Who We Are
Founded in 2010 by three friends who dared to challenge the limitations of reality, YouVisit is a rapidly growing technology company built on collaboration, values, & innovation. Our New York office brings together YouVisit employees of all walks of life to drive innovation with agility & work together to solve complex problems serving our partners & their users, thus creating valuable & unique experiences at scale. At YouVisit we're all engineers & creatives who dream & build the impossible. Our pace is rapid, structure is limited, innovation & creativity are expected!
What We Do
YouVisit is a marketing technology company. We offer content engagement solutions for institutions looking to supplement physical visits with virtual tours & increase engagement on their website with interactive content.
YouVisit offers the only platform that can weave multiple media types into one single asset, transforming traditional photos & videos into immersive & interactive content, while additionally capturing interest, intent, & inquiries.
For 10 years our client success & award-winning studio production teams have partnered with over 600 institutions, providing them with the support they need to achieve their recruitment & enrollment goals.
YouVisit is looking for...
YouVisit is looking for a Senior Data Scientist, reporting to the Director of Data & Analytics, responsible for shaping the future of our SaaS-based data insights platform & content personalization/personification products while fostering a data-driven culture across the entire organization. You will have the opportunity to have a meaningful impact on the delivery of our exciting product roadmap while working with a modern data stack in order to build & design new models & advanced AI/ML products. We are looking for a unique candidate with an extensive background in research, coupled with a track record of owning the productionization of new customer-facing AI/ML models & data products, who is eager to play a mentorship role within the team while driving towards our shared company vision & objective!
In this role, you will:
Conduct advanced exploratory data analysis on large datasets across multiple data sources.
Develop & test hypotheses & provide insights based on the results of statistical analyses.
Determine the best algorithms to apply to the data, including machine learning tools as appropriate.
Work in teams to develop machine learning models that support & enhance our products by adopting best practices in processes & techniques for statistical modeling.
Prototype & build new machine learning pipelines that train the models.
Build tools & metrics to monitor & analyze model performance & data accuracy.
Collaborate with other Data Scientists as well as the Product & Engineering teams to deliver data products & incorporate your models/pipelines/architectures into new deployed products.
Effectively communicate model results & limitation considerations to internal stakeholders.
Provide mentorship & guidance to our junior Data Analysts/Businesses Intelligence Engineers & Data Scientists in the Data & Analytics team.
To be successful in this role, you must have:
A Masters or Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Physical Sciences, Engineering or other related quantitative fields.
5+ years of industrial experience in related roles, solving complex problems including machine learning applications.
5+ years of experience performing advanced data analysis using SQL, Python (numpy, scipy, pandas, scikit-learn, tensorflow/keras/pytorch, etc.), R or other equivalent languages.
Strong background in SQL, relational data modeling, & data architecture.
Experience working with Spark, Hive, Hadoop, Elasticsearch, Kinesis, Kafka.
Ability to write production-quality code applying knowledge of data structures & algorithms with Python or related programming languages.
To be most successful in this role, you have the following assets:
Understanding of common software development practices around design, coding, & testing of large codebases.
Background in NLP/NLU.
Background in Info Retrieval.
Previous experience building production-ready recommender systems.
Experience with marketing technology products (interactive web content, web browsing tracking, etc) & related metrics & analytics.
Experience in a SaaS-based growth-stage company.
Experience in the MarTech, AdTech, or EdTech space.
Why Youll thrive at YouVisit
Our offices speak to who we are -- transparent, collaborative, & full of energy:
Located near Penn Station surrounded by great food, entertainment, shopping, multiple transportation points, & much more!
Open floor plan for ease of communication & increased visibility
Fully stocked office with snacks & flexible workspace
Bi-weekly catered lunches with the entire office
We will give you the tools you need to be successful:
Cutting edge technology to work on
Career development & training
Competitive salary & incentives
Youll have access to amazing benefits:
Comprehensive health, dental, & vision coverage
Generous vacation, paid holidays, unlimited sick days
At YouVisit, we dont just accept difference we celebrate it & its benefit to our employees, our products, & our community. YouVisit is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace!