-learning algorithms

  • Modify and combine different models through ensemble modeling

  • Organize and present information using data visualization techniques

  • Develop and suggest solutions and strategies to business challenges

  • Work together with engineering and product development teams

  • Experience with data streaming and AWS products (EMR, SQS, Kinesis e Data Pipeline) is a plus

Data Scientist requirements are:

  • 2+ years' experience of working on Data Scientist or Data Analyst position

  • Significant experience in data mining, machine-learning and operations research

  • Good experience using business intelligence tools (such as Tableau) and data frameworks (such as Hadoop)

  • Good knowledge of R, SQL, Scala and Python

  • Strong math and analytical skills, with business acumen

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Good problem-solving abilities

  • BSc or BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other relevant area; graduate degree in Data Science or other quantitative field is preferred. MSc or PhD is a plus :)

Language and Location

We are a Portuguese speaking company. This is written in English because 1) we value diversity and thus welcome foreign candidates, and 2) if you are Brazilian you need to be fluent in English in order to learn the most from the rest of the world.

This position is for our São Paulo office, near Chacara Santo Antonio.

Important Our recruitment process starts at the application form! If you really wish be a part of our team, endeavor to do well at this stage of the process. We analyze all the candidates individually. Yes, we do read all applications and we’ll reply even to those who won't follow the process.

Benefits

Working here is cool AND you get the following:

  • Competitive salary package.
  • Meal allowance ("ticket refeição and/or ticket alimentação").
  • Transportation vouchers or Parking lot for your car
  • Fuel or public transportation allowance.
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Free beer every Friday
  • Stock options
  • Very fun, collaborative, and fast-paced work environment with a full of smart and ambitious people.

Ready for this challenge?

If you are excited by the aforementioned responsibilities and meet the above qualifications you should apply right now. We are committed to providing all applicants with a timely response.