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Data Scientist
Sanoma Media Finland Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 4.5.2018

We are looking for a Data Scientist to join the SMF Data Science team. The mission of our team is to enable and develop world class data products in close collaboration with SMF’s business units and partners using our expertise in innovative and state-of-the-art applications of machine learning and AI. We collaborate closely also with data analyst and engineers to build models and services that add value in terms of increased relevance, personalization, and automation.


  • Develop impactful machine learning based services and products within the areas of eg personalization, content recommendation, and advertising targeting,  in close collaboration with other teams.
  • Initiate and lead data science projects from idea to completion. Talk to product managers, business people and your peers to get an understanding of the project requirements. Take part in ideation, prototyping, and then write production code to train and serve machine learning models using latest tools and frameworks within ML and AI.
  • Implement the models with the support of other data teams as part of end-to-end solutions in production, either as batch jobs in big data environment (AWS, Spark, Hadoop) or algorithms executed in real-time through web APIs.
  • Help defining and continuously improve our development environment, and communicate the best development practices within the organization (i.e., code reviews, testing, etc).
  • Learn a lot and share your own knowledge.


  • A strong mathematical background and a M.Sc or PhD degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Machine Learning, or other relevant field.
  • Solid understanding and genuine interest of the usage, implementation and theory of AI and machine learning methods and algorithms such as regression models, clustering, classification, text analysis, or neural networks.
  • Hands-on experience of Data Science, Machine Learning and/or Artificial Intelligence applications.
  • Fluent in multiple development languages as well as both functional and imperative programming, and interested in learning more. We currently use mostly Python, R and/or Scala.

Not mandatory, but would be helpful if you’ve experience from some of the following technologies:

  • Experience with distributed computing technologies like Spark, Hadoop, Kafka is a plus
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure, e.g., AWS, and being familiar with container based architectures and microservices is a plus

We offer you:

  • aposition where you can focus on being a data scientist.
  • a role where you can solve real business problems and challenges in the media domain.
  • a team with other data scientist to learn from and collaborate with.
  • a wide data community with data analysts, data engineers in addition to data scientists.
  • a lot of data and good data infrastructure on which to build advance data products and services.
  • modern offices in the center of Helsinki

Please fill your application with salary requirement at the latest on 27.6.2018. If you have any questions, please contact Charlotta Grönqvist, charlotta.gronqvist@sanoma.com , mobile 0504821411.