We are looking for a data scientist who is passionate about building interpretable machine learning models all the way from research to production. You will play an instrumental role in helping our customers understand their market better, give them more precise recommendations for their business, and build out our market intelligence to know where we should focus. With your help, Wheelhouse will continue to grow as the number one pricing platform in the hospitality industry.
Writenovel algorithms from scratch, but know how to use the right tools when they already exist
Full ownership of projects that have an immediate impact on real-world results
Effectively present and communicate findings to all types of audiences
Collaborate closely with other data scientists, engineers, and product teams
Exposure to the full stack: from DevOps to frontend integrations, using open source and internal tools in a cloud environment
We’re looking for someone with:
5+ years of Engineering & Data Science experience
MS or PhD in Computer Science, Statistics, or another relevant domain(preferred)
Knowledge in machine learning: building regression, classification, and recommender systems
Familiarity with large datasets in distributed systems
Proven track record on taking experimental findings and turning them into code
Some technologies we use are Spark, R, Ruby, Python, Redshift, and Postgres
Experience in any of these areas are a plus!
Your first 90 days:
Have a full understanding of our data architecture and recommendation engine
Independently build new features in collaboration with our product team
Advance & test novel solutions for improving our existing products
Own building the analytic and reporting features for the next generation of Wheelhouse
Perks & Benefits
Competitive Salary and Equity
Full Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Coverage
Pet Friendly Office
We’re a real estate tech companyreinventing accommodations the way ride-sharing reinvented personal transportation.
We design and operate locally inspired short term rental properties that offer a professional, reliable and delightful experience, far above what travelers get when they rent from an individual homeowner.
Our proprietary software and dataplatform sits at the core of our company. This technology drives our best-in-class margins through optimal site location and advanced revenue management. It also helps us deliver amazing guest experiences through thoughtful automation and personalization.
Why is this interesting?
The global accommodations industry is worth more than $1T/year, but it hasn’t kept up with the needs of today’s modern traveler.
Hotels are great for small groups traveling for 1-2 nights at a time, but hotels don’t work as well for longer stays and larger groups.
Our guests stay with us for 2 days, 2 weeks, 2 months, or longer, in versatile properties designed to accommodate many traveler types and groups sizes. We’re proud to earn review scores higher than nearly every luxury hotel from guests who seek our properties out in 8+ domestic markets.
In 2018, we have the foundation to economically and efficiently grow 10x, both domestically and internationally.
We are a fast growingteamfounded by veteran entrepreneurs and backed by a number of the largest and most respected VC’s in the world. Headquartered in downtown San Francisco, we're hiring top talentacross all business units!
To turn hosts & homeowners into superheroes
We live in the age of the empowered individual. Whether it’s a spare bedroom or a full-suite vacation home, anyone with a bold vision can launch the next amazing experience.
These new one-of-a-kind spaces allow travelers to stay near friends, family, marathon starting lines, food festivals, and more. In total, they represent the next frontier of the accommodation space.
You + Us
We had these entreprenuers in mind when we set out to build Wheelhouse. Our goal—to build a set of tools that could enable any individual to run their business as effectively as a hotel.
To accomplish this, we built a platform that gives actionable insights into your unique home, neighborhood, and town. You keep the control while combining our holistic view of the market with your on-hands experience.