Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.
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Location: SUNNYVALE, Texas
Yahoo Sports connects fans to the sports and fantasy games they love most and is the first screen for the next generation of sports fans worldwide,who crave real-time personalized quality content and superior fan experiences every day.
A little about Oath
Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of 50+ media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.
A Little About Us
The MBP Science team is responsible for personalization, recommendations, and ranking for Yahoo properties such as Frontpage, Sports, and Finance. The team consists of Research Science and Research Scientists and is located in both Sunnyvale CA and New York City.
The goal of the intern project is to develop models and algorithms that enable us to predict user behavior on mobile. In particular, we will apply machine learning to rank top news on minus screen using all the signals we can log.
We may try one-step reinforcement learning, i.e. contextual multi-armed bandits, and some other deep learning technologies. The methodology developed can be applied to other mobile related projects.
A Lot About You
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