As a Data Scientist at 9GAG you will have an amazing opportunity to provide moments of happiness to tens of millions of users, every single day. We have terabytes of behavioral, textual, visual and unstructured data from billions of interactions with our global user base. You’ll leverage this data to find creative solutions to solving our user’s problems.
We’re looking for a “full-stack” Data Scientist that understands that the data lifecycle isn’t just building models. You’ll often have to wrangle the data from its source, build your models and also figure out how best to serve the model to have the most impact. You’re able to explain technical findings to the entire company and implement your machine learning models in production.
We’re a small team that’s just starting out to handle really big data. We’re building our data processing platform using the latest in open source technology, like Apache Spark. You’re comfortable being thrown into the deep end and learning new skills using the latest in open source.
9GAG is a place for fun, conversation and connection. Founded in 2008, 9GAG’s mission is to make the world happier. With millions of monthly users, 9GAG is a global top 200 website. 9GAG also has over 80 million followers across Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
9GAG’s global headquarter is in Hong Kong. We are backed by: Freestyle Capital, True Ventures, First Round Capital, Greycroft Partners, 500 Startups, Y Combinator and a group of great angel investors in the United States.
At 9GAG, we value H2O: Hustle to go all-in to achieve the goal at hand, Humble to embrace the better ideas of others, Hustle to go all-in to achieve the goal at hand, Open to welcome differences and possibilities. We believe a great workplace combines great colleagues and hard problems.
We are hungry for high performance people who share our values to join us to make big global impact.