Tuesday , March 21 2023

Disney World Job Openings – Senior Data Scientist

Website The Walt Disney Company

Job Description:

The data scientist will join a team of engineers and product managers to deliver the world’s most innovative, automated, and technologically advanced content platform through the integration of predictive models and analytical insight.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a technical and leadership mentor to the team. Encourage and set the example for collaboration across functions. Forge solid relationships with peers in other disciplines.
  • Make strategic recommendations on data collection, integration and retention incorporating business requirements and knowledge of best practices.
  • Become and stay an expert in current and emerging technologies and tools.
  • Design and implement models and methodologies on variety of datasets to achieve operational excellence and personalization efforts for our digital product lineup

Job Requirements:

  • Proven excellence in leading and contributing to Data Science projects in a commercial setting
  • Proven track (patents, publications) of pushing state of the art in the data science / machine learning space.
  • Capability to educate the organization both from technical and the business perspectives on new approaches, such as testing hypotheses and statistical validation of results
  • Strong communication, interpersonal skills and fortitude to get stuff done
  • Experience in leading discovery processes with stakeholders to identify the business requirements and the expected outcome

Qualification & Experience:

  • Strong working knowledge of statistical frameworks (Pandas, NumPy/SciPy, scikit-learn) (5+ years)
  • Demonstrate the following scientist qualities: clarity, accuracy, precision, relevance, depth, breadth, logic, significance, fairness and aptitude for original research
  • Up to date knowledge on PyTorch and packages in its ecosystem (3+ years)
  • Expert level in machine learning architecture and model development, ideally contributing to one of the main machine learning frameworks.
  • Mastery in at least one high-level programming language such as Python or Scala (7+ years)
  • Strong working knowledge of machine learning frameworks (PyTorch, TensorFlow) (5+ years)
  • Proven experience providing technical mentorship to junior team members
  • Comfortable working in a team environment using Agile methodologies

Job Details:

Company: The Walt Disney Company

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Burbank, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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