Twitter Inc Creating Its First Data Science Team Outside The U.S.

FacebookTwitter Twitter is looking for a team of data scientists to be based in Singapore in its effort to create a data scientist team outside the U.S. The team will consist of five to ten people and will squarely concentrate on growing markets outside the U.S., Twitter’s Linus Lee told Mashable. Lee will be heading the team in Singapore. Data scientist team outside the U.S. Around 80% of Twitter users are outside the U.S., so the micro-blogging giant wants a team to focus on them. Lee, who will be moving from the company’s San Francisco headquarters to Singapore, is a Singaporean. Lee left the island state 10 years ago for undergraduate studies at Stanford and was one of the early data science hires at the company four years ago. Twitter’s data science steam…


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