RelayRides: Data Scientist

We are looking for a data artist to join our exceptional Analytics and Data Science team, help develop models and algorithms to power a rapidly growing business.

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Location: San Francisco, CA

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We are looking for a data artist to join our exceptional Analytics and Data Science team. If you're interested in modeling and developing algorithms to power a rapidly growing business, we have the perfect role for you. You will fully contribute to the vision for data modeling and our business intelligence tools that are at the core of our strategic decisions. This position is full-time and based in our San Francisco HQ.

Your Role
  • Partner closely with data scientists to develop algorithms and drive key product or modeling decisions.
  • Proactively perform data exploration to discover opportunities for improving our algorithms.
  • Research the best metrics and experiment design to measure models performance.
  • Present your research and insights to all levels of the company, clearly and concisely.

Your Profile
  • Expert programming experience with a scripting language such as Python (preferred).
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Proficiency with a statistical analysis tool such as R or Python
  • Experience visualizing data and reporting
  • Experience with ETL (Extract-Transform-Load) systems is a plus.
  • Deep product sense & Self-starter
  • Proficiency at translating unstructured business problems into an abstract mathematical framework. You are able to make intelligent approximations of mathematical models in order to make them practical and scalable.
  • Ability to articulate and execute on your practical vision; you are an effective partner who listens well and incorporates others' feedback and ideas.

Position Requirements
  • Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Math, Engineering, or related disciplines.
  • Professional experience in data analytics, data science, business intelligence, statistics, or related.
  • Professional work ethic coupled with sound judgment.
  • Experience working in rapid growth environment that requires flexibility and continuous innovation.
  • Able to roll up your sleeves to do what is needed in urgent situations while maintaining a big-picture view. You are excited about the idea of working with a small team to get the job done, even if you sometimes need to do things that are outside of your direct job description.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects with tight deadlines.

We offer competitive salaries, stock options, and a wide range of benefits. Moreover, we give you the opportunity to work with awesome coworkers, access to the very best computing tools, ample indoor bicycle storage, a steady supply of tasty snacks, and a genuinely fun environment to do your best work in. Oh, and free driving credit for you to roam the open roads.

We are reinventing mobility. Come join us.