Wayfair DS Explains It All: Foundational Assumptions of Experimentation and Linear Regression

April 8, 2019

Wayfair has a strong emphasis on causal inference when evaluating the impact of business strategies. The assumptions of experimentation and regression...

Wayfair DS Explains It All: Tim Zhang on Training Image Synthesis

March 18, 2019

This week in Wayfair Data Science’s explainer series, Senior Machine Learning Engineer Tim Zhang lays out what you need to know about training image...

Wayfair Data Science Hosts Third PhD Immersion Program

March 15, 2019

In January 2019, Wayfair Data Science was thrilled to host our third immersion program for graduate students in quantitative fields. Our largest round...

Wayfair DS Explains It All: Archi Mitra on Human-in-the-loop Systems

March 4, 2019

In this installment, Archi Mitra (Senior Machine Learning Engineer on the Computer Vision team) lays out an intro to Human-in-the-loop systems, which ...

Wayfair DS Explains It All: Zephy McKanna on Multi-Armed Bandits

February 19, 2019

This week, Zephy McKanna sets out to explain Multi-Armed bandits. Here at Wayfair, we are constantly testing new algorithms, product sort orders, mark...

Wayfair DS Explains It All: Tim O’Connor on Experimentation

February 4, 2019

This week in Wayfair Data Science’s explainer series, Tim O’Connor discusses experimentation in the context of data science. Experiments are cruci...

Wayfair DS Explains It All: Afshaan Mazagonwalla on Bayesian Machine Learning

January 21, 2019

Welcome back to Wayfair Data Science's Explainer Series! This week, Afshaan Mazagonwalla will be speaking about Bayesian Machine Learning Wayfair u...

Wayfair Data Science Launches New Video Explainer Series!

January 7, 2019

Find out about how Wayfair tackles product recommendations in our first installment!   Wayfair Data Science is composed of a number of sub-te...