The Business Growth Business Unit of JD.com uses Machine Learning to help merchants and advertisers grow their brand and their business. We, the Marketing Technology Group, analyze a variety of data types involving consumer behaviors, product attributes, advertisements, and promotions, and integrate the insight gained from the analysis into products to help our customers maximize their potential. In this role you will partner with product managers, engineers, and other scientists to design and improve methods to solve problems such as demand forecasting, ad budget allocation, and user lifetime value estimation.
Think of creative new approaches to forecasting and driving consumer demands in complex macro and micro economics environments.
Collaborate with economists, optimization scientists, and product managers to devise new methods for maximizing advertising ROI.
Collect and analyze datasets to build machine learning models that make decisions related to business and user growth.
Run online and offline experiments to continually improve the model quality that is measured by business metrics.
Create, deploy, and maintain large-scale machine learning models in a production environment.
Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or related quantitative fields, or Masters degree with relevant experience.
Experience designing machine learning models to solve real world business problems.
Deep knowledge of tools to manipulate data for analysis and visualization.
Familiar with Python, R, or another scripting language.
About JD-Business Growth
The Business Growth BU at JD.com was established in 2011. The engineering team is a group of dynamic geeks from world-class universities and industry-leading companies working in fields such as machine learning, analytics, statistics, NLP, information retrieval, system infrastructures, etc., based in Beijing and Mountain View, CA. We do battle every single day with some of the most significant, rewarding and fun problems in the technology industry, including but not limited to search/display, ads retrieval and recommendation, spam-traffic and click-farm detection, AI/machine learning infrastructure development, traffic and revenue prediction, ads pricing, audience expansion, etc., and we are looking to add great talent to our growing family!
JD.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.