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The Return of #6

After working at RichRelevance for five years, Albert Sunwoo left in 2012 looking for something new and different. Though he loved the culture and work ethic, he was curious to see what else was out there. Stops at two other organizations during this hiatus proved to him that what we have here is not easily found and that the grass is not always greener. Watch his story…

Hack Week 2013 Project: I Know Where You Are

RichRelevance hosted Hack Week Spring 2013 from April 29th – May 3rd.  It was an exciting week filled with fresh ideas and new ways of doing things.  For our second {rr} Hack Week, 25 team members participated on 14 different projects which dealt with everything from runtime distributed cache research to real-time informative wallboards.

Bayesian A/B Tests

Here at RichRelevance we regularly run live tests to ensure that our algorithms are providing top-notch performance.  Our RichRecs engine, for example, displays personalized product recommendations to consumers, and the $$A/B$$ tests we run pit our recommendations against recommendations generated by a competing algorithm, or no recommendations at all.

Exceptional Exceptions

Here’s a question for you: when is a checked exception not checked?

Taking the Red Pill

When I’m interviewing candidates for RichRelevance, I always give them an opportunity to turn the tables and ask me questions at the end of the session. If I’m the last interviewer of the day, the hapless candidate is often so drained that the questions I get tend toward, “Could you remind me where the bathroom is please?

Join RichRelevance Enginee{rr}ing!

RichRelevance is hiring at an accelerated but thoughtful pace, and as we continue to scale and capitalize on the significant growth opportunities we see, we’re seeking even more talented engineers to join this no-nonsense bunch:

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