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 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: 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...

Moving from Academia to Industry: 10 Tips from Wayfair Data Science PhDs

October 31, 2018

So, you graduated college, spent half a decade in a quantitative PhD program, maybe took a postdoctoral fellowship….and now what? You may want to st...

Wayfair Data Science Hosts 2nd Immersion Program

July 11, 2018

Top left to right: Yumeng Ma (University of Michigan), Steven Yin (Columbia), Michael Spece, Carnegie Mellon University), Quinn Donahoe (University of...

Information Retrieval and Machine Learning at Wayfair

July 6, 2018

Come find us! Next week, Wayfair Data Science will be hitting the road. Data scientists and engineers from across our teams will be attending the SIG...

The Duplicate Review Tool: Incorporating Visual Search into Merchandising Operations

May 25, 2018

Wayfair has over nine million unique items in its catalog, and tens of thousands of new ones are added every day. These products come from 8,000 diffe...