Beat is one of the most exciting companies to ever come out of the ride-hailing space. One city at a time, all across the globe we make transportation affordable, convenient, and safe for everyone.
We also help hundreds of thousands of people earn extra income as drivers.
Today we are the fastest-growing ride-hailing service in Latin America. But serving millions of rides every day pales in comparison to what lies ahead.
Our plans for expansion are limitless. Our stellar engineering team operates across a number of European capitals where, right now, some of the world’s most ambitious and talented engineers are changing how cities will move in the future.
Beat is currently available in Greece, Peru, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Argentina.
About the role
We're accepting challenges by applying data, algorithms and machine learning to problems in logistics, routes, personalisation, search and more.
Our Machine Learning team is at the heart of this effort and is an essential ingredient in Beat’s aggressive growth plan and vision for the future.
As a member of our team, you will take on some of our biggest challenges and your work will impact the entire Beat experience, from making sure drivers are always available for all our customers, to helping our drivers utilise their working hours.
Our team moves very fast, so you’ll have the opportunity to make an immediate difference.
What you'll do day in day out :
Build intelligent features that will make Beat App or our internal tools "smarter".
Solve complex AI problems, so we can make our passengers happy getting from point A to point B the fastest possible.
Predict the future, like modeling pickup times and real time forecasting demand & supply.
Personalize the customer’s experience.
Help utilize our drivers’ working time by being in the right place at the right time.
Identify many other interesting problems to solve.
What you need to have :
Master's degree in Computer Science or related Engineering field. Higher degrees are highly appreciated.
3+ years of industry or educational experience with Machine Learning, Statistical Analysis and Big Data Analytics.
Hands on experience with Python and Scala or Java. Experience and competence in software engineering are required. Specifically, we would favour candidates with a strong engineering background and competence in at least two of the aforementioned programming languages.
Experience with Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark.
A strong sense of ownership in your work.
The desire to build, launch and iterate on products with limited direction.
What is good to have :
Experience with Tensorflow, PyTorch, Caffe2 or other comparable computational frameworks.
Familiarity with testing frameworks like JUnit or ScalaTest.
Good written and spoken communication skills.
What’s in it for you :
Competitive full-time salary
Private Health Coverage on the Company’s group program.
Beat rides-travel in our city for free, at the tap of a button.
Breakfast, high-quality daily lunch on a very low cost, fruit and snacks all day long
Flexible working hours, top Line tools, Spanish Lessons
Working in a hyper-growth environment, you will enjoy numerous learning and career development opportunities
A great opportunity to grow and work with the most amazing people in the industry.
Being part of an environment that offers challenging goals, autonomy and mentoring, which creates incredible opportunities, both for you and the company.
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Beat is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion.