* Major contributor of continuous improvements in the quality of user and content modeling in Hotstar.
Keep track of both industry and academic research trends in related areas, including but not limited to machine learning, data science and distributed computation.
* Participate in user and content modeling projects planning with product managers and the team based on data-driven investigation methods and industry trends.
* Propose, implement, test and verify algorithmic solutions for upcoming user and content modeling product features.
* Implement systems that combine machine learning and product design to continuously improve over time.
* Develop prototype, proof of concept, and demo systems to improve performance for current algorithms and architectures.
* Implement the problems involved in user and content understanding.
* Maintenance and troubleshooting the offline and online user and content modeling algorithms on product.
* Partner closely with other product teams across the organization to experiment with different algorithms and validate their effectiveness, while gaining knowledge of how ML works in all these products.
Experience: Master degree or above. 1+ year experience of practical algorithm design and implementation in data science or machine learning related fields. Has experience in backend development will be a plus.
Knowledge: Solid mathematics, computer and machine learning background. Solid knowledge and hands-on experiences in big data processing and parallel computing frameworks such as Hadoop and Spark.
Problem Solving: Logical thinker with good problem solving and analytical ability to apply your mathematical, algorithmic and other expertise to solve real problems.
Learning Ability: Strong ability to master new technology in short time and apply to solve practical problems.
Motivation: Passion for applied research and new technology, open to interdisciplinary work.
Collaboration: Participated at least 1 team projects and played an important role to push the projects forward with others.
Communication: Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
Hotstar is one of the fastest growing video-on-demand services in the world. Our sophisticated video streaming technology and attention to detail on user experience across multiple devices makes us the top video destination for TV Shows, Movies, and LIVE Sports. With 85,000 hours of content in 8 languages, 100 Million downloads in a year, and a rapidly exploding watch time, our mission is to revolutionize Internet entertainment and become the largest personalized television service in the world.