Data Scientist, Marketing Analytics, Web Analytics & Experimentation
Data Science, Engineering in San Francisco, CA
At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.
We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.
We're looking for an experienced data scientist and experimentalist to help optimize investment decisions for Uber’s multi-million dollar marketing budget and address projects that sit at the intersection of marketing, data science, and our business operations. You will be responsible for developing actionable analytical solutions to inform decisions across Uber’s global marketing efforts, accelerating both demand and supply growth within Uber’s 600+ cities worldwide!
What you'll do
Design experiments to evaluate the performance of our website, platform and marketing efforts, and optimize rider and driver conversion
Develop statistical models/analysis and apply them into solving real-time problems
Leverage web traffic and performance data to identify areas of opportunity
Define key business metrics for experimentation, develop SQL queries to generate reports, and run large scale experiments that deliver impactful results to the business
Collaborate with marketing and finance leadership, design, product and engineering teams. Guide these teams through data-driven recommendations.
Participate in cross-functional project planning/prioritization meetings, stakeholder meetings, etc.
Translate data-driven learnings and statistical models into actionable insights, and communicate to key stakeholders.
What you’ll need
3+ years of experience as a data scientist at a company with global operations
Expertise with R and Python
Advanced SQL skills - comfortable working with very large data sets
Experience with A/B Testing, machine learning techniques and advanced analytics (e.g. regression, classification, clustering, time series, econometrics)
Strong statistics knowledge required; ability to explain marketing analytics models to key stakeholders preferred
Experience with big data using technologies like Hadoop, Hive, and Spark a plus
Previous experience in advertising tech is a plus
Great communication skills, organized, able to multitask and be a team player
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