Data Scientist, SBG

Data Scientist, SBG
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Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Novi further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. To apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.
Data Scientist, SBG Responsibilities
  • Take advantage of massive amounts of structured data to understand how our customers interact with our product and service offerings.
  • Proactively identify opportunities to improve the experience of businesses on the Facebook family of apps using data science.
  • Lead the design, analysis, and interpretation of projects from data requirement gathering to data processing, modeling, and recommendations.
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to identify new opportunities requiring the use of modern analytical and modeling techniques.
  • Design and execute experiments (e.g., A/B testing, multi-armed bandit). Effectively communicate insights and recommendations to business leads and influence strategic decision-making.
  • Frequently switch between on-the-ground tactical execution and 30k foot strategy.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Operations Research, Business Analytics or a related field. Requires 12 months of experience in each of the following:
  • Machine learning techniques
  • Working with large data sets and network-based data (TCP or HTTP)
  • ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes
  • Relational database (SQL or PL*SQL)
  • Python
  • Statistical analysis using R
  • Large scale data processing infrastructures using distributed systems (Hadoop, Hive, MapReduce, or MPI)
  • Clustering, regression, pattern recognition
  • Descriptive and inferential statistics
  • Communicating and presenting results of data analyses.
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Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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