Resonate: Data Scientist

Performing complex data analysis on large datasets to further develop our campaign optimization and targeting algorithms.

Resonate Insights Company: Resonate
Location: Reston, VA

We are looking for a highly talented and motivated Data Scientist who will be responsible for performing complex data analysis on large datasets in order to further develop our campaign optimization and targeting algorithms. The ideal candidate is someone who thrives amidst the challenges of a fast-paced, start-up environment and possesses a natural bent towards innovative thinking. If you are an engaged team-player, we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities
  • Build and improve ads campaigns optimization and targeting algorithms through machine learning methods
  • Research, develop and apply predictive learning on real world data to provide valuable insights and successful actions
  • Extract, aggregate and synthesize data from diverse structured and unstructured data sources
  • Identify and develop new data driven product features and enhance existing products
  • Work with cross departmental team to define metrics, guidelines and strategies for effective use of ML and data

Qualifications & Experience Requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to apply Machine Learning methods to solve real problems
  • Experience in online advertising/marketing analytics, behavioral targeting or web analytics desired
  • Experience with statistical software (such as R, Matlab or similar)
  • Basic knowledge of Hadoop, Hive, and Pig desired
  • 2 years of professional experience in data mining
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team to develop innovative solutions

Educational Requirements
  • MS or PhD in Computer science, Statistics, Mathematics or related fields.

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More Information: This position will be based in Resonate's headquarters in Reston, VA.

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Resonate offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

About Resonate: Resonate is the only company to empower brand, political and cause marketers to identify and engage with audiences based on the reasons behind people's actions. Combining the latest big data technologies with proven research and analytic techniques, Resonate powers motivation-based targeting and analytics across all digital media channels. The ability to deliver advertising based on an individual's social and personal values and product purchase preferences, goes beyond simple demographics to achieve greater engagement, campaign results and customer insight.

Resonate's insights power the campaign performance of leading brand and political advertisers.

Resonate, recently voted one of America's Most Promising Companies by Forbes Magazine, has pioneered a completely new way to identify and reach highly-targeted audiences online. Resonate has transformed audience targeting into a game-changing advantage. The company is headquarteredin Reston, VA, with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, and Washington, D.C. Be a part of the team that changes the industry!