Senior Data Scientist

Date:September 14, 2018

City:Santa Clara , CA

Office:Jobspring San Jose - SWD


Type:Direct Hire

Tech:Data Science

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Our client is the self-driving technology company with a mission to make it safe and easy for people and things to move around. Building on software and sensor technology developed at Google, this well-funded start-up is now launching the world’s first fully self-driving transportation service that will take users of the public from A to B at the touch of a button. Our client takes an integrated approach to building the world’s first self-driving car, with engineers, product managers, and technical program managers working side-by-side. They’re growing their quantitative analysis and data science team and are looking for colleagues who are passionate about data -- about designing systems that generate meaningful data, about finding out what it is telling us, and about using it to improve the world.

Required Skills & Experience

  • PhD or MS in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, or any related quantitative field
  • A minimum of 2 yeas of professional working experience excluding academic research or internships
  • Deep working knowledge of statistical programming (R, Python) and database languages (e.g., SQL)
  • Experience with source/version control software, continuous integration, unit testing, build processes
  • Experience articulating practical questions and using mathematical techniques to arrive at an answer using available data. Experience translating analysis results into actionable recommendations
  • Experience conducting research or working in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
  • Exposure with NLP is a bonus

What You Will Be Doing

Tech Breakdown

  • 80% Python
  • 20% R

Daily Responsibilities

  • 80% Hands On
  • 20% Team Collaboration

The Offer

  • Competitive Salary: Up to $180K /year, DOE

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • 401(k)
  • Stock Options
  • Flexible hours
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.


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