Passionate about tech? Interested in Energy? Come work for Kayrros, a fast-growing start-up using artificial intelligence to transform the world’s biggest industry. Kayrros is headquartered in Paris, with offices in New York, Houston, London, and Singapore. By working for Kayrros, you will join an energetic team of 100 people, with diverse professional backgrounds—from data science and petroleum engineering to sales and marketing—and over 15 different nationalities and 10 spoken languages. Our team of energy experts and tech wizards are working to bring transparency to the global energy market. We employ innovative technologies, like satellite imagery processing and artificial intelligence, to capture and analyse data across the energy sector. Combined with our expert analysis, we give our clients valuable information on global market movements to make better business decisions—whether that’s trading, investing or managing their operations. In September 2018, Kayrros received €21M in Serie B funding to continue breaking the boundaries of the energy market. Interested in operating at the intersection of energy and the data revolution? Get in touch! We are currently recruiting for our Paris office, a Data Scientist M/F (6 months) Data scientists have a central role in Kayrros. Working in hand with the oil and gas analysts and the software engineers, they contribute to the whole pipeline of projects, including scoping projects, identifying and collecting data, constructing features, designing models, visualization, testing and improving product with clients. They face two main challenges: The diversity of data available (they have to combine many different sources of data: text data, satellite images, time series…) The diversity of the problems (supervised, unsupervised…) As a data scientist, you will therefore have to: Understand energy markets data Formulate problems considering available data and value of information Design, implement and test machine learning algorithms Continuously provide ideas to improve products and take part of all team decision.
This is an ideal opportunity if you are looking for a six-month contract starting immediately, and you want to join a fast-growing start-up. You have a strong background and are passionate about machine learning, statistics, operations research. You are very interested in various topics including deep learning, NLP, machine learning applied to time series, image and signal processing. You demonstrate experience in a least one of these areas You have strong programming skills in Python, Machine Learning libraries, data visualization packages and data manipulation. Previous exposures to GitHub and R programming preferred, or additional languages like Julia You are dynamic, curious and eager to learn about the energy industry You can design and deliver working prototypes in a fast-paced environment and then put them into production with the help of software engineers You can communicate clearly in English, including with non-technical people You are willing to contribute actively and have a real impact to the company success Why joining Kayrros? We are a young, fast-growing tech company and are extremely passionate about what we do. We are located in the WeWork building on Rue la Fayette, 75009 (free drinks, events and a vibrant atmosphere). You will work with an international team and practice your English (or Chinese, German, Swedish, Portuguese...) on a day to day basis.