Responsibilities

Fandango is seeking a driven, analytically curious and entrepreneurial data scientist to be part of our exciting Business Intelligence team.
Job Requirements
 Scoping: Partner with other scientists and Subject Matter Experts (SME's) to fully define business problems and research questions;
 Data Engineering: Identify, extract and clean data to be loaded into modeling environments. Data could be structured, unstructured and/or text data (includes transactional, web data, social data, emails, and streaming data).
 Feature Engineering: Identify relevant features, remove redundancies and construct a tighter ‘data frame’ representation for efficient modeling/analysis.
 Modeling: Conduct advanced analytics leveraging predictive modeling, machine learning, simulation, optimization and other techniques to deliver insights or develop analytical solutions to achieve business requirements.
 Model Validation/Parameter-Tuning/Debugging: Support on efforts to develop scalable, efficient, automated solutions for large scale data analyses, model development, model validation and model implementation using appropriate metrics. Cognizant of the bias-variance trade-off.
 Presentation of business Value: Identify, quantify and highlight the opportunities and risks that arise out of the modeling step to team members and executives.
 Multi-tasking, Ad-hoc analytics and reporting: Develop mathematically sound calculations with embedded business logic for quick-turnaround projects (did we mention this is a fast-paced environment). Multi-task when required and prioritize appropriately.  Ownership and team-spirit: Own the projects from data gathering to delivery and assist other teams(technical and non-technical) when required through education

Qualifications/Requirements

 2+ years of work experience in Data Science, Predictive, and Advanced Analytics
 Graduate degree in a quantitative field (Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Statistics, Econometrics, Operations Research, etc.)
 Strong machine learning and statistical modeling expertise, such as regression, time series models, random forests, clustering, neural networks
 Advanced knowledge of SQL and experience extracting and analyzing large datasets
 Proficiency in one or multiple statistical/machine learning languages (R, Python, SAS, Matlab, Stata, etc.)  Experience with BI reporting tools (Tableau, MicroStrategy, BusinessObjects etc.)
 Must be available and willing to work extended hours as occasionally needed including weekends and holidays to meet business needs

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Location

We welcome you to the posh neighborhood of Beverly Hills 90210 nestled between Silicon Beach and the Entertainment capital of the world.

An Insider's view of Fandango

What’s the vibe like in the office?

There’s a tech start-up feel immersed in a shared passion for movies; our team’s welcoming and collaborative energy truly make the culture special. The innovative office space is an extension of the amazing atmosphere generated by the people. My favorite parts are the massive movie screen and the amazing rooftop patios with beautiful views!

Megan

Associate Recruiter

What makes someone successful on your team?

To be successful at Fandango, you need to be passionate, collaborative, and have a positive attitude. All of these go hand in hand when you enjoy where you work, what you do, and who you work with. We value uniqueness and empower collective ideas to drive innovation. Individual contributions and shared support across teams result in success.

Brian

CRM Operations Manager

What makes someone successful on your team?

What would make someone successful on my team is the ability to multitask; all the while, being able to be flexible and pivot quickly to make smart decisions, business decisions. Customer service supports all of the products under the Fandango umbrella, which are ever-changing. The ability to adapt is key!

Duane

Sr. Customer Service Manager

What are Fandango Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Breakfast items available daily in the kitchen. Employees get free lunch on Tuesday, Thursday.
Game Room
Our game room includes Ping Pong.
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted On occasion .
Parking
We offer employees Free on-site garage parking.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Promote from within
Mentorship program
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