Jobs at appbackr

Data Scientist

Location: Palo Alto, CA

Department: Analytics

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

appbackr is an online exchange platform for mobile developers and is currently seeking a Data Scientist  with a computer science major with experience in natural language processing.  The scientist will to work with developers and publishers on mobile platforms (iOS, Android, HTML5, Tizen, BlackBerry, and others).   

Responsibilities:

  • Dig in and become an expert in our datasets
  • Design, develop, and deploy scalable software systems and algorithms to clean, standardize, and analyze raw data
  • Work with our product and engineering to integrate the analysis results into their products
  • Thriving in a fast-paced, team environment
  • Collaborating with our CEO, product manager and marketing team about the website

Job Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in computer science
  • Experience in natural language processing
  • Ability to code in at least one object oriented language (Java, C#, C++, .Net, etc.)
  • Ability to code in at least one scripted language (Python, Perl, etc.)
  • A solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and software design
  • Experience with or a demonstrable interest in machine learning and natural language processing
  • Enthusiastic about the mobile space

Please complete the Technical Evaluation when applying for the poistion.  Information is here: http://www.appbackr.com/blog/developers/data-scientist-description-and-technical-evaluation

About appbackr:

appbackr is a wholesale market providing funding and distribution for the best new apps to platforms and stores. The company’s online exchange platform helps developers acquire new users on independent app stores by providing them with the tools to run cost-effective CPI campaigns.  Developers optimize reach and distribution by making apps available for featuring and recruiting based on specific location, carrier networks or platform type.  appbackr’s Marketplace has helped developers raise of $1 million in capital for app development and marketing. 

appbackr’s machine-learning algorithm SmartApps takes multiple factors, including user ratings, updates, sales activity and other factors and scores apps for quality and engagement.  appbackr is based in Palo Alto, CA, near San Francisco. Investors include Hall Financial Group, Boston Seed, and Cambridge West Ventures.

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