Senior Data Scientist

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Senior Data Scientist

TicketSwap is looking for a Senior Data Scientist to take our data team to the next level! In the past 5 years we have grown rapidly. Our goal is to make buying and selling second hand tickets easy, honest and safe. We have almost 2.5 million registered users across the globe and counting. 💥

Our data team has a huge impact on the business. Our next growth strategy is completely based on data science. We created some really clever tools to help us enter new markets. We really want to take those systems to the next level. Apart from that, data science can help to take the whole product to the next level. Are you ready to help us with that?!


What will you be doing?

  • Improve the tools that help us with our growth strategy
  • Build and improve awesome models like fraud detection and event recommending and help achieve overall growth for the company
  • Give strategic advice based on your analysis of the data
  • Work with all departments (especially growth) to come up with smart data models to improve our platform
  • Be creative with data and come up with new ideas to improve our platform and realise this
  • Work with development to implement the new data models
  • Help with the data for strategic projects such as city strategy, content quality improvement and campaign evaluation
  • Evaluate and advise on product features

About you:

  • A lot of experience with building systems that use data to do smart things
  • You have experience in working with a BI tool such as Tableau, QlikView or Looker.
  • Experience with Python (strong plus), SQL and AWS products
  • You are creative and able to think out of the box.
  • You are capable of translating something complicated into actionable advice that is easy to understand.
  • You are eager to work in a dynamic environment and you are used to taking responsibility.
  • You are a self-starter and are able to think off and execute projects on your own
  • You are able to work together with other developers and data scientists
  • You are a strategic thinker.

What you can expect from the company TicketSwap

  • Our Amsterdam office is situated near Dam square where we share a cool office building with a variety of other small companies. Of course, this is a cool place to work, but it's also possible to work remotely.
  • You are in control of your own workplace. For example, a lot of people use an electric sit-stand desk.
  • A daily comprehensive lunch at the office. Every other Friday there's a chef cooking something nice 🍴
  • We rarely skip the Friday drinks. Sometimes we go crazy with our disco lights and smoke machine 😂
  • Our team consists of young and ambitious people, looking for world domination 💪
  • Competitive salary with a pension plan fully paid by TicketSwap 💰