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Data Scientist, Marketing

Capital One
McLean, VA 22101
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Locations: VA - McLean, United States of America, McLean, Virginia

At Capital One, were building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.                                               

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Data Scientist, Marketing

At Capital One, data is at the center of everything we do. When we launched as a startup we disrupted the credit card industry by individually personalizing every credit card offer using statistical modeling and the relational database, cutting edge technology in 1988! Fast-forward a few years, and this little innovation and our passion for data has skyrocketed us to a Fortune 200 company and a leader in the world of data-driven decision-making.

Department Summary:

The Card ML team is working to transform every corner of our business with machine learning. To accomplish this goal, we use the latest techniques in machine learning - deep learning, reinforcement learning, genetic algorithms, and natural language processing - and marry them with real-time streaming data in the cloud, to create best-in-class enterprise-scale ML products. We tackle a huge variety of business problems and work with vast quantities of data of every kind.

Role Summary
As a Data Scientist at Capital One, youll be part of a team thats leading the next wave of disruption at a whole new scale, using the latest in distributed computing technologies and operating across billions and billions of customer transactions to unlock the big opportunities that help everyday people save money, time and agony in their financial lives.

On any given day youll be:

- Determining, analyzing and maintaining marketing metrics to identify cause-effect relationshipsbetween marketing actions and behavioral and attitudinal outcomes.

- Guiding the development of econometric and optimization tools for marketing mix modeling.

- Extracting and manipulating large data-setsusing modern technologies.

- Assessing the validity and rigor of new data sources and their use in quantitative marketing.

- Creating machine learning models from development through testing and validation to our 30+ million customers in production
- Designing rich data visualizations to communicate complex ideas to customers or company leaders
- Investigating the impact of new technologies on the future of mobile banking and the financial world of tomorrow

The Ideal Candidate will be
- Curious. You ask why, you explore, and you are not afraid to blurt out your crazy idea. You probably have experience withKaggle competitions.

- Wrangler. You know how to move data around, from a database or an API, through a transformation or two, a model and into human-readable form (ROC curve, Excel chart, map, d3 visualization, Tableau, etc.). You probably know Python, Java, R, Storm, Julia, SQL, Matlab, Mahout, or think everything can be done in a Perl one-liner.
- Do-er. You have a bias toward action, you try things, and sometimes you fail. Expect to tell us what youve shipped and whats flopped.
- Fearless. Big, undefined problems and petabytes don't frighten you. You can work at a tiny crack until you've broken open the whole nut.

Basic Qualifications:

- Masters Degree, plus 2 years of experience in machine learning, or PhD

- At least 2 years' coding experience with open source programming languages (e.g. R, Python, or Scala)

- At least 2 years experience developing solutions that leverage one or more of the following: operations research, natural language processing, machine learning, deep learning, video analysis, image analysis, or time-series analysis

Preferred Qualifications:
- PhD in Machine Learning discipline
- 2+ years experience in open source programming languages for large scale data analysis
- 2+ years experience with SQL

- 1+ year of Bayesian Statistics

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.


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Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-11-15

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