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Data Scientist (m/f)

Data Scientist (m/f)

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Job Description

Hey – there’s a revolution going on! A revolution in digital entertainment. Every day millions of people around the world choose to be more thoughtfully entertained, informed and educated by listening to fascinating stories and all forms of fictional and non-fictional content on their smartphones and other mobile devices.

Audible GmbH, an Amazon company, is the leading provider of premium digital spoken audio information and entertainment on the internet, offering customers a new way to enhance and enrich their lives every day. Audible’s content offering comprises more than 200,000 audiobooks and audio plays from 800 publishers. Titles downloaded from Audible are compatible with hundreds of mobile devices, including the iPhone and Android smartphones. Audible is also the preeminent provider of spoken-word audio products for Apple’s iTunes® Store.

Based in Berlin, Audible GmbH is looking for a Data Scientist (m/f) who will help our product, marketing, and content teams target customers and prospects as well as understand and personalize the content, format and context needed to optimize their book-listening experience.
In this role you will make the best of your skillset in predictive modeling, recommendation modeling, (un-) supervised learning, simulation to explain, quantify, predict and prescribe. You know how to translate business goals into agile, insightful analytics and you will seek to create value for both stakeholders and customers and will convey findings in a clear, actionable way to managers and senior leaders. In this position you will report into the Director Data Science who is also based in Berlin.
Main responsibilities:
  • Develop models to optimize the Who, When, Where and How of all our conversations with customers.
  • Develop models to measure and optimize our Audiobook Catalog.
  • Develop Amazon-scale data engineering pipelines.
  • Imagine and invent before the business asks, and create groundbreaking applications using cutting-edge approaches.
  • Contribute to the growth of the Audible Data Science team by sharing your ideas, intellectual property and learning from others.

Notwendige Qualifikationen

Your profile:
  • PhD or MS in a relevant field such as statistics, mathematics, or physics.
  • Ability to communicate complex results to all types of functions and levels within the organization.
  • Proven experience with building models on messy, real-world, big data.
  • Complete fluency in at least one of Python, R, or SAS.
  • Working knowledge of SQL.
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

Preferred qualifications:
  • Experience with Agile Software Development
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with Apache Spark

Sounds interesting? If you are looking for a new challenge in an innovative company, where you will have the opportunity to shape and influence the business with the results of your work, where you will be surrounded by an engaged and fun team, Audible is your next stop! Do not hesitate to send us your application with all details together with your cover letter.