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From: RA
Date: 21 Aug 2007
Subject: Palo Alto, CA: Scientist/Analytic Engineer at Fraudwall Technologies

Interested in building predictive models to identify suspicious behavior online? Want to work on a large-scale solution that will change the face of online advertising? If so, Fraudwall Technologies has the job for you.

We're looking to hire outstanding scientists/engineers to develop the core models that will serve as the foundation for our click quality solutions. You'll be working alongside industry leading scientists with practical experience in building game changing models for the credit, online payment, and financial services industries.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Analyze data and develop data mining models for detecting various low-quality online traffic patterns.
  • Develop models that are scalable and extensible; and are based on reliable algorithms.
  • Develop test cases for quality assurance of the models before production implementation.
  • Candidate must have great communication skills and ability to communicate complex scientific ideas efficiently to peers as well as to non-technical audiences. Must be able to apply modeling techniques to real world business applications.
  • Also, a proven track for writing, communicating and getting team feedback on complex technical specification documents.
  • Ph. D in Machine Learning, Statistical Pattern Recognition and other related fields is desired. MS candidates with strong related work experience will be considered as well.
  • Strong statistical background is a plus.
  • Significant experience (more than 5 years) of implementing data-mining models in real world applications. Strong skills with computational algorithms and proven track record for working with very large volumes of data.
  • Must have extensive expertise in relational databases, preferably MySQL.
  • Knowledge of scientific computational software packages is a must.
  • Software development, implementation and design experience is a plus.
  • Good knowledge and experience in analyzing web-server log data is a plus.
About the Company:
Fraudwall Technologies provides advertising networks and advertisers with a pioneering solution for identifying click fraud. Fraudwall combines cutting edge science with the aggregation of data and characteristics from networks, search engines, and advertisers into one complete scalable solution.

Fraudwall values honesty and integrity in dealing with each other and with our partners and customers. We offer competitive salaries, 401K, stock options, and health, dental, and vision plans. And of course, we provide an opportunity to work with world-class fraudfighters, systems builders, and serial entrepreneurs.

All positions are for our office in Palo Alto, California.

If you are interested in being part of the Fraudwall team, please contact us at [email protected]

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