Finance Data Scientist

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. 

From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness. 

Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

How about you?

We are looking for a Data Scientist to join our Data Science team and help further develop Deezer’s data-driven mindset.

We are part of the BI and Data Analytics team, which mission is to find the correct levers within the product & business to further drive Deezer’s growth. Through our analysis and predictions tools, we ensure Deezer is fitting our users’ needs.

As a Data Scientist, you will use machine learning & statistics, turning hundreds of terabytes of data into insights and predictions. You will dig into our mountains of data (Hadoop Cluster: Hive/Spark,Python…) finding the needle in the haystack.

What you will do:

  • Build predictive tools from notebooks to API deployment through automation.
  • Deliver actionable insights through presentation for our stakeholders to take data-driven decisions.
  • Work on various business topics - conversion, churn, inactivity, lifetime, financial forecast - as well as deliver segmentations of our user & fight against fraud.
  • Evangelise other teams regarding data & more specifically data science, converting their needs into concrete projects.
  • Doing regular watches regarding data science & technical challenges we can face in order to apply them directly in our projects or POCs.

Qualifications

What we are looking for:

  • Advanced degree in Computer Science/Statistics/Mathematics or any quantitative discipline.
  • Having experience in previous companies on business forecasting or revenue modelling.
  • 3 years+ of experience as a Data Scientist.
  • Proficient in one or more of the following: Scala/Spark, Python.
  • Affinity for business, product and user experience.
  • Ability to deliver engaging presentation for a non-technical audience.
  • Curiosity regarding technical challenge.
  • Team player, creative and able to set own priorities.
  • Fluent in French & English.

Nice to have:

  • Experience working on GCP & Docker would be a plus.

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ

> Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space
> Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily
> Friday drinks & seasonal parties
> Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes
> English and French language courses
> Hackathons & meetups

We are an equal opportunity employer