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Full-Time

Staff Data Scientist

Growth

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Nextdoor

Nextdoor

501-1,000 employees

Hyperlocal social networking platform

Compensation Overview

$167k - $250kAnnually

+ Equity Grant

Senior, Expert

San Francisco, CA, USA

Category
Data Science
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Python
Data Science
SQL
Pandas
Marketing
NumPy
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • 7+ years of data science and product analytics experience with at least 2+ of those years leading teams technically
  • MS or PhD in a quantitative discipline: statistics, operations research, computer science, engineering, applied mathematics, physics, economics, etc.
  • Experience in applied statistics and statistical modeling in at least one statistical software package, preferably Python
  • Experience in designing trustworthy experimentation and analyzing complex product a/b testing results
  • Expert knowledge of SQL, Python programming, including common scientific computing packages and data science tools such as numpy, pandas, and scikit-learn
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to synthesize, simplify and explain complex problems to different types of audience, including executives and compile compelling narratives
  • Ability to solve ambiguous business problems with structured analytics framework
  • Innate curiosity around finding meaningful insights that inform the way we think about and develop both our product and our business strategies
Responsibilities
  • Experiment design: Make sure we run experiments efficiently and accurately, including monitoring early feature development through tracking post-release follow-ups
  • Develop and share key strategic insights through data analysis, evaluating the performance and impact of the product team
  • Conduct causal inference studies to deeply understand Nextdoor’s user behavior and acquisition pattern
  • Build scalable metrics and dashboards to inform product strategy
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to support product development efforts (including product, design, engineering, marketing, and operations)
  • Care deeply about data quality and empowering employees to leverage data to help them succeed in their careers and help Nextdoor grow
  • Participate in in-person Nextdoor events, trainings, off-sites, volunteer days, and other team building exercises
  • Build in-person relationships with team members and contribute to the KIND culture that Nextdoor values

Nextdoor's platform utilizes location-based services, user-generated content, and community engagement tools to connect users with nearby individuals, businesses, and public services. The platform is accessible for free in over 315,000 neighborhoods across 11 countries, facilitating information sharing and real-world connections.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.3B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-11%

2 year growth

-2%