Data Scientist Mid Level

Brazil - Rio de Janeiro Ref #12926 10-Aug-2022

Job Description

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the globe communicate. We’re looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.


  • Serve as subject matter expert in data science workflows and technologies;
  • Design, train, and deploy models to solve O&G problems;
  • Reconcile data from diverse sources and propose visualizations and new forms of analysis;
  • Transform data into useful business information;
  • Deepen analysis to understand atypical business events;
  • Be a disseminator of a data-driven culture and information-based decision-making.


  • Experience with Machine Learning applied to sequential data;
  • Solid understanding of model validation process;
  • Experience on open source data analysis tools and machine learning libraries (e.g. Pytorch, Tensorflow);
  • Proficiency in Python and version-control software (i.e. GIT);
  • University degree in a quantitative field (e.g. Electrical Engineering, stats, computer science), including subject areas on Machine Learning;
  • Traveling availability;
  • Professional working proficiency in english.


  • Experience in O&G, especially on drilling operations;
  • Proficiency in Java, R, Julia;
  • Familiarity with Unix-like systems and cloud services;
  • M.Sc. or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics or related field.

Expect from us

Wellness: Health and Dental plan covered 100% by the company for employees and their family members, Meditation and Mindfulness App (Headspace), Employee Assistance Program (to support emotional and physical needs)

Financial Strength: Salary including the possibility of participating in RSUs (company shares) and Bonus program, Incentive of 360 internal recognition (Stars Program), Travel insurance available for personal trips, Profit Share according to the company results

Balanced Lifestyle: Remote working allowed, Transportation voucher, Extended Parental and Leave, Meal and/or Restaurant voucher, Childcare assistance

Professional Growth: Dynamic and informal environment, English Language course for all employees, Educational subsidy for external courses, Corporate University, Alura and Udemy platforms available for employees, Career Guide, Leadership Program and New Leader’s support, SESC membership.

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Additional Requirements and Information

Minimum Education
Bachelors Degree
Years of Experience
2-4 years
Brazilian Citizenship required
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