Junior Data Scientist (Remote)

We are looking for a Junior Data Scientist to join Tickr's AI & Data Science team. In this role you will help develop novel statistical, time series and machine learning models. You will deploy these models to production, monitor their performance, and own the entire stack. This is a great opportunity for an eager new grad ready to flex their statistical prowess and learn. This role will blend data science, engineering and novel research reporting directly to Tickr's Director of AI & Data Science. We're a geographically diverse but tight-knit team, and looking for a junior data scientist with the flexibility & independence to work fully remotely, with occasional trips to Ticker HQ in San Francisco, California (once the COVID-19 pandemic is no longer a prohibiting factor). Are you passionate about data science, machine learning and statistics? Join us!

Essential Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Masters in Statistics, Applied Math, Physics, or Computer Science
  • Knowledge of time series, regression analysis and panel data including undergraduate or graduate work
  • Experience running time series in Python and R
  • Knowledge of FBprophet & statsmodel
  • Experience running and building machine learning models in Python

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Tensorflow or Pytorch
  • Working knowledge of natural language processing and recent trends such as transformers, sub-word modeling and contextual word embeddings.

To Apply

Email careers@tickr.com