Principal Data Scientist

Company Name: Move, Inc
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date Posted: 22nd Jul, 2016
  • Perform exploratory analysis on Moves wealth ofdataincluding consumer web and mobile behavior and North Americas most comprehensive and up-to-date listings and propertiesdataset.

  • Effectively partner with product management and thedataproduct team to build newdatadriven features for personalization, targeting, recommendations, search, guided discovery, and market insights for a great consumer experience

  • Drive A/B, multivariate tests and design of experiments to facilitate testing of new product and design features, with focus on improving engagement, retention, and conversion.

  • Select, apply, and tune a diverse set of tools to coherently solve challenging business goals

  • Create automated learning systems that gracefully scale to increasing complexity and expectation

  • Develop predictive, explanatory models and machine learning algorithms

  • Generate descriptive visualizations and presentations to communicate insights

  • Mentor a team ofdatascientistsondataexploration, machine learning and developingdata-based products

  • Work with a sense of ownership and urgency, advocate for experimentation based, agile culture.
  • MS or PhD in statistics, mathematics, computerscience, quantitative analysis, economics or related field is required.

  • 7+ years of relevant experience indatascience,dataanalytics, or applied statistics,

  • 5+ years experience with machine learning,datamining, statistical modeling tools and underlying algorithms

  • 5+ years experience in R, Perl, Python, Spark, or other languagesand frameworks appropriate for large scale analysis of numerical, textual, image, and videodata

  • Working experience with relational databases and SQL

  • Experience with experiment design and A/B and multivariate tests

  • Experience and proven track record developing onlinedataproducts

  • Strong creative thinking and problem solving skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills