Sr Data Scientist/Sr Product Analyst-India Growth

Uber Overview

The India Growth team at Uber is responsible for accelerating both demand and supply growth across the Indian market. The Data Scientist – India Growth role will provide the data expertise as we drive towards deepening growth, enhancing engagement, and refining the Product roadmap specifically within India. In this position, you will offer a strong data-driven perspective while working closely with product, engineering, design, research, and marketing to localize our features to our markets around the world. You will be on the cutting edge of analysis, leveraging our data sources to propose new ideas and drive key strategic decisions through both offline and online efforts. Our team’s autonomy gives us the flexibility to focus on the highest-impact projects in this dynamic and challenging role as we bring increasing numbers of riders and drivers onto the Uber platform.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leverage data to perform intensive analysis across all areas of our business to drive product development
  • Design experiments and interpret the results to draw detailed and actionable conclusions
  • Generate ideas for exploratory analysis to shape future projects and provide recommendations for actions
  • Perform time-series analyses, hypothesis testing, and causal analyses to statistically assess relative impact and extract trends
  • Build models to enhance understanding of user behavior and predict future performance of cohorts
  • Create dashboards and reports to regularly communicate results and monitor key metrics
  • Present findings to senior management to drive business decisions
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams across disciplines such as product, engineering, design, research, operations, and marketing

REQUIREMENTS

  • 4+ years of experience in a consumer tech Product Analyst or Data Science role
  • BA/BS/MS in Math, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, or other quantitative field (advanced degrees are a plus)
  • Strong SQL skills and the ability to use tools such as Python, R, and Excel to work efficiently at scale with large data sets
  • Advanced knowledge of experimentation and statistical methods
  • Ability to deliver on tight timelines and move quickly while maintaining attention to detail
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to execute on decisions (experience working closely with Product Managers and Engineers is a must)
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently
  • Strong communication and organization skills

Be sure to check out the Uber Engineering Blog to learn more about the team.

Perks

PERKS

  • Employees are showered with Uber credits each month
  • The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you is using the product you built. We’re not just another social web app: we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally
  • Sharp, motivated co-workers in a fun office environment

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