Data Scientist

Tallinn, Harju County, Estonia Full-time

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.

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.

 

 

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.

 

Benefits of working in Taxify:

  • Motivating compensation – motivational base pay and company stock options
  • No corporate BS – we’re moving too fast for that
  • Amazing personal growth experience at one of the fastest-growing startups in Europe
  • Working with a motivated and talented international team, plus regular team events
  • Flexible working hours – as long as you get the work done
  • Monthly Taxify credit – both for work and leisure rides
  • Impactful work – you’ll have a rare opportunity to build a product literally used by millions of people across the world


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