Director, Marketing Data Science

Tinder, Los Angeles

Swipe. Match. Chat.

Tinder brings people together. With tens of millions of users, hundreds of millions of downloads, 2 billion swipes per day, 20 million matches per day and a presence in every country on earth, our reach is expansive—and rapidly growing. Tinder is on the search for an experienced Director of Marketing Data Science to join their team to help support the Marketing department and the company’s growth efforts.  Reporting to our SVP of Finance & Analytics and having a strong daily working relationship with the Chief Marketing Officer, the Director of Marketing Data Science will build out our efforts to develop a quantitative framework to understand and measure our growth KPIs & efficacy of marketing spend.

In this job you will:

  • Work cross-functionally with marketing, finance, engineering, and product to analyze marketing data, identify trends, implement optimizations, and define strategic initiatives
  • Support the CMO and Marketing organization (both domestic and international) to develop recommendations for changes to investment and marketing strategy based on quantitative analyses
  • Drive marketing analytical insights by performing ongoing ad-hoc analyses to evaluate the efficiency of our marketing spend, building reporting infrastructure, and making budgeting recommendations to optimize growth
  • Support our Direct Marketing team to understand campaign level performance metrics
  • Build models to better understand the value and churn behavior of our users
  • Master and own the analytical understanding of customer behavior and business
  • Identify and grow a team to support these efforts

What we’re looking for:

  • 10+ years of analytics experience with demonstrated expertise in business or marketing analytics
  • Strong, clear communication, experience working with senior leadership
  • Management experience of high-performing data scientists / analysts with the ability to prioritize numerous workstreams across multiple stakeholders and direct reports
  • Proficiency with SQL required
  • Strong Python/NumPy/PANDAS skills a plus
  • Knowledge of statistics, specifically experimental design and analysis
  • Familiarity with common KPIs, metrics, and growth experiments
  • Experience with consumer mobile products preferred

As part of our team, you’ll enjoy:  

  • The hustle of a startup with the impact of a global business
  • Tremendous opportunity to solve some of the industry’s most exciting problems
  • Working with an extraordinary team of smart, creative, fun and highly motivated people
  • Comprehensive health coverage, competitive salary, 401(k) match, and meaningful equity
  • Unlimited vacation and flexible working hours
  • Daily catered lunches, an endless supply of refreshments, fitness classes, and social events
  • Modern, uplifting work environment in an ideal location

About Tinder

Tinder, founded in 2012, has become one of the fastest growing social startups and mobile apps of all time. Tinder was launched to address the social and physical barriers of forming new friendships and relationships. Using social data, Tinder anonymously finds people nearby that like each other and connects them if they are both interested.

Want to learn more about Tinder? Visit Tinder's website.