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Semantic Technology Job: Groupon

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Groupon is looking for a Data Science Engineer in Palo Alto, CA.


Groupon is looking for a Data Science Engineer in Palo Alto, CA. According to the post, “Are you excited about analyzing large amounts of data, finding patterns and training models from it? Are you interested in data about small business around the world – going way beyond just name, address, and phone number?  Most importantly, do you want to be part of a fun, fast paced and talented engineering team with ambitious goals? Groupon is looking for engineers to join its local data science team. As part of this team, you will build cutting edge systems to analyze, clean, and derive insights from Groupon’s data about small businesses globally.”


Qualifications for the position include: “MS in Computer Science or related field; PhD in CS preferred. Fluent with C/C++/Java/SQL and at least one scripting language. Proficiency in R, Matlab or other statistical modeling package. Solid understanding of Computer Science fundamentals. Deep appreciation of the scientific method and statistical analysis. Experience working on machine learning, data mining, or personalization algorithms. Experience with Big Data and Hadoop a plus. Experience with NLP a major plus. Great communication skills.”


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