Full-Time

Senior Machine Learning Developer

Pricing Strategy, Remote

Posted on 1/5/2023

Hopper

Hopper

1,001-5,000 employees

Travel platform offering fintech solutions

Data & Analytics

Senior

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
Docker
Tableau
Requirements
  • Coding abilities with languages like Python, SQL, etc
  • Strong problem-solving skills, and critical thinking competencies
  • Statistics Commercial Awareness (works backwards from making money to the business)
  • Industry experience (e.g. Booking, Uber, Lyft, google, Facebook, Zillow etc)
  • Has deployed ML algorithms into production using latest technologies (i.e. Docker, Kubernetes, etc)
  • Has a proven track record of solving complex problems with in depth understanding of data, product and business impact
  • Has experience with data visualization tools (Tableau, Amplitude, Big Query)
  • Hopper sold around $4 billion in travel and travel fintech in 2022, up nearly 3X over 2021. In 2022, Hopper increased its revenue 2.5X year-over year
  • The company's bespoke fintech products, such as Flight Disruption Guarantee and Price Freeze, now represent 30-40% of Hopper's total app revenue
  • Given the success of its fintech products, Hopper launched a B2B initiative called Hopper Cloud in late 2021. Through this partnership program, any travel provider (airlines, hotels, banks, travel agencies, etc.) can integrate and seamlessly distribute Hopper's fintech or travel inventory. As its first Hopper Cloud partnership
  • Hopper partnered with Capital One to co-develop Capital One Travel, a new travel portal designed specifically for cardholders
  • Recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by Fast Company four years in a row, Hopper has been downloaded over 80 million times and continues to have millions of new installs each month
  • Hopper has raised over $700 million USD of private capital and is backed by some of the largest institutional investors and banks in the world. Hopper is primed to continue its acceleration as the world's fastest-growing mobile-first travel marketplace
Responsibilities
  • In this role you will be part of a cross-functional team of product managers, designers, and engineers in the creation of data-driven Fintech products that make travel planning easier and deliver them to millions of users
  • This role has a tremendous impact on the vision and success of the company. It's a unique opportunity to join one of the most innovative teams, get access to fascinating and massive data sets with market and behavioral data, a huge personal growth trajectory, and a high potential upside of pre-IPO stock options
  • We are looking for someone who has a real bias for action, takes ownership, thrives on autonomy and delivers results. A smart creative with a proven record of solving hard problems and deep understanding of data, product and business

Hopper offers a travel platform powered by Hopper Technology Solutions (HTS), featuring proprietary fintech ancillaries like Price Freeze and Cancel for Any Reason to mitigate pricing volatility and trip disruptions. HTS also provides travel fintech ancillaries and e-commerce capabilities to enhance partners' direct channels, utilizing advanced technology to offer innovative solutions for travel and e-commerce.

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding

$745.7M

Headquarters

Montreal, Canada

Founded

2007

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-7%

1 year growth

-15%

2 year growth

-1%

Benefits

Competitive salary

Stock options

Unlimited PTO

WeWork All Access Pass OR Work-from-home stipend

Open communication with management

Small, dynamic teams = massive impact

Medical, dental, vision, disability & life insurance plans

401k

INACTIVE