Appfigures is the largest mobile app reporting platform in the world, serving tens of thousands of developers world-wide. Located in the heart of New York City, our office environment is open and casual. We love creating great products and always encourage creativity and open communication.
We love what we do. But love don't pay the bills. We offer competitive salaries and a complete medical benefits package including health, vision and dental. Then there are little things like unlimited snacks and drinks, and perks including a free zipcar membership and discounted metro cards. We do what we can.
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Jr. Data Scientist

 Full Time | New York, NY (lower east side)

We're looking for sharp-minded number crunchers to help us make sense of the mobile app industry. You'll be working with our data science team to analyze complicated data sets and provide our members insights about how apps are performing across various stores.

You'll be

  • Analyzing raw data that could be used to complement current and future projects
  • Identifying relationships within large and seemingly unrelated data sets
  • Managing long term research projects and field research requests from the Sales, Data Science, and Backend Engineering teams
  • Providing market research on the app economy, the results of which will be used internally as well as for market reports we publish
  • Solving complex problems with large and unstructured data in clever and creative ways
  • Helping to improve and optimize existing processes used by the team

You

  • You have at least a bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science or a related quantitative discipline
  • Have one or more years of professional experience with statistical modeling and analysis, along with data visualization tools/techniques
  • Have experience with modern statistical software such as Python, R, or SAS
  • Have the rare quality of being able to work independently with general instructions while retaining the ability to collaborate effectively with other team members on shared projects
  • Are curious and an eager to become an expert in a new field

What won't hurt

  • Experience with time series modeling and forecasting
  • Working knowledge of Linux
  • Experience with pandas, numpy, scipy, scikit-learn
  • A good understanding of machine learning topics such as neural networks and natural language processing

To Apply:

  • Please submit at least one project and/or code sample for application to be considered

Benefits

  • Pre-tax transit benefits, subsidized gym memberships and excellent discounts on hundreds of other well-known services and products
  • Awesome work station with multiple monitors and all the gadgets you need, even a 3D printer
  • Fully stocked kitchen with a variety of snacks and drinks
  • Personal project days
  • Weekly catered lunches
  • Whiskey Fridays
  • Parties for employees and members
Please send your resume and work samples to jobs@appfigures.com.