Senior Data Scientist

  • Tokopedia
  • Jakarta, Indonesia
  • May 09, 2019
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A Person who is better at statistics than any software engineer and better at software engineering than any statistician." - Josh Wills. The focus of our data science team is to work on data applications that would have an immediate and massive impact on the business; this could be done through our hacking skills, math & statistics knowledge, and substantive expertise.

Responsibilities :

  • Analyze and hacks large, complex, and incomplete internal or external data into data product.
  • Do analytics for both humans, by telling stories through visualizing statistical inference, and machine, with doing machine learning against big data.
  • Pulling data out of MySQL databases, becoming a master at Excel pivot tables, and producing basic data visualizations. 


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree quantitative field, e.g. Computer Science, Math, Physics.
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience in a similar position as Data Scientist or Machine Learning Specialist
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills and analytical thinking.
  • Familiar with data structures and algorithms, Python or R language, SQL based database, and Hadoop framework.
  • Familiar with NLP/IP
  • Familiar with statistics or machine learning.
  • Good in data visualizations and communications.
  • An ability and eagerness to constantly learn and teach others.
  • Have a passion with big data science.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Some work experience, Graduate