Facebook pixel

Data Scientist – Senior
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience. MS or PhD in a quantitative discipline: statistics, operations research, computer science, informatics, engineering, applied mathematics, economics, etc
  • Experience in applied statistics and statistical modeling in at least one statistical software package, preferably R/Python
  • Experience in designing trustworthy experimentation and analyzing complex product a/b testing results
  • Deep understanding of ML models and preferably experience in production model deployment
  • Expert knowledge of SQL, Python programming, including common scientific computing packages and data science tools such as numpy, pandas, and scikit-learn
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to synthesize, simplify and explain complex problems to different types of audience, including executives and compile compelling narratives
  • Ability to solve ambiguous business problems with structured analytics framework
  • Innate curiosity around finding meaningful insights that inform the way we think about and develop both our product and our business strategies
  • Design and develop algorithms and models to optimize our content moderation ecosystem
  • Experiment design: Make sure we run experiments efficiently and accurately, including monitoring early feature development through tracking post-release follow-ups
  • Develop and share key strategic insights through data analysis, evaluating the performance and impact of the product team
  • Build scalable metrics and dashboards to inform product strategy
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to support product development efforts (including product, design, engineering, marketing, and operations)
  • Care deeply about data quality and empowering employees to leverage data to help them succeed in their careers and help Nextdoor grow
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience working in Trust & Safety and/or content moderation space
Company Overview
Nextdoor is where neighbors come together for trusted connections and the exchange of helpful information, goods and services.