Senior Data Scientist - Customer Products
Redfin is redefining real estate in the consumer's favor by combining our own technology and agents to create a service that’s better, faster, and costs less. As a Redfinnian, you'll make a difference in one of life's most important events—buying or selling a home. The opportunity is huge, with $75 billion spent every year on real estate commissions and the industry is ripe for change. So far, we’ve helped over 80,000 people buy and sell homes, saving them over $200M in fees, and doing it all with a high customer satisfaction score.
As a Senior Data Scientist for the Analytics Engineering Team, you'll take on challenging problems and productize our massive store of market and user data to turn it into a competitive weapon. Your job is to design, prototype, and ship customer facing products for millions of users, 100+ million of properties and thousands of agents. You'll be responsible for developing machine learning algorithms that power features like the Redfin Estimate, Hot Homes, Price Whisperer, Personalization, Home Recommendation, Agent To-Dos and Marketing Automation. You will be the domain owner for key features end-to-end and partner with teams across the company, to help build the analytics engine that drives the Redfin user experience and enables data-driven decision-making.
Desired Skills & Experience
Bachelor's degree in statistics, computer science, engineering, social science, or related field (graduate degree or a PhD a plus)
Advanced knowledge in Machine Learning algorithms and familiarity with some ML libraries/ packages (scikit-learn, Spark MLlib, TensorFlow, NLTK, etc.)
3 - 6 years of relevant experience
Ability and a proven track record of dealing with ambiguity, communicating well with partner teams, and a strong empathy for the customer experience
Passion to build products that users will love
An entrepreneurial spirit, a drive to ship quickly, and familiarity with agile software development practices
Proficiency with SQL and Python
Strong quantitative skills
What We Offer
An opportunity to be part of dynamic, growing company where your contributions make a real difference and new ideas are always welcome
The opportunity to develop skills in engineering, product, analytics, and business -- you will be closely involved in all of these, which can help take your career in multiple exciting directions. We believe it is better than any academic training available on truly learning how a company works cross-functionally.
Amazingly smart and fun teammates to collaborate with and a management team invested in your success at Redfin and beyond
Competitive compensation packages with a salary, bonuses, and stock options
Generous benefits, including three weeks of paid vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, and fully paid family leave
Strong startup culture with catered lunches, casual dress code, happy hours, and more
A sweet office in downtown Seattle
Redfin is an equal opportunity employer.
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