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Senior Data Scientist
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
Python
Responsibilities
  • Build and maintain the candidate screening model working with cognitive science partners and proprietary data
  • Design matching algorithms to pair workers with appropriate shifts considering factors such as skills, location, transportation, weather, and more
  • Work closely with the talent team to predict WorkWhile's future hourly hiring needs
  • Work cross-functionally to develop WorkWhile's data practice and standards
  • Design, build, and run experiments
  • Audit algorithms and models for bias and recommend solutions
  • Apply statistical and machine learning techniques to identify trends in data
  • About you
  • 5+ years experience in statistics, data science or machine learning preferred
  • Self-starter able to drive projects to completion who is excited to be on a startup's founding team
  • Practical knowledge of Python
  • Extensive knowledge of programming best practices
  • Solid foundation in machine learning models, processes, and theories, with the ability to evaluate different algorithmic approaches
  • Working knowledge of statistics and probability (statistical inference, Bayesian statistics)
  • Comfort with SQL
  • Interest in issues of transparency and fairness in AI
  • Able to communicate with data and work across teams
  • Knowledge of cognitive science / neuroscience research a plus
  • Committed to improving the lives of low-wage workers
Workwhile

1-10 employees

Labor technology platform