Data Scientist - Activity

Remote - San Francisco, California, United States

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Oura is an award-winning and fast-growing startup that helps people track all stages of sleep and activity using the Oura Ring and connected app. By providing daily feedback and practical steps to inspire healthy lifestyles, we've helped hundreds of thousands of people improve their sleep, understand their bodies, and transform their health. We’re on a mission to empower every person to own their inner potential, and we’re seeking candidates who want to make an impact on our journey.

We are looking for a Data Scientist to join our Activity squad. The activity squad develops features related to exercise and activity, including measurement of heart rate during workouts and detection of different types of activity. As the data scientist on this squad, your tasks will include investigating biometric signals collected during activity, working with designers and engineers to develop new activity-related product features, and training ML models to enable those features. You should be comfortable with both exploratory data science/statistics, and with contributing ML code to our production codebase. Our vision is to create a fully personalized solution for monitoring and guiding users’ exercise levels to optimize their health, and your work will be a core part of making this vision a reality.


We would love to have you on our team, if you:

  • Are excited about bringing better health and wellness to hundreds of thousands of people worldwide
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, sometimes unpredictable, and highly collaborative work environment
  • Have three of more years of work experience as a data scientist or machine learning engineer, including developing models for deployment to product
  • Have mastered a wide range of statistical techniques, and developed an intuition for what tool to apply in every situation
  • Are adept at creating visualizations that make complex results understandable at a glance
  • Are experienced in SQL and data wrangling
  • Have experience in signal processing or time series analysis
  • Have advanced skills in Python, including scipy/numpy
  • Familiarity with any of the following a plus: AWS, pytorch


At Oura, we care about you and your wellbeing. Everyone here at Oura has a ring of their own and are continually looking to improve their health and add to our benefits!

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Wellness benefits
  • Flexible working hours + work-life balance
  • An Oura ring of your own
  • Beautiful workspace in San Francisco by Pier 31
  • 20 days of PTO
  • Amazing culture of collaborative and passionate coworkers

Oura is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Individuals seeking employment at Oura are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, socioeconomic status, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. We will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please send us your application as soon as possible. We will start reviewing the applications immediately, as we receive them.

Job region(s): Remote/Anywhere North America
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