Vp Data Science

7 yrs exp
7 yrs exp
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Dream11 is India’s #1 fantasy sports platform with a growing user base of over 15 million+ Indians playing fantasy cricket, football & kabaddi. Our vision is to make fantasy sports a part of every sports fan's life.

Dream11 is a series C funded startup with marquee investors like Multiple Equity, Kalaari Capital and the US based hedge fund, Think Investments. The company was founded by Harsh Jain and Bhavit Sheth in 2012.

Our Dream Team of 70 has been the engine of Dream11's growth, and now we're looking to add to our team of smart, self-motivated and passionate people who are on a sprint to build one of the largest fantasy sports platform in the world.

Oh, and did we mention that we have some very generous stock options? If you are open to learning and unlearning as we become one of the world’s largest fantasy sports platform, then Dream11 is the place for you.

Data Science@Dream11 Data Science at Dream11 comprises of enthusiastic young scientists thriving to derive value from data continuously. Data Science team focuses on product and user analytics by integrating data from multiple sources streaming at a rate of ~100 GB/day. The team has developed state-of-art solutions for developing automated contests, data driven risk prevention model, risk aversion, recommendation systems to enhance product and user experience.

Your Role: You should be self-motivated to develop data science solutions, practices and lead data science team in Mumbai at Dream11. The role involves intense usage of machine learning, predictive modelling, data mining, behaviour psychology and sports analytics to help Dream11 be more fun, social and rewarding.

  • Responsibility for developing data science road map and initiatives at Dream11
  • Giving a strategic perspective to our teams and providing business understanding to the organisation based on your data analysis
  • Developing data science solutions to enhance product ability and user experience
  • Applying rigorous experimentation and iterative analytics to steer the improvements of our products, while implementing machine learning and artificial intelligence
  • Creating algorithms to extract information from a large data set to perform statistical analysis and analyse the same to create predictive models for consumer behaviour
  • Establishing scalable, efficient, automated processes for model development, model validation and model implementation

MUST have:

  • You need to eat, breathe and sleep data. For you, everything must be probability and distributions
  • Have a strong background in statistical concepts and machine learning models along with an expertise in data visualization and presentation
  • Have 5+ years of work experience in Data Sciences and Machine Learning.
  • Have 8+ years of work experience with large volumes of data preferably in e-commerce
  • Have a formal education in relevant fields such as stats, computer science or applied math


  • Managed a team
  • Experience of working in an agile environment
  • Previous experience at a fast-growing consumer internet startup

Our captains and vice-captain: Harsh Jain (Co-Founder & CEO; https://www.linkedin.com/in/harshj22) Bhavit Sheth (Co-Founder & COO; https://www.linkedin.com/in/bhavitsheth) Amit Sharma (CTO); https://www.linkedin.com/in/amit-sharma-a831635)

What’s the Dream11 family like? We are dreamers and doers, driven and excited by challenges and problems. We're passionate about sports and building a business that will deeply impact every sports fan in the country. We believe in winning as a team and love working together with mutual admiration and respect. We are chasing our dreams and making our dreams come alive.

What can we promise? Opportunity to have immediate impact, learn through unrivalled opportunities for growth and advancement. We have a modern work environment, flexible schedule and passionate, driven, smart, creative and down-to-earth people. Dream11 actively encourages diversity, urges for more Women in Tech and invites every talented individual to apply to our dream team now.

Come join us, live your dreams today.

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About Dream11

Dream11 is India's #1 sports gaming platform. Our vision is to change passive sports fans to active ones through sports gaming. A Series D funded startup, Dream 11 is India’s #1 sports gaming platform with a growing user base of over 3.5+ crore Indians playing fantasy cricket, football & kabaddi. We work on a scalable microservices platform with cutting-edge technologies. As an organisation, we strongly follow a data-driven approach.

You can read more about us our business, vision, mission, leaders, investors, industry, market share, partnerships and product here. More about life at Dream11 here. A perfect place if you would like to be a part of an exponentially growing company and ambitious team.

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