SimilarWeb is hiring a

Data Scientist - student position

Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel


This is a part time position, located in Tel Aviv.

SimilarWeb’s market intelligence solutions provide customers with insights to help them understand, track and grow their digital market share.

At SimilarWeb we bring together the industry’s top talent to work together and create a product that will transform the way that businesses make decisions. We believe in a bottom up approach, wherein every role has the power to create impact and offers opportunity to grow with the company.

What makes the SimilarWeb R&D team awesome?

  • We love data! At SimilarWeb you have the opportunity to work with it on a petabyte scale!
  • As part of the team you will support everything from our multi million client side panel across all platforms through our massive ingest pipeline (Big data starts with ingesting even bigger data. Our Node.js, Kafka, Java, Python, Go pipeline is impressive!)
  • We are solving some really complex problems with web server scale, algorithms on the client side, research of different OS’s and APIs, managing multi million users products and more.
  • Work with cutting edge technology - we often beta test the tech that other people will only discover next year!
  • We want you to get better and help you set goals and conquer them


A day to day as a Data Scientistat SimilarWeb means...

SimilarWeb Data Analysis Group is leveraging big data tools and machine learning algorithms to provide deep and advanced insights to our customers. You will work together with other researchers and engineers to develop and validate new machine learning and statistical algorithms in a Big Data ecosystem. You will also collaborate with Product Managers and other group within the R&D to achieve superior results.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop algorithms to benchmark and analyze raw data and estimated results
  • Validate the quality of data
  • Understand the algorithms and how they might be affected by changes in the ecosystem
  • Validate the accuracy of the obtained results


What will I bring to the team?

  • Student for Mathematics/Physics/Computer Science/Statistics or any relevant field
  • Knowledge of Python or R
  • Familiar with data analysis/statistical inference/machine learning
  • Familiar with SQL
  • Familiar with OOP - advantage
  • Familiar with the web/internet/online industry – nice to have


What are the benefits of working at SimilarWeb?

  • A flexible work environment (hey, some of us are parents too)
  • Work with the best engineering team you can imagine - see us in action
  • Amazing offices and company culture (we only have 12 kinds of cornflakes...sorry) - check it out
  • You become better at what you do every day and contribute to building the future of market intelligence
  • Lots of activities (We just celebrated the international waffle day in the office, so we don’t miss any major holiday)

Why choose SimilarWeb?