We’re Hiring Data Scientist / Machine Learning Expert!
Join our team of 25+ researchers from all around the world (and more than 250 data engineers) that crack daily some the toughest ML problems at the extreme of the scale in the e-commerce domain.
Agoda is one of the world’s top online hotel booking platforms and part of the largest online travel company in the world (Booking Holding; NASDAQ: BKNG). The Technology hub in Bangkok, a mega cosmopolitan vibrant city, Agoda is a highly diversified workplace with more than 65 different nationalities all working together to create cutting edge products and user experiences.
We’re technologists at heart and we aim to lead by being the bleeding edge. This translate to all-inclusive and innovative culture in which our employees’ growth is synergic to the company’s growth.
Focusing on the specifics, your role key responsibilities would be to:
- Crack our business problems and come up with deployable machine learning models
- Interface with business to make sure they are asking the right questions
- Sift through our data and find us some gems
- Be a world-class hands-on deploy master
And, while we embrace diversity, here are some (soft) guidelines to what we look for:
- Earned stripes in coding, in data handling, in statistics and in machine learning (2 years of experience is a must)
- A good balance between theory and practice and a strong desire to learn and keep up with the latest technologies (nice to have: an academic quantitative degree, preferably a PhD)
- A good knowledge of what’s “Under the hood” of statistical methods
- Coding, coding, coding (R, Python, C#, Java, C++, Scala, …)
- Some extra points on: SQL, NLP, business acumen, blog writing, good sense of humor
We welcome both local and international applications for this role. Full visa sponsorship and relocation assistance available for eligible candidates.