Data Scientist, Growth

Pinterest, San Francisco

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Data Scientist, Growth

We’re looking for a data scientist to help us connect Pinners to actionable content that improves the Piner experience. You’ll apply quantitative analysis, modeling and data mining to improve the the relevance of Pins across our Ads, Content and Feeds products and build out Pinterest’s business.

What you’ll do:

  • Perform deep dive analyses to understand and optimize the key levers of our growth ecosystems
  • Design core metrics that serve as the North Stars for team efforts and model tradeoffs across product areas
  • Apply statistics, modeling and ML to improve the efficiency of systems and relevance algorithms across Growth Initiatives
  • Work with product managers and engineers to design data products and debug A/B experiments

What we’re looking for:

  • Over 4 years of industry experience with proven ability to apply scientific methods to solve real-world problems on web scale data
  • Expert in at least one scripting language(Python/R)
  • Proficient in SQL/Hive
  • Proven ability to apply scientific methods to solve real-world problems
  • Knowledgeable about the machine learning trade-offs and model evaluation
  • Ability to lead initiatives across multiple product areas and communicate findings with leadership and product teams

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