Principal Data Scientist
Posted on 7/19/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Digital healthcare marketplace
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
Data & Analytics
  • Passionate about communicating important data insights to business stakeholders stories that tell cohesive, logical stories about the value and uses of Data Science
  • Personally motivated by leading impactful data science initiatives
  • The kind of person who enjoys leading and mentoring data scientists
  • 10+ years of experience performing data analysis and a Master's degree/PhD in statistics, math, physical sciences, or another quantitative discipline, economics, quantitative social sciences, political science
  • Proven experience on leading and implementing data science initiatives on a product using strong domain knowledge combined with data intuition to understand the most impactful opportunities
  • Ability to mentor other data scientists, increasing both technical data ability and business acumen
  • Expertise working with large, complex SQL and NoSQL database infrastructure
  • Solid understanding of statistics and common machine learning techniques
  • A strong perspective regarding data engineering and the most appropriate infrastructure to use (including trade-offs)
  • An understanding of the nuances and tradeoffs of different types of experiment design
  • Working closely with our product team to build and iterate on user-facing features using data analytics and machine learning to optimize the results
  • Applying advanced statistical techniques to measure efficacy of various products, suggesting improvements to the products and our processes as you see them
  • Leading and mentoring a team of Data Scientists within the Search team, sharing your experience and expertise with others who are eager to learn
  • Identifying new opportunities within our company for future large impact data workstreams