|Title: Research Scientist||Posted: March 31, 2015|
|Location: Los Angeles, CA|
Description: Research Scientist
at Snapchat (View all jobs)
Hi Fellow Researchers!
Snapchat Research is hiring!
We are a passionate team working hard to help people share authentic moments with friends. We have tons of interesting technical challenges, including designing cutting edge techniques to innovate our products, deploying algorithm to handle our scale, and improving the user experience of an application that sees millions of users and billions of requests per day. We are looking for candidates with strong analytical and software skills to join our team.
What you'll do:
Develop the state of the scientific art approaches to impact products
Evaluate the technical trade-offs of every decision
Introduce major innovations that can result in product features or new areas of business
Collaborate and work well within the team as well as with other teams to make product impact
Who we're looking for:
PhD in a technical field such as Computer Science or equivalent experience
Really, really good algorithm design and problem solving skill
Highly innovative, motivated and self-directed researcher
Successful previous projects experience that could potentially impact our products
Ability to perform research that is justified and guided by business opportunities
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment
Successful record of publication in top-tier international research venues
People who get excited by tough technical challenges
Collaborative, positive, team-oriented mindset
Desired Skills and Experience:
Hands-on experience and fast prototyping skills
Industrial experience via prior internships or other employment
Experience in building algorithms that are scalable to large scale data
Demonstrated ability in both research and development
We're looking for people who would like to be the foundation of our research team as we continue to grow. Come join us in shaping the way people use technology to communicate! Hope you have a fantastic day!
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