(Permanent Job) Data Scientist (Product Analytics) - Salary: $150-180K

  • Central Ave, San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Full-time

Job Description

This is a direct-client opening for a Data Scientist (Product Analytics) located in San Francisco, CA. This is a full-time position with a salary in the $150-180K range and relocation is offered to non-local candidates, though the preference is to find someone local. There is some flexibility on the salary so please do not let that be a show-stopper. 


We are looking for an experienced Data scientist with exceptional product sense to help champion the use of data in product decision-making. In this role you will work closely with our Engineering, Product, Ops, and Design teams to evaluate product opportunities, track product metrics, develop and analyze experiments, and drive deep-dive studies to identify new opportunities. 

You will: 

Apply data & analytical skills to help understand how our customers use our products
Partner closely with product leadership to define, measure and report on core product and feature metrics
Design customer-facing experiments (A/B tests) and distill their results into actionable outcomes
Execute cohort studies and drive analyses to understand customer behavior and identify opportunities for improving our product(s)
Collaborate with data and business intelligence teams to develop reports and visualization dashboards
Build financial models to project key business metrics - Traffic, conversion, Engagement - and develop KPIs to measure initiative performance

You have:

Strong quantitative background with Product analytics experience. Proven track record in solving business problems through fact based and scientific analytics
Excellent technical skills - including the ability to query databases (SQL, Hive etc.), leveraging R/Python to analyze complex data, and using Tableau (or other visualization tools) to deliver insights at scale
Deep understanding of statistics, experimental design, and causal inference
The ability to translate analytical insights into clear recommendations and effectively deliver it to technical and non-technical stakeholders
Worked in cross-functional and cross-cultural teams, and are able to communicate technically intricate concepts/results in business terms
Passion for technology and consumer products


The Data Scientist, Product Analyst, will be expected to partner up and support our Director of Analytics to help assess and prioritize product features, manage the heavy lift of A/B and experimentation testing, working closely Product Managers to provide web analytics and app analytics, metrics and reporting solutions by utilizing Tableau, SQL, R and Python.


Must come from an ecommerce or marketplace company
Must have proven A/B Testing or Experimentation Testing experience
Web Analytics or Application Analytics
SQL,  R and Python.


Product Feature Prioritization
Metrics Dev and Reporting
Tableau , Looker, etc
Hive or Hadoop experience 

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.