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Full-Time

Staff Data Scientist

Updated on 7/23/2024

Dropbox

Dropbox

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud storage and collaboration platform

Data & Analytics
Consulting
Venture Capital
Consumer Software
Enterprise Software
Cybersecurity

Compensation Overview

$168.6k - $285.2kAnnually

Expert

Remote in USA

Category
Data Science
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Python
Data Science
R
SQL
Marketing
Hadoop
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Bachelors’ or above in quantitative discipline: Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • 8-10+ years experience using analytics to drive key business decisions; examples include business/product/marketing analytics, business intelligence, strategy consulting
  • Proven track record of being able to work independently and proactively engage with business stakeholders with minimal direction
  • Significant experience with SQL and large unstructured datasets such as Hadoop
  • Deep understanding of statistical analysis, experimentation design, and common analytical techniques like regression, decision trees
  • Solid background in running multivariate experiments to optimize a product or revenue flow
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in programming/scripting and knowledge of statistical packages like R or Python is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Develop a deep understanding of customer journey phases and key business metrics
  • Perform analytical deep-dives to analyze problems and opportunities, identify the hypothesis and design & execute experiments
  • Inform future experimentation design and roadmaps by performing exploratory analysis to understand user engagement behavior and derive insights
  • Create personalized segmentation strategies leveraging propensity models to enable targeting of offers and experiences based on user attributes
  • Identify key trends and build automated reporting & executive-facing dashboards to track the progress of acquisition, monetization, and engagement trends
  • Extract actionable insights through analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional customer behavior data sets
  • Monitor and analyze a high volume of experiments designed to optimize the product for user experience and revenue & promote best practices for multivariate experiments
  • Translate complex concepts into implications for the business via excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Understand what matters most and prioritize ruthlessly
  • Work with cross-functional teams (including Data Science, Marketing, Product, Engineering, Design, User Research, and senior executives) to rapidly execute and iterate

Working at Dropbox offers the unique opportunity to be part of a team that prioritizes security and reliability in cloud storage solutions. This company leads the industry not only in supporting a vast array of over 200 file types but also in advancing seamless integration with essential tools like Zoom, Slack, and Adobe Creative Cloud, enhancing both individual and collaborative work experiences. This focus ensures not only top-tier product offerings but also a dynamic and supportive work environment.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.7B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2007

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

0%

Benefits

Competitive medical, dental & vision coverage

Competitive 401(k) Plan with a generous company match & immediate vesting

Flexible Time Off/Paid Time Off

11 Company-wide PTO days

Volunteer time off and more

Life Insurance, Disability Insurance & Travel benefit plans

Perks Allowance

Parental benefits

Mental Health & Wellness benefits

Free Dropbox space for your friends and family