eSports Data Scientist

Full Time
Toronto
Posted 4 months ago

About the role:

As an eSports Data Scientist, the candidate will be responsible for the collecting, storing, cleaning, analyzing, visualizing, interpreting and modeling data relevant to eSports in order to recognize patterns and trends in betting markets.

Our ideal candidate should have:

  • Degree in Computer Science/Software Engineering/Statistics/Economics or related study
  • Expertise in R and other statistical programming languages (minimum 3 years)
  • Experience in Frequentist and Bayesian Statistical methods
  • Experience with Machine Learning algorithms, Probabilistic models and other statistical modelling approaches
  • Strong knowledge in major eSports titles such as CSGO, DOTA2, LoL, Valorant
  • Experience with modern R packages such as dplyr, ggplot2, data table
  • Experience in front-end R technologies for data products such as ShinyR, FlexDashboards
  • Ability to write complex SQL queries
  • Good Software Engineering Design Principles, such as Design Patterns
  • Cloud Computing experience desirable
  • Some Python experience desirable

We offer: 

  • An environment passionate about growth and learning
  • Competitive salary with bonus
  • Fitness subsidy program
  • Workplace that is conveniently located along the Yonge/Sheppard line

What we are looking for:

This is a key role within the team and would suit someone who has strong passion for working with data, data science, eSports and eSports data. Thorough understanding and passion for sports and sports betting markets preferred

The above is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. For a full description, please contact us directly.

Crescendo Technology thanks all candidates applying but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Selected candidates may be asked to complete a technical assessment.

Crescendo Technology is an equal opportunity employer, which values diversity in the workplace. Should you require an accommodation for the recruitment or interview process, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.

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