Fueled by one of the largest data sets of its kind in the region, the Data team at TabSquare is working on some of the most challenging and fascinating technology problems available right now in the restaurant industry. From personalizing the dining experience for restaurant diners by analyzing their past behaviors & interactions, to predicting restaurant occupancy based on weather and traffic conditions – we are using big data to help change the way millions of people will dine at the restaurants and how restaurateurs will manage restaurant’s operations and engage with their restaurant patrons in the future. You, will be a part of “Restaurants 2.0” story! This is a unique opportunity to join a new, multidisciplinary team of creative and passionate individuals destined to change the face of the restaurant industry.
WHAT WILL YOU DO
You will work with internal teams to support and contribute to the Restaurant of the future “Restaurants 2.0” vision for the company. Your focus is to research, investigate and execute smart restaurant concepts in Artificial Intelligence (AI) topics such as Deep Learning/Machine Learning, Optimization, demand forecasting, recommendation system and personalization within the context of the Restaurant of the Future. You will be on top of the development of machine learning models/predictive analytics techniques that optimizes Restaurant operations processes and reinventing customer engagement methods. In addition, you will have an opportunity on working through big data problem from data mining, data cleaning, building concept of the model to support decision making through various data analytic techniques and algorithm development involving unstructured and structured data. You will perform research on smart restaurant concepts and customer facing applications. You will be involved in technical planning, execution and delivery of development projects for global industry members. You will write technical reports and present technical results to internal teams and industry at large.
WHAT WE NEED
Ph.D. or Masters in Computer Science, Electrical / Computer Engineering
Operations Research, Industrial Engineering or Mathematics / Statistics
3- 5years of relevant working experience
Proficient in RDBMS such as PostgresQL or MySQL; and statistical programming in languages like R, Matlab, Python, Java, or SAS
Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modelling concepts, machine-learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms Strong understanding of predictive modeling algorithms such as logistic regression, neural networks, SVM and decision trees
Experience in building ML models at scale, using real-time big data pipelines on platforms such as Spark/MapReduce
Familiar with noSQL, postGIS, stream processing and distributed computing platforms
Working knowledge of Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, MPP Databases, or stream processing techniques
Experience working independently and in a team
Self-motivated, independent learner, and willing to share knowledge with team members
Detail-oriented and efficient time manager in a dynamic and fast-paced working environment