CatBoost: paper at NeurIPS 2018
On December, 6, on NeurIPS conference in Montreal, Yandex team presented the paper “CatBoost: unbiased boosting with categorical features”. This work introduces and studies two key algorithmic techniques of CatBoost, an open-source machine learning library developed by Yandex and used in its numerous services.
January 30, 2019
Papers are accepted to NeurIPS 2018
Yandex research team got two papers accepted to NeurIPS 2018: "CatBoost: unbiased boosting with categorical features" and "Non-metric Similarity Graphs for Maximum Inner Product Search".
October 16, 2018
Tutorial on "Online Evaluation for Effective Web Service Development" at KDD 2018
We invite software engineers, designers, analysts, service or product managers — beginners, advanced specialists, and researchers — to join us at KDD 2018, which will take place in London from 19 to 23 of August, to attend our tutorial on "Online Evaluation for Effective Web Service Development"
August 5, 2018

Yandex Research constantly hire theoretical and applied researchers to our team. We consider applicants of different levels of expertise from beginners to senior scientists. We also invite graduate students to our internship program.