Tuesday , March 21 2023

Pandora Media Careers – Lead Machine Learning Scientist

Website Pandora

Job Description:

As a scientist in the Content Science team, you will be building products and services to identify, organize, and recommend music and non-music content to hundreds of millions of Pandora and SiriusXM listeners at scale. You will join a team of scientists with diverse expertise in machine learning, statistics, natural language understanding, and recommendation systems. For this special role, we are looking for a staff machine learning scientist who shares our enthusiasm for music and talk content and will develop cutting edge solutions to create and personalize unique creator-fan experiences and help creators (artists, curators, programmers, podcasters, and others) promote their content effectively across Pandora and SiriusXM reaching an audience of 100 million listeners. You will have expertise in recommendation systems, ranking, or related areas, and use your expertise to research and develop state-of-the-art solutions, shape technical roadmaps, and mentor other scientists in the area.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build production data pipelines and models at scale, and review methods and code of other scientists and engineers
  • Generate long-term innovative project ideas with broad reach
  • Provide research guidance and mentor other scientists in the area
  • Present scientific findings to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Design and analyze experiments to validate scientific hypotheses
  • Propose, research, and develop machine learning systems to power unique creator-fan experiences
  • Partner closely with cross-functional teams like Product, Engineering, and Analytics

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to shape technical roadmaps and drive teams
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate cross-functionally with Product, Engineering, and Analytics
  • Proficiency in Python, Scala or Java
  • Expertise in recommendation systems, ranking or related areas

Qualification & Experience:

  • Masters degree in a quantitative field like Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, etc.
  • 4+ years of industry experience developing and implementing machine learning algorithms
  • Demonstrated expertise in designing, prototyping, and implementing machine learning solutions in production environments
  • Demonstrated expertise in recommendation systems, ranking, or related areas

Job Details:

Company: Pandora

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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