Our data is game-changing, however a lot of work goes into making it both useful and accurate. 

We’re looking for more scientists to join our data org. We’re 14 people today with varied backgrounds statistical genetics, astronomy, physics, material science, cognitive and social psychology, robotics, computer science, pure math, and more and a shared appreciation for our diversity.
 
As a data scientist, you’d join one of four teams:
  • Applied Data — extend our self-service analytics platform with new metrics and analyses.
  • Data Services — perform novel research to help clients answer real-world questions.
  • Quality — build the ingestion, normalization, and enrichment systems for behavioral datasets comprising billions to trillions of events.
  • Editorial  conduct research and provide analyses to generate consumer behavior stories for our blog.
While we work across multiple teams, we comprise a single functional group. We feel strongly that data scientists should have the freedom to move between projects and teams, to experiment with and grow in more than one area.
 
Feel free to express interest in a specific team or in our data org generally.
 
About you:
  • You have a PhD in a quantitative discipline and/or years of experience as a data scientist.
  • You’re an expert in applied statistics and/or machine learning.
  • You’re proficient in statistical computing.
  • Bonus:
    • You have expertise in panel data, behavioral analysis, text processing, geolocation, and/or time series analysis.
    • You have experience in large-scale, data-rich environments.
    • You’ve built things with Python/Scala, Spark, Jupyter, Redshift/Hive, Athena/Presto, GPUs/TPUs, and/or D3 (and related).
Working at Second Measure:
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits; plus a generous parental leave policy (up to 12 weeks paid leave, up to 1 year total leave)
  • Flexible work from home and paid time off policies
  • 401K
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits

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