Join the fastest growing education company in the U.S.!-Remote Role!
This Jobot Job is hosted by: Sarah Murphy
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Salary: $120,000 - $150,000 per year
A bit about us:
We are on a mission to transform education by helping to protect students in the digital space from harmful and distracting content and supporting their mental health. We partner with schools to identify learning patterns and maximize the academic potential of every student. With us, educators can engage students with more effective resources while also promoting online accessibility in the most applicable way for their school population.
Why join us?
First class compensation package
Comprehensive benefits (medical, dental, and vision)
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Guided Yoga & Meditation
Paid holidays and more!
As a Data Scientist, you will join an innovative team collaborating with partners throughout the business to solve challenging problems. Your primary responsibility will be to optimize company performance with algorithms, experimentation, and interactive dashboards. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to novel research studies and production-grade algorithms that serve students and educators. This is a high-impact role in a dynamic environment. You will help us set a standard for data-driven, scientific decision-making throughout the business.
What You'll Do
Collaborating across teams to understand complex business problems and implement lasting technical solutions
Building machine learning models and deploying them as production services at scale
Extracting and transforming data in a reliable, repeatable manner
Empirically exploring novel data sets to separate signal from noise
Building tooling to support efforts such as unit testing, automated deployment testing, model performance tracking, etc.
Communicating methods and findings in written reports, presentations, and dashboards
Building the best data science team in Ed Tech (as a start...)
Who You Are
2+ years experience as a Data Scientist and a record of delivering impactful results
An outstanding ability to communicate complex findings in a clear and simple manner with excellent written and oral communication skills
Advanced skills in Python
Proven self-learner with the drive and talent to learn very quickly
Experience with git and cloud computing (AWS, GCP, or Azure)
Plenty of experience with traditional statistics and ML approaches
Experience extracting data from a variety of sources in a variety of formats
Knowledge of best practices in coding/scientific projects
Bonus if you have: Experience with Docker. NLP experience. Experience building interactive dashboards in python or R (shiny, dash, streamlit, etc.)
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