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Core Data Scientist

Product & Engineering
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel


Optimove is the Science-First Relationship Marketing Hub, used by over 350 customer-centric businesses to drive measurable growth by scaling customer engagement. We’re obsessed with what drives customer behavior and strive to provide our clients the solution to foster long-lasting customer relationships. The Optimove family is 220 strong, spread over three locations: New York, London, and Tel Aviv.

Two-thirds of our managers were promoted from within. If you’re looking to develop your career, get acknowledged for your efforts, and work with dedicated people who love what they do, you’ve come to the right place.

Optimove’s data-science lab has several pivotal responsibilities:

(1) The lab designs, develops and implements analytical algorithms and methodologies, both in production environment as well as for internal use 

(2) The team is an authority for other departments on data analytics tasks, such as exploratory and conclusive data analysis, as well as statistical testing

(3) Lastly, it functions as an intermediary between the Product and R&D departments, as it translates customer data and algorithmic needs into fully functioning processes and applications

In the Optimove’s lab team you will assume the classic data-science role of an end-to-end project development and implementation practitioner. Being part of the team requires a mix of hard quantitative and analytical skills, solid statistical intuition, a technical data-savvy nature, and a keen eye for product aspects. Being part of the team, you will participate in a varied range of projects, from concretization of loosely defined business requirements and propositions to well-defined, harsh deadline data projects.


• Design analytical, data-based features and algorithms to boost overall usability and intelligence of Optimove’s key products, and identify potential improvements to them

• Implement ML methods and statistical testing methods

• Play a key role in end-to-end productization processes, starting from problem definition/ideation and the identification of a suitable analytical framework, through experimentation and into production grade code implementation

• Be an authority on data science and statistical aspects, often guiding and supporting other teams


• MSc in Statistics/Information technology/Computer science/Engineering/Math or any other relevant domain

• 3+ years proven experience designing and implementing ML algorithms and techniques in production grade

• Proven experience with statistical inference techniques and solid statistical intuition

• Proven experience in R/Python

• Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize and analyze significant amount of information with attention to details and accuracy

• Good ability to communicate with product managers, developers and other stakeholders

• Passion for solving intricate business problems using data science

• Self-starter and ability to work independently 


• Experience leading algorithm/development teams

• Familiarity with Google AI Platform

• Hands-on SQL skills and deep understanding of relational databases

• Experience with optimization methods, e.g. multi-armed bandits

• Familiarity with Docker and Kubernetes

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