It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Verizon Media employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. Whether you’re looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business—and the world. Want in? As Verizon’s media unit, our brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch and HuffPost help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. With technologies like XR, AI, machine-learning, and 5G, we’re transforming media for tomorrow, too. We're creators and coders, dreamers and doers creating what's next in content, advertising and technology.
A Little About Us
Verizon Media Data Science team is part of Verizon Media Engineering organization. We work with big data, studying the products and content that 1 out of every 2 people online touch every day. We design and analyze experimental changes to user-interface, monetization and platforms. In addition we support the development of data tools and infrastructure and the establishment of a company-wide culture for data analysis and consumption.
A Lot About You
You are a self-starter with a passion to excel in everything you do and the ability to work effectively in high-energy and cross-functional teams. In this role, you will have an opportunity to solve some of the most challenging business problems for both data and consumer products, at a scale that few companies can match.
Your Day · ·
Execute end-to-end experimentation and data analysis projects in close collaboration with business teams
Define and document new metrics, methods and techniques using your expertise in related disciplines
Guided by function goals and objectives, determine processes and provide technical direction to others around the completion of project goals
Stay current on state-of-the-art algorithms and technologies
Innovate around business needs and publish research work
Able to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
You Must Have
Advanced degree in a relevant quantitative field such as statistics, applied math, and computer science
Deep knowledge in statistics or data mining
Strong programming skills in statistical software (such as R, Python) and database language (such as HIVE, PIG, SQL)
Knowledge of Unix and distributed computing
Ability to see patterns in data, solve problems and communicate complex data insights clearly to diverse audience
Able to learn from literature and invent creative solutions for business problems
Verizon Media is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please email ApplicantAccommodation@verizonmedia.com or call 408-336-1409. Emails/calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.
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