Business Data Scientist (Onsite: Paris) (All Genders)

  • Full-time
  • Type of Contract: Permanent
  • Skills / Job Stream Ref: Data Insights
  • Department: Operations

Company Description

Dailymotion is the leading video discovery destination & technology that learns about your tastes over time, constantly surfacing the best, most relevant content on the web. Our mission is to provide the best video user experience for consumers on the market, connecting publishers and advertisers to engaged viewers who turn to Dailymotion for their daily fix of the most compelling music,  entertainment, news and sports content around.

Through partnerships with the world’s leading publishers and content creators, A+E, Discovery, Hearst, Penske Media, Universal Music Group, Vogue, GQ, NASCAR, Sports Illustrated, VICE and more, Dailymotion commands 3 billion monthly pageviews across its mobile app, desktop and connected TV experiences. Dailymotion is owned by Vivendi, one of the largest mass-media corporations in the world.

At Dailymotion, we‘re storytellers. We build the best place for people to enjoy the videos that matter. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring discoverable stories to life through premium content from the world’s best publishers. We do this by helping these publishers grow their audiences and monetize their content, their way.

Job Description

As a Business Data Scientist, you will be at the core of Dailymotion's strategy of being a data-driven company. Within a cross-function team of data analytics practitioners, you will be supporting the ads operations and products team, whose mission is to provide the best ad experience for our publishers and our users. You will be providing insights and analytical assets on data at scale for different use cases such as ad pressure optimization, behavioral and contextual targeting, IVT detection or inventory forecast/optimization.

 Key Responsibilities 

  • Understand business stakeholder needs and translate them into analysis or data projects
  • Perform analyses and AB tests at scale to extract actionable insights that will help drive decisions across the business.
  • Communicate insights and recommendations to key stakeholders.
  • Build analytical assets (visualization, data science models, tables,...) to optimize and monitor our ads products and operations
  • Develop deep understanding of our Ads stack, how it performs and how to optimize it.
  • Evangelize on the use of data across the Ads team
  • Work on end-to-end data projects on the product side to ensure the features needed for partners, operations are delivered.


  • Ability to process and analyze data sets at scale, and interpret them to make business decisions.
  • 2+ years of quantitative or statistical analysis experience (data scientist, data analyst, statistician)
  • 2+ years of experience in ads industry, Tech product or management consulting.
  • Consultant mindset to understand quickly different business use cases
  • 2+ years experience with SQL
  • Experience with Tableau and Python is a plus
  • Communication skills and ability to manage a project
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to foster relationships with peers and other functions
  • Values diversity and works well in a multi-cultural environment
  • BS or MS or equivalent experience in a quantitative field

Additional Information

At Dailymotion, we empower candidates to take action. If this job sounds like a great opportunity for you, be confident in your skills, we are always happy to meet you! If needed, we can accommodate our recruitment process for your special abilities.   

Location: Paris
Type of contract: Permanent 
Start Date: ASAP

For the France offices 

Hybrid Work Framework (4 types of remote work : Full office /Flex office (1/2 days remote) / Flex remote (1/2 days at the office) / Full remote + ability to work 3 month abroad)
International Group Savings Plan offered through the Vivendi Group
8 weeks paid Paternity leave or Co-parental leave
Excellent Employee Culture (Company Events / Trainings / Parties / All hands …)
Career development support (training / career check-in with HR / internal mobility / compensation cycle / 360 quarter feedback review …)
Company-paid Health Insurance and Personal Services Vouchers (CESU)
Commuter benefit coverage - Public Transport and Bike refund
Paid Time off – RTT and Saving time plan (CET)
Meal Vouchers
Workers representatives committee(sport membership/cinemas vouchers/gift vouchers/discount) 

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