At Via, we're on the cutting edge of mobility. We’re building revolutionary technology that’s changing the way people get around. It's on-demand transit on a mass scale, a smarter transportation that’s friendly to our planet. From on-demand autonomous shuttles in Australia to dynamically routed bus fleets in Singapore, our sophisticated operating system is powering transportation in the world’s biggest cities and is sought after by prominent transportation players globally. We’ve provided more than 50 million shared rides already, and we’re growing at an astonishing rate. We have offices in more than 15 countries, projects in more than 50 markets, and a goal of 200 deployments by the end of 2019. If you’re someone who relishes wearing multiple hats, never backs down from a challenge, and loves getting things done, we’d love to hear from you!
As a Global Marketplace Algorithms Associate, you’ll play an integral part in developing Via’s ride-sharing algorithm. You will collaborate with a top-notch, global multidisciplinary group of analysts, data scientists, engineers, as well as our finance and operations teams. You will be responsible for identifying trends in our sharing data, then brainstorming and testing solutions across all markets where we operate.
Responsibilities and Duties
Analyze performance of Via’s operational algorithms and tune its parameters according to business goals
Identify and realize opportunities to improve vehicle utilization across Via’s markets and products
Contribute to the development of new products and algorithms, both consumer facing and internal
Support roll-outs of the new features and products and lead the launches of the A/B test and experiments
Develop and communicate city operating strategies to Via's senior management across all markets where we operate
Have strong analytical skills; you’re able to understand complex problems, break them down and find solutions
Understand how to effectively synthesize an argument and communicate ideas
Able to own projects end-to-end and work independently, comfortable taking on significant responsibility
Possess the interpersonal skills to work effectively across multiple teams, geographies, and stakeholders
At least one year of work experience, likely in consulting, product design or product analytics
Bachelor's Degree from a top-tier university in economics, computer science, math, physics or related disciplines
Extra points for skills in:
Tableau, R, any other statistical analysis packages
Via offers above market compensation packages and benefits, including equity, health insurance, and relocation assistance.