A Malta technology startup: Data Scientist

Looking for a Data Scientist who is an analytical, statistics loving, number cruncher who is driven and likes to work with technology, statistics, mathematics and business.

a Malta startup Company: a Malta startup
Location: Malta

What our client is looking for?

Our client who is based in the heart of the Mediterranean Malta Europe, is a expanding rapidly and as a result they need to ramp up their ranks. They are relentless in the quest to give their customers a good experience and that includes getting offers, rewards at the correct time together with understanding the community, and what makes them tick. They are now searching for razor-sharp data science talent with goals to do the extraordinary. They are looking for a Data Scientist who is an analytical statistics loving number cruncher who is driven and likes to work with technology, statistics, mathematics and business.

This is what you will be doing

As a Data Scientist you will work across the organization to provide insights and do research on data to help deliver transformative business insights. As a part of a cross-functional team you will work particularly close to the Engineers, Producers and Player team which is responsible for all the Players and their retention. You will work together with smart, passionate people to create the best online casino there is.

As a Data Scientist you must be able to wrangle, organize, aggregate and analyze gazillions and umptillions gigabytes of data to perform critical analysis in order to help understand and drive player behaviour. You will create actionable insights on community to aid and make the right decisions, run predictive and anticipatory research.

Desired Skills and Experience
You must be:
  • Motivated, driven, loyal and analytical.
  • Educated and hold a Ph.D, Bachelor or Master in a highly numerate field such as Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Applied Mathematics, or similar.
  • Able to ask the right questions, and find patterns in large, highly-dimensional data sets.
  • In love with numbers and you are very structured and organized.
  • Passionate about statistical models, speaks about Linear Regression or Logic Regression over lunch and someone who in a past life was an engineer, which makes you comfortable with at least one programming language and tools needed in combination such as R, Python, MatLab, DBs and command line Linux. You also know that machine learning happens now and not only in the future.
  • Keen to learn about the business and aware of what data is needed to understand player behavior and our funnel in order to acquire new and retain existing players.
  • Keen about being the first Data Scientist on board, and on setting the framework for how the client can thrive in a data-driven company setting.
  • Happy, curious, friendly & want to work in a flat organization with loads of responsibility & freedom.
  • You must be willing to relocate to Malta Europe and hold a valid work visa.

About this company
Our client is a technology start-up formed in 2012, the product is a recognized and award winning online casino. As a concept though it is literally a whole new universe. They are not working with casino, they are working with changing what the common perception of casino is. Through design, technology & innovation they aim to disrupt a young, but in many ways immature, industry by ignoring rules.

They offer
  • Brand new, cool offices near the marina in sunny Malta, with views over ancient Valletta.
  • A small, highly-skilled, energetic and passionate team.
  • Fully stocked soda fridges, fruits for everyone and occasional beers.
  • The possibility to create something new and to make a real difference
  • A fun and relaxed working environment with sofas and game consoles.
  • The chance to work together with brilliant people in a tech-oriented start-up.
  • A modern and flexible organization where you can grow autonomously.

To apply please send your CV to info@creativetalentsolutions.com.