Data Scientist 5+ Years Experience, Los Angeles at Snap Inc.
Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.
We’re looking for a Data Scientist to join Snap Inc! Working closely alongside the engineering, product design and product management teams, you will enjoy creating inventive, data-based approaches to solving difficult business problems. Working from our Los Angeles, CA headquarters, you’ll work to transform business questions into data analysis.
What you’ll do:
Partner with Product and Engineering and apply your expertise in quantitative analysis to create and scale insights
Create testable hypotheses, then test them
Effectively report your insights via visualization and dashboards that you create
Help business and engineering partners make decisions based on data
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
Ability to communicate the results of analyses in a clear and effective manner to a senior audience
Machine learning skills
Bachelor's in math, statistics, computer science, or other quantitative field
5+ years of experience in quantitative analysis & data science or a related field
Fluency in SQL or other big data querying language
Strong statistical knowledge
MA degree in math, statistics, computer science, or other quantitative field
Experience in a product-focused role at a social media and/or mobile technology company
Experience with analytical packages such as SciPy or R
Experience with data pipeline workflow monitoring and scheduling platforms (e.g., Airflow)
Experience with a programming language, such as Python
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].