At Feather, our mission is to transform people’s relationship with material goods to create a healthier and happier planet. You’ll join a fast-paced, innovative team whose passion lies in delighting customers and helping people live light.
Feather is seeking a Data hire to work closely with our leadership team and investors to help drive the strategic direction of the company.
You’re a great fit if you’re happy to get your hands dirty but also understand strategy and have the desire to build a team as we scale.
What you’ll do:
Use analytical thinking, mathematics, and data manipulation to build models that can be used across various functions within Feather’s operations, engineering, and finance teams to make better and faster decisions
Build scalable practices to create a solid foundation for Feather’s backend data structure
Clearly define analytical business problems and create innovative solutions for them by facilitating the application of cutting edge techniques
Create a foundation for a data team and build the team over time by developing KPIs for the function and job descriptions for additional data hires.
Transform large sets of raw data into easily consumable reports and models to be read by technical and non-technical users
Create dashboards and reports to empower teams (within Looker or excel).
What you need to be successful:
3+ years experience in a data-focused role
Strong written and verbal communication to easily articulate findings to teams with varying degrees of experience with data analysis
Ability to work as an individual contributor to tackle basic data needs, and context switch to use higher level thinking in team meetings and strategy planning.
Experience applying Machine Learning techniques and using platforms such as TensorFlow, Azure, R, Pandas, SparkR, etc.
Experience with Looker and the LOOKML, as well as creating models.
Experience and background in Finance is a big plus.
Some experience with AWS - Redshift services.
Some Data Engineering experience or knowledge of ETL process preferred.
Who you are:
Based in NYC (or willing to move)
Excited about joining a small team and growing with Feather
Passionate about Feather's mission
Eligible to work in the United States
What you’ll get when joining Feather:
Generous health, vision, dental, 401k and ancillary benefits
Flexible vacation, work from home, and paid time off
A 50% discount on your own Feather subscription
The latest MacBook and a high-resolution external monitor
A stylish desk and an ergonomic chair (it's what we do, after all!)