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Data Scientist - Fully Remote

Data Scientist – Remote

Fully Remote ↔️ Work from anywhere! 🌎

Set your place in a leading Unicorn Startup 🦄 while working from anywhere!

Deel built the first payroll platform for remote teams that connects localized compliance and payments in one system of record and automates everything. Their goal is to offer every company that hires remote talents a one-stop shop that makes onboarding, global compliance, and payments a piece of cake.

Talent is everywhere; opportunities should be too!!  (learn about our vision here and here) and how we raised our Series C of $156 million!

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing fully remote fin-tech company backed by some of the best Silicon Valley investors and be part of a fully distributed team by working from anywhere. We are constantly growing both in product and in customers, and you’ll place a leading role in getting us there! 

You will ✨

  • Solve real-world problems using applied algorithmic research and Data Science practices 
  • Implement functionality that can be served in production for internal customers
  • Design, build, and maintain data sets
  • Work with data cleaning, feature engineering and extraction, modeling and, experimentation
  • Do online and offline demonstrations of capabilities
  • Build end-to-end machine learning pipelines
  • Conduct reproducible research
  • Collaborate with engineering, operations, product management, and other functions in the company to deliver algorithmic solutions
  • Apply software engineering practices in our code that implements our research and its infrastructure
  • Produce high quality, clean, maintainable reproducible research and code
  • Above all – help us make Deel the best experience to hire and be hired in the world – we’re serious

You’d be a great fit if you ❤️

  • Have 3+ years of relevant experience in data/backend engineering in production environments
  • Highly proficient in Python and its data science stack
  • Highly proficient in SQL
  • Have hands-on experience (2+ years) in applied algorithm research, specially in information retrieval, text processing, computer vision (CV), computational linguistics (NLP) and machine learning
  • Track record of good written and verbal communication of complex things in a simple way, as well as ability to collaborate with people from different backgrounds
  • Have experience in collaborating with other scientists and engineers
  • Have a master degree or higher
  • Feel comfortable with building things from scratch
  • Are a results-driven person with a strong commitment to complete tasks 
  • Energetic and startup culture fit
  • Got a good conversational and written English

Bonus points if you 🏆 

  • Have startup experience
  • Have experience working in a distributed team(s) environment
  • You are a strong data engineer and aspiring data scientist with some hands-on experience in the data-science field
  • You have significant experience in NLP
  • You feel you need to automate as much as possible
  • You feel comfortable with uncertainty and exploration
  • You get things done and deliver value and not just papers

Benefits ⛱️

  • A fully remote position 🌎
  • Distributed & Flexible Work Arrangements 🗓️
  • Competitive Equity 💰
  • The option of getting paid in digital currency 💲
  • Inclusive Work Environment 🦄
  • International company off-sites 🪐
  • Have your birthday on the company 🎂
  • Learning and development budget for 📚, courses, and conferences
  • All the latest tech you need 💻

Click on the button below to take our 12min quiz to see if you can join the team 🚀

Read about our hiring process here. Still unsure about the fit and applying? Chat with us.

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