iHeartMedia Data Scientist in San Antonio, Texas

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iHeartMedia

Job Summary:

As the leading media company in America, iHeartMedia delivers music, news, talk, sports and other content to diverse audiences across multiple platforms, including: broadcast stations; online via iHeartRadio and on its stations’ hundreds of websites; HD digital radio channels; satellite; smartphones; iPads and other tablets; in-vehicle entertainment and navigation systems; and via live events. With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S., iHeartMedia has the largest reach of any radio and television outlet in America.

The Data Scientist – Music Lab will help develop and support a leading-edge music analytic platform while working on emerging technologies. This is an early stage initiative with the nimbleness of a startup and the stability of a large organization.

As a Data Scientist, you will:

  • Use emerging tools and technology to develop analytical models and automation in music planning, music research, and other areas of the company

  • Communicate complex solutions to a variety of stakeholders in easily understandable language

  • Be a contributing member of a scrum team that voluntarily accepts work

  • Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using agreed upon technology

  • Demonstrate passion about using data assets to optimize systems and products across iHeartMedia

  • Use and extend open source software to deliver solutions to iHeartMedia business partners Present solutions and ideas to other team members, IT leadership, and business leaders

  • Employ a pragmatic approach to evaluate new algorithms and technologies for positive impact within iHeartMedia

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of commercial experience in data science

  • A demonstrable understanding of machine learning theory

  • Extensive experience with Python and/or R

  • Demonstrated experience with SQL

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills are a requirement

  • Programming experience in JavaScript or Java for use in reading existing code or building prototypes (you do not have to have experience building production applications)

  • MS in Applied Mathematics, Statistics, or Computer Science - PhD desired

Bonus:

  • Data Engineering/Data Wrangling

  • Experience with Tensorflow, BigQuery, Tableau

  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform or Amazon Web Services

Location

San Antonio, TX: 20880 Stone Oak Parkway, 78258

Position Type

Regular

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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