Director of Data Science

Job Type

Full-Time

Overview

Director of Data Science

We're SmileDirectClub , and we believe everyone deserves a smile they'll love. We also believe that you deserve a job you'll love. Good thing you found us, and we found you. At SmileDirectClub , we're all about empowering transformation. We want people to become more confident in how they look, how they feel, and how they think. So we're spreading smiles and positivity all over the country.

It's no small task. That's why we're looking for energetic, passionate, and confident team members who can help turn frowns into life-changing grins. Are you up for it?

The Director of Data Science will focus on improving and automating many aspects of our customer journey, from customer acquisition to fulfillment. In the process, you will have an opportunity to improve our customers' experiences and have a major impact on a thriving business.

The ideal candidate is a critical thinker, is passionate about solving problems with data, and is excited about working in a fast-paced, innovative, and successful environment.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

  • Solve business problems by reframing them to enable algorithmic solutions
  • Perform exploratory data analysis to gain a deeper understanding of problems
  • Collaborate closely in an equal partnership with business and engineering teams
  • Write production modeling code; collaborate with Software Engineers to implement algorithms in production
  • Maintain a balance between building principled, mathematically rigorous solutions, and launching things quickly
  • Work with functional leaders to maintain a prioritized backlog and create short-term and long-term goals
  • Instill a spirit of continuous improvement in the team's code, architecture, and processes
  • Work closely with SmileDirectClub's Talent Acquisition team to hire high potential candidates from diverse backgrounds


Qualifications

Qualifications:
  • An advanced degree in a quantitative field; for example, mathematics, physics, cognitive science, statistics, computer science, etc.
  • At least 2-4 years of experience leading a data science team
  • Theoretical knowledge and experience applying statistical (or machine learning) models to real-life problems
  • Experience tackling vague problems and transforming them into algorithmic solutions
  • End-to-end experience with data, including querying, aggregation, analysis, and visualization
  • Proficiency with querying languages like SQL, as well other programming and scripting languages such as Python and R
  • Experience using modern tools to access large distributed datasets (e.g. Presto, Spark)
  • Willingness to collaborate and communicate with others to solve a problem
  • Scrappiness and can thrive on autonomy
  • Inclined towards thinking ahead and building for the future

Benefits of joining the club :
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401K with match
  • PTO
  • Aligner and Whitening Benefit
  • Collaborative work environment and positive culture



SmileDirectClub was founded on a simple belief: everyone deserves a smile they love. The Company is the first digital brand for straightening your smile, created after the realization that recent trends in 3D printing and telehealth could bring about disruptive change to the invisible aligner market by matching licensed professionals, a quality clear-aligner product, and customers together. By leveraging proprietary, cutting-edge technology, SmileDirectClub, LLC-affiliated dentists are providing greater access of care to consumers who couldn't otherwise afford orthodontic treatment to get a better smile.

Who We Are: https://vimeo.com/284966502

https://smiledirectclub.com

Benefits of Joining the Club

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401K with match
  • PTO
  • Aligner and Whitening Benefit
  • Collaborative work environment and positive culture


Company Profile

SmileDirectClub was founded on a simple belief: everyone deserves a smile they love. The Company is the first digital brand for straightening your smile, created after the realization that recent trends in 3D printing and telehealth could bring about disruptive change to the invisible aligner market by matching licensed professionals, a quality clear-aligner product, and customers together. By leveraging proprietary, cutting-edge technology, SmileDirectClub, LLC-affiliated dentists are providing greater access of care to consumers who couldn't otherwise afford orthodontic treatment to get a better smile.




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