Decision Scientist - Product

Ibotta is seeking a Decision Scientist to help us build the next Ibotta, with exceptional technology. This includes the building the next iterations of the app, mobile and online payments, new features driven by algorithms, and expert analysis to help the Product teams make data-driven decisions to build a more engaging app experience.

As a Decision Scientist, you will be responsible for using the latest developments in statistics, machine learning, and A/B testing methodologies to understand the business in-depth, support and challenge strategic options, build state-of-the-art tools, and improve our future product developments.

 Here is what you’ll be doing:

  • Working cross-functionally with the Product team to analyze usage and uncovering key, actionable insights about Ibotta users behavior
  • Running statistical analysis and create predictive models based on past user purchases and behavior
  • Designing and measuring controlled experiments to determine the potential impact of new approaches
  • Understanding and reporting business performance in detail and identifying opportunities for improving the app experience.
  • Developing algorithms for personalizing users experiences
  • Building tools with embedded analytics/machine learning to automate insights
  • Understanding and reporting business performance in detail and identifying opportunities for improving the app experience.
  • Placing actionable data points and trends in context for leadership to understand actual performance and uncover opportunities.

Here is what we’re looking for:

  • 2+ years of relevant work experience
  • An understanding of the key concepts of consumer behavior
  • Proven expertise with SQL, data wrangling, statistics, and analytical skills
  • Ability to think creatively and provide thoughtful insights that drive action
  • Ability to develop, automate, visualize, analyze, and communicate learnings to leadership
  • Experience using modern data analysis tools (such as R and Python)
  • Experience with A/B testing concepts preferred
  • Ability to work collaboratively throughout the organization to drive towards common goals
  • Bachelor’s degree in analytics/mathematics/statistics/data science/computer science/economics or equivalent experience preferred

About Us:

Headquartered in Denver, CO, Ibotta (“I bought a...“) is a free app that's transforming the shopping experience by making every purchase rewarding. The company partners with leading brands and retailers to offer real cash back on groceries, travel, electronics, clothing, gifts, home and office supplies, dining out, and much more. Ibotta is the ultimate starting point for savings, and having paid out more than $500 million in cash rewards to its Savers, it's no surprise why Ibotta is one of the most downloaded shopping apps in the United States

Learn more about Ibotta here: https://liferewarded.ibotta.com/press-and-media/

To learn more about what our Tech teams are doing day to day, visit Building Ibotta on Medium.com.

Additional Details:

  • This position is located in Denver, CO and includes competitive pay, benefits package (including medical, dental, vision), 401k, commuter stipend, Flexible Time Off and equity.
  • Ibotta provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, and genetics.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

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