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ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry`s most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.

Advertising on all formats is being reinvented through new business models and the combination of big data, predictive analytics, optimization and other modern data science and analysis techniques. ViacomCBS advanced advertising group is at the forefront of this reinvention of advertising and is currently looking for key new individuals to join our team!

The Product Science and Analytics team is looking for a Data Scientist. In this role, you will need to gain a deep understanding of our platform, including the predictive, simulation, and optimization models that power it – as well as how those models impact our underlying business. You will monitor, maintain, and improve existing prediction, optimization, and simulation engines. You will also to perform root cause analyses, statistical data analyses, and other types of analyses related to platform performance. You will work closely with senior data scientists, a dedicated software engineering team, and key operational teams to validate and ensure platform performance. You will also assist with the design, prototyping, and implementation of new product innovation and methodology!

Work with senior data scientists, and data engineers to deliver models and analysis that are aimed at underlying business objectives
Implement new data driven methodologies and features to improve product performance and capability
Coordinate with product management and software development to deliver new data driven capabilities for ViacomCBS’s advanced advertising group
Monitor and maintain platform health, as determined by business leadership
Brainstorm new functionality and features for future platform improvements
Contribute to existing Python data science code repositories.
Design and implement new statistical analyses that answer key business questions
Assist semi-technical users with SQL queries and other data analytics
On occasion, present your analyses to technical and semi-technical resources

Basic Qualifications
3+ years of analytical work involving extracting actionable insights from large datasets
Passion for problem-solving and the ability to find answers to difficult open-ended questions – the sort of answers that others might struggle to find
Intellectual curiosity about one’s data coupled with acute attention to detail.
Proficient at identifying the correct (data science or statistical) approaches to solve problems
Strong written and oral communication skills, including experience building a presentation about data for technical and non-technical audiences.
Proficiency working with machine learning algorithms (e.g., xgboost/lightGBM, pytorch/tensorflow, SVM, random forest, etc.), optimization techniques (e.g., linear programming and greedy optimization) and simulation methods (e.g.,
Monte Carlo analyses).
Highly proficient in Python, SQL, and Excel (advanced formulas, pivot tables)
Master’s degree or Ph.D. in a STEM field

Additional Qualifications
Comfortable with an Agile work environment.
Experience working with production data science systems that leverage prediction and optimization algorithms.
Experience in media at an agency, network, or ad-tech firm with a fundamental understanding of digital, addressable, programmatic and/or television advertising.
An action-oriented, entrepreneurial approach to building businesses within a fast-paced environment focused on changing the way partners perceive our brand and our product.

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

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Published 2021-11-02

ViacomCBS looks for a Data Scientist in New York, NY 10036 location.

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