Data Science Technical Lead



501-1,000 employees

Wearable performance & optimization technology

Consumer Goods


Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Bachelor's Degree in Statistics, Data Science, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or a related field. Master’s or PhD preferred.
  • 5+ years of full-time professional experience in a related area, applying advanced mathematical and statistical techniques
  • Experience working on SaMD applications, including defining and implementing software requirements, documenting training processes, and developing within a quality management system
  • Experience deploying services and maintaining live code through logging and monitoring within a production environment
  • Strong python programming skills and substantial experience with scientific python packages
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Prior management or mentorship experience is preferred
  • Experience working with processed physiological time series data such as that from PPG, ECG, or EEG sensors is a plus
  • Lead a team of data scientists in developing algorithms that power member-facing features, managing a portfolio of projects in various stages of development at any given time
  • Develop statistical and machine learning models to solve complex problems with data of varying structures
  • Manage and mentor other data scientists on technical skills and paths for career growth
  • Conduct research on specific health and physiological problems and integrate clinical research into the development of algorithms
  • Work within Quality Management System framework, creating system requirements for development and robust documentation of model architecture and training processes
  • Collaborate with software and regulatory teams to design and implement testing frameworks for SaMD features
  • Periodically serve as the on-call data scientist to respond in real time to incidents affecting production services
  • Reports to the Director of Data Science for Health, Sleep & Research

Whoop’s mission is to unlock human performance though tapping into every individual owner's potential which can be enhanced through continuous monitoring. The company has built a system across hardware, software, and analytics designed to collect and analyze the most important data on the human data.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



Boston, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Take Time Off: Time outside of the office is important for sleep, strain and recovery! Our PTO plan encourages members to take time off in order to come back refreshed.

Live a Healthy Lifestyle: Our competitive benefits package includes premium medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their dependents. Life and disability insurance are also available.

Feel Invested: In addition to a competitive base salary and 401k, you're eligible to receive stock options to share in the future of WHOOP. Work means more when you have personal stake. You have ownership in what we are building.

Eat Well: Keep hunger at bay with endless snacks in our fully stocked kitchen. Enjoy catered team lunches on Friday, and even a cold brew keg.

Know The Product: We want you to understand and experience the product firsthand. We offer you a WHOOP strap and membership at no cost.

Be Active: Take advantage of our office gym and on-site showers! WHOOP also offers a $500 yearly wellness perk for fitness classes and memberships.

Be Present: It’s important to be present when bringing home a new family member. Take care of your loved ones with 12 weeks paid parental leave, plus an additional 2 weeks to gradually return to work.

Love Where You Work: Sitting in the heart of Fenway, our beautiful office overlooks Fenway Park. A prime location for great food, not to mention catching a Sox game, too!

Work Hard, Play Harder: If we don't already have a club here that fits your lifestyle and interests, you're encouraged to start one. Share your passions with others at work, or discover new ones!