Data Scientist

Short Description

Uber is seeking for Data Scientist who have to apply his/her advanced analytical and modeling skills to ensure that the product is built in a data-driven manner.

Job Description

About the Role:
The Uber Everything department is looking to build a cross-functional team in Toronto to develop a brand new product that will evolve how people purchase their daily groceries. As one of the first data scientists on the team, you will get a once-a-lifetime chance to participate in the entrepreneurial process of creating and jumping start a new business that will fundamentally improve people lives. You have to apply advanced analytical and modeling skills to ensure our grocery product is built in a data-driven manner from day one.

Required Skills:
  • Minimum 2 years of industry experience in analytics, data science modeling, or engineering.
  • Superb quantitative background: Graduate degree required and Ph.D. preferred.
  • Familiarity with technical tools for analysis - Python (with Pandas, etc.), R, SQL, etc.; previous software engineering background a plus.
  • Passionate and attentive self-starters, great communicators, amazing follow-through - you have a great work ethic and love the responsibility of being held accountable for the results.
  • Entrepreneurial - excited about helping design, iterate and scale a new product and business from scratch.
  • Experimental - you have a creative mindset that enjoys experimentation and is willing to take bold bets despite the risk of failure.
  • Autonomy - you will be one of the first data scientists working on a brand new product for Uber; ability to operate independently is a must.

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Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make cities more accessible?opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers. From our founding in 2009 to our launches in 600+ cities today, Uber's rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer.