As Data Scientist, you’ll utilize advanced quantitative & statistical analysis techniques to drive business model innovation for Via, and work closely with our senior management to help drive decisions.
Responsibilities and Duties
Adeptly interpret and utilize mass quantities of data to generate innovative hypotheses & insights
Use sophisticated statistical methods to solve problems, leveraging up-to-date academic research and tools
Quantitatively test hypotheses about customer and driver behavior using large sets of proprietary data; leverage results to increase conversion and retention at every touch point
Design and implement novel experiments to better understand current operation as well as expansion to new markets
Obsessed with data; analytical and rigorous, with a thorough understanding of statistics and machine learning
Extraordinary communicator with demonstrated writing and editing skills.
Passionate about elegant visualization; you understand the importance of graphic techniques in communicating a quantitative idea effectively
Deep understanding of business concepts within strategy, operations, and marketing
Have a Masters Degree or PhD from a top-tier university (statistics, machine learning, physics, math, systems biology, or highly quantitative fields in social sciences), including 2+ years of graduate-level research experience (or the equivalent)
Have experience with predictive modeling and statistical analysis techniques in a business environment
Mastery in some or all of the following: SQL, Python, R, and Tableau
Via offers above market compensation packages and benefits, including equity, health insurance, and relocation assistance.