Data Scientist

Short Description

Uber is seeking for Data Scientist who has experience in modeling and machine learning.

Job Description

Roles And Responsibilities:
  • Leverage data to develop analytical insights across all areas of our business to drive product development.
  • Design experiments and interpret the results to draw detailed and actionable conclusions.
  • Build production grade models on large-scale datasets to enhance product experience by utilizing advanced statistical modeling, machine learning, or data mining techniques.
  • Leverage models to help areas such as understanding user behavior, predicting future performance, enhancing pickup/dropoff experiences, and shaping the future of core Rider product.
  • Leverage large scale data processing such as Spark, Hive, and UberÔ??s proprietary machine learning platform, and more.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams across discipline such as product, engineering, operations, and marketing.
  • Present findings to senior management to strengthen business decisions.
  • Translate data-driven learnings into actionable insights.
Required Skills And Experience:
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a data scientist at a company with global operations
  • MS or Ph.D. in Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or another quantitative field (advanced degrees are a plus)
  • SQL skills and the ability to use tools such as Python, R to work efficiently at scale with large data sets
  • Advanced knowledge of experimentation and statistical methods
  • Experience in modeling and machine learning
  • Working knowledge of big data technology (Spark, Presto, Hive) is a strong plus
  • Self-driven with the ability to work in a self-guided manner
  • Superb communication and organization skills
  • Balance attention to detail with swift execution
  • Passionate about Uber

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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.