Data Scientist

Swapcard Published: November 10, 2017
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Swapcard is an event networking app, we provide our solution to organizers to help their participants make meaningful encounters.

We launched our services by the end of 2014 and have worked with almost 900 events so far. We are growing quickly, and are now opening an office in Canada.

Swapcard is also a great startup with 15 young and passionate team-members. We’ve just closed a new fundraising deal which will soon let us grow to 35 members and conquer new territories. We have a very strong team spirit and we love to learn new things.


You’ll be working on two crucial aspects of our product:

Improving our matchmaking algorithm

We suggest each attendee the most relevant profiles to meet during an event. We use Stanford Core NLP, ConceptNet5, and Neo4J. You’ll be working on machine learning and NLP.

Structuring and analyzing data, Statistics

We gather a lot of data from our databases (product analytics to API’s integration). Your mission will be to provide metrics and insights for the whole team, but also to our customers.

You’ll be able to collaborate with an R&D lab when necessary.


  • Experience in a quantitative field
  • Solid knowledge in machine learning and algorithmics
  • Able to handle and leverage strong quantities of data
  • You’ve worked on an R&D project, from conception to implementation
  • Rigorous, autonomous and resourceful
  • You love to learn and to tackle challenges

We look for fast learners who are also passionate and humble people.


You’ve always dreamt to join a fast-growing startup and to take part of its success? This your chance!

You’ll be trusted and have a lot of responsibilities and autonomy, and we’ll make sure you always keep learning and growing along with Swapcard.

It also means joining a passionate, highly-skilled and friendly team, on a “Work hard, Play hard” atmosphere.

  • Salary based on your profile
  • Free gears
  • Lunches, snacks & perks
  • Friday drinks, team activities


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