Data Scientist – 6 Month FTC
If you are a developer, ideally with experience developing recommender engines, then Play Sports Network has an excellent opportunity to join our Data Science team within a well-funded and growing Mobile App development team at PSN. We are looking for someone to join our Data Scientist team for a 6 month fixed-term contract to assist with our projects. There may be the option for this to become a permanent position, based on candidate performance.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Maintenance and development of our recommender engine that is responsible for content delivery to the app users
- Due to the diversity of the type and format of content available, the development of personalised content delivery algorithms is crucial to the success of the app
- Development of custom algorithms for extracting features from visual (images and videos) as well as text data
- Making data-driven decisions about the direction in which engine development should take place
- Working closely with the interdisciplinary team of developers, designers and project owners and communicating the priorities and milestones for the recommender engine to the wider team
To read the full job spec, and to apply, please click here.