Senior Data Scientist

We're taking AI in e-commerce to the next level and we're growing like there's no tomorrow. Join us!

Findify is building an advanced machine learning algorithm within search personalization for e-commerce.  As part of our engineering team, you will be responsible for building our product, an advanced machine learning algorithm within search personalization for e-commerce. 

As demand for our product continues to increase, we are on a journey to grow the team substantially in 2021. We’d love for you to join us!!

About the role:

As a Senior Data Scientist, you will help us build and maintain our ML platform. At Findify, we make extensive use of data collection, processing and ML algorithms to help our merchants provide better search and recommendations to their customers. You would be responsible for building and improving our ML algorithms to help us achieve this goal.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Implementing new ML algorithms and improving existing ones to fine-tune the search relevancy and recommendation quality we provide for our 1500 merchants
  • Keeping up-to-date with academic research in the field of AI/ML to make sure our algorithms reflect the current state of the art
  • Setting up the data processing pipelines to feed these ML algorithms

About you:

You are a creative problem-solver with a passion for Machine Learning and building scalable architectures.

You are:

  • Initiative-taking; you are self-motivated, a doer, and can drive projects from start to finish
  • A team player; you are comfortable working with different styles and believe (like us) that together we achieve much more than alone
  • Driven; working hard to achieve a goal you care about and running several projects in parallel is no stranger to you
  • A great communicator; you are comfortable in communicating in English both written and oral, including explaining your technical development to internal and external partners.

You have:

  • 4+ years previous data science experience of developing, launching, and iterating on machine learning models
  • You have strong knowledge of statistics and experimental design
  • You have experience writing and optimizing complex SQL queries for large data sets and are familiar with a scientific programming language, such as Python
  • At least 1 year of basic experience with Apache Spark/Flink or similar.

We’d be extra impressed if you also have:

  • Experience in the Information Retrieval field: Learn-to-Rank and recommender systems
  • Practical hands-on experience with Natural Language Processing.
  • Practical hands-on experience with Ecosystem of data platform technologies such as AWS Services (RDS, EKS, Lambda, S3) and Kubernetes.
  • Strong software development foundations - dedication to high code quality, stable architecture and an eye towards maintainability
  • Domain experience in the area of e-commerce.


Location: Remote located within CET+/-2

We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better products we build and the better we are able to serve our customers. Women and other minorities underrepresented in tech are strongly encouraged to apply.


Additional information

  • Remote status

    Fully remote

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Why work with us?

At Findify you get to work with amazing and passionate colleagues on some truly awesome technology. What’s not to love? We also offer you a chance to be challenged, make an impact, work flexibly, be part of a team and all this in an international work environment.

  • Challenge

    Working with the kind of advanced AI/ML technology that we do means there is always a cool challenge waiting to be solved. We have developed one of the most advanced AI algorithms in e-commerce in the market, and we love to think creatively on ways to make it even better.

  • Impact

    Although we are constantly growing, we still act like a small company where everyone’s voice is heard, and where if you have a cool idea you can implement it by tomorrow. Whether you’re working on our product, sales or communication, you’ll have a chance to make a difference from day one.

  • Flexibility

    Whether you are a parent or a semi-professional skier (we have both on the team), we believe that work should fit into your life and leave energy for the things you love. We offer flexible work arrangements in both time and place to help our employees manage this.

  • Team feeling

    We are a diverse team with a variety of nationalities, perspectives, and skills. We truly like working with each other and we have lots of fun together. We try to meet each other at least twice a year for an international off-site.

The Findify culture

We are a team of passionate individuals working together for the same goal – to build the next generation of personalization AI in e-commerce. Even though we’re not a start-up anymore, it’s really important to us to preserve that part of our culture – the part where everyone’s contribution makes an impact on the final result, where we are all accountable and where we work creatively and collaboratively to solve whatever problem comes up. Most importantly, as we grow, it’s important us to maintain our high levels of energy, passion and drive.

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