Senior Staff Data Scientist
Posted on 9/12/2023

5,001-10,000 employees

Online course provider
Company Overview
Udemy’s mission is to create new possibilities for people and organizations everywhere by connecting them to the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a changing world. They are building a shared knowledge repository to help people learn.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Science
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 6+ years of hands-on Data Science or ML Engineering experience (4+ if you have a PhD)
  • 4+ years of hands-on experience in one of the following technical domains: machine learning, recommendation systems, pattern recognition, NLP, artificial intelligence, or a related technical field
  • Proficiency with 1+ programming language(s) (e.g. Python)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Adapt standard machine learning methods to solve business problems
  • Design and analyze randomized controlled experiments
  • As needed, develop robust feature and inference pipelines, and write production code
  • Understand industry & company-wide trends to help assess and develop new technologies for inclusion in the roadmap
  • Provide hands-on technical guidance and mentorship for team members
  • Build Udemy's technical brand through talks, blog posts, and publications
  • Be a technical leader working with partner teams and stakeholders, owning projects, and helping define and set technical direction for projects owned by others
  • Work autonomously, relentlessly prioritize, and collaborate with team members across time zones
  • Advocate for technical quality, effective team processes, and engineering best practices