Senior Data Scientist

Barcelona, Spain (Hybrid)

Job Title: Senior Data Scientist
Location: Barcelona, Spain (Hybrid)

What is DerbySoft?
Founded in 2002, DerbySoft is a technology company whose mission is to make the travel business easier through industry leading technology that empowers travel industry services. The company supports technology for Connectivity Services at the CRS and PMS levels, Marketing Services which uses machine learning and rich data to drive high-performing marketing campaigns and a Content platform that collects, manages and distributes quality hotel content. DerbySoft’s technology empowers the travel industry around
the globe. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, USA and with offices in Barcelona, Tokyo and Shanghai, DerbySoft serves partners in 197 countries around the world.

What will you do?
Do you enjoy hacking data and bringing algorithms into production? Do you have fun playing with the terminal, Linux, Amazon web services, Docker, Spark and the latest machine learning technology? We are looking for a talented Senior Data Scientist to join our exciting and dynamic Data Science team in Barcelona.

At DerbySoft, we leverage the huge amount of data of 95+ top travel brands to generate hundreds of millions/year of hotel revenue on Google, TripAdvisor, Trivago and other large Internet platforms. As a Senior Data Scientist, you will be challenged to design, build and deploy advanced models to solve complex bidding optimization, prediction and clustering problems

     ● Reliably implement and deploy algorithms that handle millions of daily requests, run 24/7 and manage a large amount of budget in a critical setup
     ● Design practical solutions using the latest AWS technology
     ● Promote CD/CI practices within a data science development environment
     ● Evaluate and track models using objective performance measures and compare and test these models
     ● Define and set up business problems in an Agile environment
     ● Effectively communicate findings

What do we need?
     ● Good experience with AWS or similar services
     ● Solid experience deploying algorithms in production environments
     ● Experience in Machine Learning, prediction and time series analysis
     ● Strong background in statistical analysis and modeling
     ● Solid programming skills in Python
     ● Fluency in SQL
     ● Outstanding analytical and learning abilities
     ● Ability to work effectively in both independent and team environments
     ● Good oral and written English communication skills

What do you have to bring to the table?
     ● Master or PhD in data science, computer science, engineering, statistics or other related fields
     ● Software engineering skills
     ● Familiarity with massive dataset tools (Hadoop, Hive, etc.)
     ● Experience generating dashboards
     ● Work with Docker containers
     ● Knowledge of Linux systems and command line utilities
     ● Digital Media Advertising experience is another plus

Why work with DerbySoft?
     ● We offer competitive salary based on experience, annual bonuses and referral bonuses
     ● Peer recognition programs
     ● Health benefits
     ● Free coffee! (To recharge your batteries)
     ● Working from home
     ● Casual work environment where teamwork is key
     ● Nice and comfy office at the city center (Diagonal)!
     ● Work with passionate experts who will share their knowledge and help you develop and grow!

Join us as we prepare to celebrate 20 years as an industry leader!

Please send CV’s in ENGLISH!
Please Note:
     *No agency or contractor resumes accepted
     *No Visa Sponsorships for this position
     *No relocation assistance

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