As a Data Science Associate, you’ll analyze large proprietary datasets to generate novel business insights and help drive Via’s business decisions.
What You'll Do
Adeptly interpret and utilize mass quantities of data to generate innovative hypotheses & insights, and present these insights to the different stakeholders
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
Who You Are
Have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a top-tier university (math, economics, statistics and/or computer science is preferred) and a record of exceptional academic achievement
Have 1+ years of experience with predictive modeling and statistical analysis techniques in a business environment. Exceptional recent graduates will also be considered.
Mastery in some or all of the following: SQL, Python, R, and Tableau
Obsessed with data, very strong quantitative and analytical muscle
Passionate about data visualization, can find the best way to distill large amounts of data into a neat visual representation
Self-directed, with a bias for action and data-based decision making
Extraordinary communicator with demonstrated writing, editing and visualization skills
What Catches Our Eye:
Experience with the transportation industry is a plus
Prior role at a startup or similar high-growth environment
We’re Via, and we build technology that changes the way the world moves. We pioneered the TransitTech category to ensure that the future of transportation is shared, dynamic public mobility — the kind that reduces carbon emissions across congested cities, minimizes reliance on private cars, and provides everyone with accessible, efficient, and affordable ways of getting around.
With the addition of Remix into our portfolio, we created the first end-to-end TransitTech solution for cities and transit agencies, offering world-class software, service design, and operational expertise to fundamentally improve the way the world moves. We’re committed to building and nurturing a team as diverse as the communities we serve. Bringing transportation equity to the world begins with championing equal opportunity in our own offices. All backgrounds, identities, and voices are welcomed and celebrated here.