Data Scientist

  • 305 Main St, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

PubMatic delivers superior revenue to publishers by being the sell-side platform of choice for agencies and advertisers.

The PubMatic platform empowers independent app developers and publishers to maximize their digital advertising monetization while enabling advertisers to increase ROI by reaching and engaging their target audiences in brand-safe, premium environments across ad formats and devices.

Since 2006, PubMatic has created an efficient, global infrastructure and remains at the forefront of programmatic innovation. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, PubMatic operates 14 offices and nine data centers worldwide.

Job Description

We are immediately hiring a strong Data Scientist to join our growing team in Redwood City. The ideal candidate will apply quantitative analysis, modeling and data mining to help drive informed business and product decisions for PubMatic.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform deep dive analysis to understand and optimize the key product KPIs
  • Apply statistics, modeling, and machine learning to improve the efficiency of systems and relevance algorithms across our business application products
  • Conduct data analysis to make product recommendations and design A/B experiments
  • Partner with Product and Engineering teams to solve problems and identify trends and opportunities
  • Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders to understand their business needs, formulate and complete end-to-end analysis that includes data gathering, analysis, ongoing scaled deliverables and presentations

Qualifications

  • BA/BS or Master's degree with emphasis on coursework of a quantitative nature (e.g., Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Data Sciences)
  • 3 years of experience working with statistical packages (e.g. R, SAS, Stata or MATLAB)
  • Experience with articulating product questions and using statistics to arrive at an answer
  • Experience with scripting in SQL - extracting large data sets and design of ETL flows
  • Work experience in an inter-disciplinary/cross-functional field
  • Deep interest and aptitude in data, metrics, analysis, trends and applied knowledge of measurement, statistics and program evaluation
  • Distinctive problem solving skills and impeccable business judgment
  • Capable of translating analysis results into business recommendations

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Additional Information

Coronavirus notice: PubMatic is actively working to ensure candidate and employee safety. Currently, all our hiring and onboarding processes will be carried out remotely through virtual meetings until further notice.

Benefits: Our benefits package includes the best of what leading organizations provide, such as stock options, paternity + maternity leave, healthcare, dental and vision insurance, Perkspot and unlimited PTO - that we actually require you to use! And when we’re back in the office, we all benefit from a kitchen loaded with healthy snacks and drinks, catered lunches twice a week, and much more.

Diversity and Inclusion: PubMatic is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; we don’t just value diversity, we promote and celebrate it.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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