Full-Time

Staff Applied Scientist

Uber

Uber

10,001+ employees

Ride-sharing app

Data & Analytics
Consumer Software

$203,000 - $225,500

Bonus, Equity

Junior, Mid

San Francisco, CA, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
Python
SQL
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Ph.D., M.S., or Bachelors degree in Statistics, Economics, Machine Learning, Operations Research, or other quantitative fields.
  • 3+ years of industry experience as an Applied or Data Scientist or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of underlying mathematical foundations of statistics, machine learning, optimization, economics, and analytics.
  • Experience in experimental design and analysis.
  • Experience with exploratory data analysis, statistical analysis and testing, and model development.
  • Ability to use Python to work efficiently at scale with large data sets.
  • Proficiency in SQL.
Responsibilities
  • Build statistical, optimization, and machine learning models for a range of applications in the Ads Delivery space (e.g. auction, bidding, pacing, ranking).
  • Design and execute product experiments and interpret the results to draw detailed and actionable conclusions.
  • Use data to understand product performance and to identify improvement opportunities.
  • Present findings to senior management to inform business decisions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams across disciplines such as product, engineering, and marketing to drive system development end-to-end from ideation to productionization.

Uber's mission is to reimagine the way the world moves for the better. The company operates a ride-sharing platform that provides more than 15 million rides each day.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$24.8B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

7%