Lead Data Scientist position at Adform

Lead Data Scientist position at Adform

Posted by Rebecca Martin on Mon, 11/11/2013 - 09:46

If you are a hands-on data scientist, crazy about development of advanced algorithms, machine learning, Hadoop, R/Mathlab and SQL, never stop learning, have an ownership mindset, love to work in teams with smart, truly passionate, informal and open people, we’d love to get to know you!
We are a fast growing tech company in the display advertising industry which is undergoing huge transformations these years. We are coming from world ruled by “you know that half your marketing budget is wasted, but you just don’t know which half”, to a world where you can model individual consumers, buy advertising opportunities in real time and target consumers across multiple screens based on advanced algorithms and huge data sets. And in this exciting new world our mission is to show the most meaningful advertising to the consumer while creating maximum value for the advertiser.
We need more great, dedicated minds to make this come true – are you one?
We would you like to:
• Apply advanced machine learning to our huge data sets to determine the most meaningful ad to the right user at the optimal time at the best price
• Build user profiles taking into account hundreds of different attributes logged across billions of transactions
• Work closely with our development teams to ensure correct implementation of algorithms
• Interface with product teams to determine business needs and translate them into real products
• Lead a team of very smart data engineers across Europe

We expect that you:
• Have an excellent mind with great problem-solving and analytical skills
• Hold a PhD in Computer Science, Math, Statistics or Physics or equivalent experience
• Have hands-on experience with Hadoop, R/Matlab, SQL, C#/Python/Java
• Are a natural leader and an excellent communicator
• Don’t just learn how things work, but learn why.

About Adform

Founded in 2002 as a provider of advertising technologies to Danish media agencies, Adform embarked on a path of continuous innovation, helping clients to seize new opportunities as they emerged. Today, Adform is a premier partner for Europe’s digital agencies, advertisers and publishers offering the most advanced end-to-end platform to support all aspects of multi-screen display advertising.

Adform is the best resourced European display ad tech company, with around 270 people in 12 European countries. We offer a leading platform focused on programmatic advertising with key competences in ad serving, optimization, data management and rich media. Our platform is built on proprietary technology and is constantly updated with new industry leading features.
More about us – www.adform.com
For immediate consideration, please send your resume to agne.klasaviciene(at)adform.com.