Principal Data Scientist, Engineering
Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
As a Principal Data Scientist in our Data Science Engineering team, you will help formulate new product features and enable new business capabilities by enhancing the underlying computational engine that powers the NEXT freight platform and marketplace. You will play a pivotal role in scaling, optimizing, and instrumenting a real-time, complex dynamic system of software and virtualized real-world assets (trucks, drivers, freight, warehouses, yards, port terminals, etc.) through a period of exponential growth. As part of our team of Data Science engineers, you will help shape our next-gen solutions by not only directly partnering with our Data Science Research team and Data Science Analytics team but also closely working with our Engineering function. You will ensure the availability and usability of the data by collaborating with Data Engineers, the performance and scalability of the data science design by collaborating with researchers and analytics experts, and the quality and reliability of the data science implementation in production by collaborating with Software Engineers. Based on your strengths and interests, you will have the opportunity to drive a broad spectrum of applications in Forecasting & Econometrics, Pricing & Auctions, Transportation & Routing, Inventory & Capacity Management, Logistics & Supply Chain Optimization, Experiment Design & Recommendation Systems, Growth & Product Analytics, and Personalization & Marketing Science, to name a few.