Data Scientist

Tallinn, Harju County, Estonia Full-time

Taxify is one of the fastest growing startups in the world with over 5M happy customers in 25 countries, from Europe to Mexico to Africa. We build a smartphone app to take safe and fast rides – all at the tap of a button.

We are looking for a deeply passionate person about data exploration, analysis and predictive modeling. As a data scientist you will develop our machine learning capabilities and actively contribute to our high-end preprocessing and modeling platform.

You will:

  • Elaborate, design, develop, and deploy full-stack machine learning solutions for millions of Taxify customers;
  • Investigate and solve exciting and difficult data-driven challenges in geospatial, deep learning, reinforcement learning and ride-sharing fields;
  • Continuously improve data quality with automated preprocessing tools;
  • Visualize and explore datasets to enable the ideation and generation of new, predictive product and service features;
  • Advance your knowhow in the fields related to data science and transportation.


We are expecting:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or related, quantitative field;
  • 5+ years of experience in technology sector and 3+ years in data science;
  • Experience in writing production-grade code;
  • Strong communication skills in English and a solid work ethic.


Preferred:

  • Expert with Jupyter Notebooks;
  • Fluency in visualization and presentation skills;
  • We get excited if you rank high in Kaggle community;
  • Understanding of geospatial modeling;
  • Experience with GPU acceleration and continuously deploying solutions to cloud infra;
  • Writing memory-efficient data pipelines;
  • Past experience with startups.


Working at Taxify:

  • Become an early member of a strong European data science team;
  • Competitive pay and stock options;
  • Great personal growth possibilities at one of the fastest growing Estonian startups, operating globally;
  • No corporate BS;
  • Benefits from working with a motivated and talented international team;
  • Monthly taxi credit for work and leisure rides;
  • Regular team events;
  • Cool office, games room, drinks and snacks;
  • Flexible working hours.


If you want to join the next success story of Europe from Estonia, please apply!

Apply for this opening at http://taxify.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0fv4y?apply=true