Summary: Millennial Media (NYSE: MM) is the leading independent mobile marketplace, supporting the world’s top brands and mobile content providers. The company's unique data and technology assets enable its clients to connect with their target audiences as they move across screens, media, and moments. Millennial Media drives meaningful results at scale through a diverse suite of products fueled by innovation and the industry's smartest minds. We have incredible growth and momentum and are looking to add the right talent to our strong, skilled team. You can have a direct impact on the future of our business starting now. Millennial Media is looking for a Sr. Data Scientist to help us develop the next generation of mobile advertising technologies. We are looking for outstanding researchers whose skills span the entire spectrum of Machine Learning/Data-Science and who have a desire to develop and deploy world class technologies in ad targeting, personalization, content extraction, content matching and other prediction and optimization problems. Duties and Responsibilities: Initiate and propose unique and promising projects involving new and innovative algorithms, pursuing patents where appropriate Dig through our petabytes of data to develop insights that can be used to devise new solutions to a broad array of optimization and machine learning problems Work with Millennial’s product, engineering and operations teams to transform your ideas and prototypes into deployed code processing billions of transactions per day Lead small teams of analysts, software engineers and data scientists working together on a focused problem area Stay current on published state-of-the-art algorithms and emerging technologies Contribute to Millennial Media's technical vision Required Skills: Excellent understanding of algorithms and data structures Strong problem solving and analytical skills Great oral and written communication and presentation skills Ability to communicate complex ideas to a non-technical audience Experience working in teams of 2 to 3 analysts, scientists and engineers focused on data science problems and products Desired Skills: Experience working within an agile product development team Experience with UNIX environments (Linux) Experience with software development in Java or Scala Experience with Hadoop Education/Experience: Masters or PhD Degree in Statistics, Engineering, ComputerScience, Operations Research or similar fields with an emphasis on machine learning and a strong background in computer science 5+ years of relevant experience Experience in one or more of the following areas is a plus: markets, auctions, advertising

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