Data Scientist

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What Conviva is looking for in applicants

Have you streamed a program on Disney+, caught the latest binge-worthy series on Hulu, or tuned in for NFL highlights on social media? If the answer is yes, you have already benefitted from Conviva’s technology.

At Conviva, we create the technologies and standards driving industry transformation and streaming growth worldwide. It’s not about the data, it’s about what you do with it. As the leader in census, continuous measurement and engagement for streaming, Conviva measures in excess of 500 million unique viewers watching 200 billion streams per year with 3 trillion real-time transactions per day across more than 180 countries. Our platform is designed to deliver the insights our customers need to understand their business and focus on what matters. Join us as we make streaming better.


What you get to do:

  • Design and develop algorithms to draw insight from large data sets to identify new data-driven products and services.
  • Understand the business context for the Conviva data well enough to be able to interpret it, clean it and transform it into a consumable format.
  • Interpret analytical insight of statistical data with the appropriate business context and provide guidance to business decisions.
  • Tracking cutting-edge algorithms, actively using new technologies, new algorithms, new ideas, and new concepts.
  • Participate the development and optimization of data analytics systems.

What you bring to the role:

  1. Bachelor degree or above in computer science, mathematics or statistics and other related majors.
  2. More than 3 years of work experience in data analytics and data scientist.
  3. Statistic knowledge(e.g. Hypothesis testing, Probability distributions) is a must-have ability. Knowing how to design experiments and carry out A/B tests for different business use cases.
  4. Statistical modeling and machine learning skills especially on NLP are required. The candidate should have the ability to formalize a business problem into a machine learning problem, select the proper modeling algorithms and build out the models following the right process of training, testing, and validation.
  5. Be able to perform data manipulations, including aggregation, distribution, ordering, etc., with programing languages such as SQL, Scala, R or Python.
  6. Familiar with big data processing technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Hive, etc..
  7. Good verbal and written communication skills in English is a plus.


Conviva is the leader in streaming media intelligence, powered by its real-time platform. More than 250 industry leaders and brands – including CBS, CCTV, Cirque Du Soleil, DAZN, Disney+, HBO, Hulu, Sky, Sling TV, TED, Univision, and WarnerMedia – rely on Conviva to maximize their consumer engagement, deliver the quality experiences viewers expect and drive revenue growth. With a global footprint of more than 500 million unique viewers watching 150 billion streams per year across 3 billion applications streaming on devices, Conviva offers streaming providers unmatched scale for continuous video measurement, intelligence and benchmarking across every stream, every screen, every second. Conviva is privately held and headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with offices around the world. For more information, please visit us at


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