Sr Data Scientist

We are seeking  a highly analytical individual to help us better understand our consumers and doctors in order to make better data-driven decisions. We’re a small, fast-moving team and this is a rare opportunity to make a real, immediate impact on a fast-growing business.

RealSelf is the world’s largest and fastest growing aesthetics community where real people meet to share their experiences and learn about self-improvement opportunities to achieve the best version of themselves. RealSelf is backed by some of Seattle’s most prominent investors.

Responsibilities

  • Use analytics and statistical methods to analyze large amounts of data and develop actionable insights to solve business issues
  • Develop and refine models to address a wide variety of business problems from churn prediction and lead scoring to pricing and marketing attribution
  • Translate ambiguous business needs into elegant and simple models that are easy to deploy
  • Act as an expert resource for analysts and product managers on statistical methods and experiment design

Qualifications and Qualities:

  • Ph.D. or M.S. in a quantitative field such as Computer Science, Operations Research, Statistics, Econometrics or Mathematics
  • 2+ years professional or research experience in data science
  • Expertise in statistical modelling and machine learning
  • Proficient at extracting and transforming data using SQL, Pandas, etc
  • Expertise in data modelling tools such as Python, R, Octave, etc
  • Able to communicate concisely and persuasively with technical and non-technical stakeholders

About RealSelf

RealSelf brings transparency to the $13.5B aesthetic treatment market which represents a wide range of services—from a simple skin treatment to a cosmetic surgery. At the heart of RealSelf is a community of people sharing personal experiences, unbiased stories, and candid advice. Every month, 9 million+ unique visitors view 50 million photos and tens of thousands connect with doctors for consultations. Thousand of medical experts also participate on RealSelf. Doctors have posted over one million answers to questions and routinely upload educational videos, special offers, and patient before & after photos. RealSelf is a fast-growing, profitable company with a wide range of opportunities—come join our team today!

Interested? We’d love to hear from you. If it sounds a bit outside of your wheelhouse, we encourage you to apply. We are a growing company and we are always on the lookout for great candidates for all of our teams.  Please click “Apply Now” to submit a cover letter and resume.