Deloitte Heat Senior Data Scientist in San Francisco, California

Heat Senior Data Scientist

Deloitte Digital is building a new technology practice at its flagship advertising agency,

Heat, an award-winning creative powerhouse. The practice is based on a multi-patented right-brain platform that predicts what audiences will be reading, watching and searching for up to 72 hours into the future. This ambitious new practice puts the consumer at the center of innovation, where we are delivering hyper relevant experiences. A system that recognizes both the individuality of consumers and their broader social interests. A system that in real-time leverages artificial intelligence and predictive data modeling to generate personalized and dynamic content targeted contextually in relevant environments at the right time.

What you ll do

As the Senior Data Scientist, you will be responsible for creating value from the data

running through our buy side ad platform. You are an experienced Data Scientist in

advertising media (programmatic) who excels at employing machine learning and

complex data analytics to take our ground-breaking patent technologies to new levels.

They told us that what we accomplished could not be done. You will work collaboratively with a tightly focused team of experienced and passionate engineers, and your ingenuity and skill will help us break even more rules. Well versed in a variety of theory and techniques in machine learning and data mining such as:

Supervised and unsupervised clustering, regression and classification, including

Bayesian methods, parameter estimation, support vector machines, neural

networks, decision trees

Mathematical Optimization, such as linear, quadratic and semi-definite

programming, Markov Chain Monte Carlo and Variational Methods

Computational Linguistics

Proficient in Python including NumPy, SciPy, scikit-learn and other packages that

enable data science and machine learning at scale

MapReduce concepts and distributed computations.

The team

At Heat, we develop traditional, digital and social content for a wide array of consumer and B2B brands at the leading edge of today s client marketing challenges. You ll work with kind, smart, hardworking people (if we do say so ourselves) who care about the work we create. Learn more about Heat at .



PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Physics

6 years in machine learning and big data

2 years in AdTech

Part of team that has worked on:

Architecture for scale in real-time environments

Distributed, high-transaction database architecture (SQL and NoSQL)

Machine learning and Big Data concepts and practices

Architecture for high volume in-memory search

Multi-processing and distributed computation

Python, MongoDB, Linux, and AWS, NLP

Understanding of:

Data management, identity resolution, ad servers, buying platforms, yield

management, attribution, performance measurement

How you ll grow

At Heat, we focus on helping people at every level of their career identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level to senior leadership, we believe there s always room to grow. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills, and work alongside industry-leading talent on a daily basis. Our Heaters have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

About Heat s relationship with Deloitte

We ve recently joined forces with Deloitte to offer our award-winning creative services to allow brands to realize their ambitions at a larger scale.


At Heat, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and our partnership with Deloitte offers employees a broad range of benefits. We ll see you at the benefits meeting. Learn more about what working at Heat can mean for you. at

Heat s culture

Heat s culture stems directly from our philosophy. And if you enjoy philosophy, you can read ours here. at If you re more of a math and sciences person and think philosophy is nothing more than a class you avoided in college, that s fine too.

Heat in the community

Heat s purpose is to make an impact. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that we have the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities.



Category: Management Consulting

About Deloitte

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