Skip to content

Data Scientist - Affiliate Partnerships Analytics

  • Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires
Group Finance & Business Intelligence

Job description

We are…

A leading digital sports media group with a large global presence. Our Better Collective brands, including Action Network, Playmaker, Rotogrinders, HLTV, and The Nation Network, attract over 400 million monthly visits. At Better Collective, we believe in the power of sports to unite and inspire people. With our innovative approach and fan-first mentality, we're redefining how sports content is consumed and shared.

Like all winning teams, we value respect, creativity, and fun. We operate in a dynamic environment where collaboration drives ideation and where you will help shape the ever-growing sports media landscape as we know it. Here at Better Collective, we provide an opportunity for your voice to be heard and create a space where you can have fun in the process. We’re not just about work, rather we look to build a community that celebrates victories, learns from hardships, and grows as one. Whether a sports fan or just curious, Better Collective is the place where your talent can shine while you make a real impact along the way.


You are…

We are seeking a Data Scientist to spearhead our Advanced Analytics team to help make predictive models a core component of our data products. We are looking for a candidate with a strong background in programming and machine learning, a high sense of urgency, and a curious mind. This role will develop machine learning models and deploy these solutions into production. With time, this person will be expected to lead, coach, and mentor other team members. Success in this role is highly dependent on the ability to self-direct and prioritize multiple tasks in a high-energy, fast-paced work environment.


You will…

  • Spearhead the development of a customer lifetime value (CLV) model, combining linear predictive value and logistic churn models to inform commercial decision-making

  • Contribute to all stages of the model development lifecycle, from conceptualization to testing and production deployment, collaborating closely with data engineering and data product teams

  • Translate complex ML data models into actionable solutions that inform strategic decision-making and optimize revenue streams across the organization

  • Play a pivotal role in integrating ML models into financial forecasting processes, enhancing the accuracy and reliability of business projections

  • Implement robust model validation techniques and establish key performance indicators (KPIs) to continuously monitor actual performance against the model and improve its accuracy and effectiveness

  • Develop clear, concise documentation of modeling work, methodologies, and results, ensuring knowledge transfer and reproducibility within the team

  • Present findings and insights to both technical and non-technical stakeholders, effectively communicating complex concepts in an accessible manner

Job requirements

You have…

  • B.S. or M.S. degree in data science, statistics, mathematics, computer science, engineering or equivalent practical experience

  • 5+ years of experience working in a data science / machine learning / AI

  • Skilled practitioner of at least one statistical programming language  (Python preferably) 

  • Proficiency in SQL

  • An understanding of both simple and complex machine learning and artificial intelligence concepts (e.g. regression, classification, clustering, neural networks, decision trees, etc)

  • Experience with the full data science lifecycle (data cleaning, feature extraction, training/testing, model evaluation, optimization, deployment, etc.)

  • Experience working on shared codebases using Github and collaborating with data engineers and data analysts

  • Ability to self-direct, manage tight deadlines, and prioritize multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail

  • Inherent curiosity and desire to learn, someone who enjoys keeping up with the latest advancements in machine learning, particularly in the areas of customer analytics and churn prediction


Nice to have:

  • Familiarity with the sports betting industry is strongly desired, but not required

  • Basic grasp of relational database structures and data management

  • Experience with transformation tools such as dbt

  • Experience with AWS including RedShift, S3, and DMS

  • Understanding of best practices in MLOps


What we offer

  • Generous benefits package and unlimited PTO

  • Pet insurance

  • Paid parental leave

  • 401K match

  • Growth opportunities

  • Fun and kind team supporting your success and always down to do something fun


We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and the community.

Hybrid
  • Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
north america

or

Hybrid
  • Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
north america

Why join Better Collective?

At Better Collective, we pride ourselves on fostering a workplace where talent thrives and collaboration flourishes. We are committed to nurturing a learning environment where your growth is a priority. Imagine working alongside a dream team of talented individuals who not only bring their skills to the table but also complement each other. You’ll have ample opportunities to learn on the job from talented colleagues eager to share their knowledge, taking on responsibilities that challenge and inspire you.

Guided by our core values of respect, integrity, ambition, and collaboration, we strive to maintain an inclusive and safe space for all employees. Our culture is built on support and camaraderie. Here, you’ll find caring colleagues who unite over shared passions and ambitions, creating a supportive environment where everyone can succeed together. We believe in having fun while achieving great things, ensuring that work is both enjoyable and rewarding.

About Better Collective

We are a global sports media group headquartered in Copenhagen, thriving in a vibrant international environment with more than 1,800 talented professionals working in offices across four continents and representing over 30 nationalities. Our dedicated employees drive our ambition to conquer the sports media world and become the leading digital sports media group. We are home to renowned international and national sports media brands such as HLTV, Futbin, Action Network, VegasInsider, Bolavip, SvenskaFans, Tipsbladet, Betarades, and more. Our mission is to excite sports fans through engaging content and foster passionate communities worldwide.

For those who love sports, Better Collective offers the opportunity to work on something you are passionate about, making work both purposeful and enjoyable. Even for those not into sports, the strong sense of sportsmanship woven into our organization and core values creates a collaborative and fun environment.

Better Collective is dual-listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (BETCO) and Nasdaq Copenhagen (BETCO DKK). 

We are an equal opportunity employer

We strongly believe diversity gives us the edge and we are committed to creating a safe working environment where employees can thrive. By embracing our diverse perspectives and experiences, our teams collaborate to innovate and deliver superior sports content and products. We hire for cultural growth and welcome everyone, regardless of background,  ethnicity, age, religious and political beliefs, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, and other characteristics.