Senior Data Scientist


The Moz Group Data Engineering team is looking for a founding Senior Data Scientist.
Join our dynamic SEO team and be at the forefront of revolutionizing digital marketing analytics, leveraging cutting-edge data science techniques to drive unparalleled insights and innovation in the ever-evolving landscape of search engine optimization. As a Senior Data Scientist at Moz, you will work closely with product engineers, designers, and managers to elevate search marketing strategies and unlock new dimensions for Moz customers.

What You’ll Do:
  • Design, test and implement NLP and/or machine learning models to summarize and classify data from the largest dataset of SERPs (Search Engine Results Page) with over 700 billion links.
  • Present findings and insights to both technical and non-technical audiences through reports, visualizations, and presentations.
  • Drive data-driven ideation through hands on analysis and visualization on large volumes of SERP (Search Engine Results Page) data.
  • Work closely with the engineering and product teams to assist and guide with project delivery from inception to completion.
  • Collect, clean, analyze, and interpret SERP data.
  • Collaborate with software and data engineers to implement, integrate, and deploy ML models into our existing data pipelines.
  • Become a trusted advisor on how to incorporate and make the best use of ML techniques to advance the use of our data.
  • Mentor and guide our growing cohort of data scientists at Moz.

Required Experience:
  • A product mindset with a genuine passion for delivering experiences that improve the lives of our users
  • 5+ years of technical experience working as a data scientist
  • Demonstrated proficiency across multiple areas of Machine Learning including: NLP, LLMs, Supervised and Unsupervised learning techniques
  • Advanced degree in Data Science, Data Analysis, Statistics, Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency in Python
  • Proficiency in SQL and understanding of relational databases
  • Experience with machine learning and NLP principles and techniques
  • Strong analytical skills to collect, clean, analyze, and interpret large datasets
  • Ability to communicate insights in layman’s terms to inform product decisions

Preferred Experience:
  • BSc or equivalent in Computer Science
  • Previous professional experience as a software engineer
  • Experience with AWS (EMR and S3)
  • Experience with Databricks
  • Domain knowledge in SEO
  • Experience with LLMs and OpenAI offerings
  • Experience with GPT and Transformer
  • Experience with clustering algorithms (e.x. k-means) and principal component analysis.

About Moz Group

The Moz Group, a subsidiary of Ziff Davis, Inc (NASDAQ: ZD), is a leading provider of marketing technology solutions primarily for small and medium-sized enterprises, consisting of a portfolio of brands across digital media and cloud services. Our SEO brands include Moz and STAT, Email Marketing brands include Campaigner, iContact, Kickbox, and SMTP, and finally our Communications brands are made up of Line2 and eVoice.

The Moz Group is committed to building diverse teams where people of all identities and backgrounds are welcome, included, and respected. We work to help close the gender gap in tech, and to actively recruit people from other underrepresented groups. We strongly encourage women, gender diverse people, and minority candidates to apply.

Our parent company, Ziff Davis, has once again achieved a perfect score of 100 in the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2023 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The CEI is a vital benchmarking tool that evaluates corporate policies and practices, and our consistent top score demonstrates our ongoing dedication to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment for all.