Data Scientist

Denver, United States

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Dataiku is allowing enterprises to create value with their data in a human-centered way while breaking down silos and encouraging collaboration. One of the most unique characteristics of our product, Data Science Studio (DSS), is the breadth of its scope and the fact that it caters both to technical and non-technical users. Through DSS, we aim to empower people through data and democratize data science.
We're looking for a Data Scientist to join Dataiku in our Denver office.
Dataiku’s promise to our customers is to provide them with the software and support needed to accelerate their Data Science and Machine Learning maturity. Dataiku’s Data Science team is responsible for delivering on that promise. Internally, we call the team the DataFab, ask us about it!
As a Data Scientist at Dataiku, you will have the opportunity to participate in our customer's journey, from supporting their discovery of the platform, it's installation and configuration, to training users and co-developing data science applications, from design to deployment. You will get hands-on experience coding in multiple languages and applying the latest big data technologies to business uses cases. Our ideal candidate is comfortable learning new languages, technologies, and modeling techniques while being able to explain their work to other data scientists and clients.


  • Co-develop data science projects with our customers 
  • Crunch, analyze and investigate various kinds of data, across industries and use cases
  • Explore new machine learning algorithms, and apply them to real-world business applications
  • Deploy Machine Learning models to production, and develop its integration or front-end (e.g. a predictive webapp)
  • Help users discover the Dataiku platform and to master its use by providing trainings to users with a wide range of backgrounds and skill levels (data science, IT, analysts, managers, etc…)
  • Communicate results to non-technical colleagues and clients
  • Provide data science expertise to customers and internally to Dataiku’s sales, marketing, and R&D teams


  • Curiosity and a desire to learn new topics and skills
  • Empathy for others and an eagerness to share your knowledge and expertise with your colleagues, Dataiku’s customers, and the general public
  • 2+ years of experience with R or Python
  • 2+ years of experience with predictive modeling
  • Familiarity with data visualization in Python, R or JavaScript
  • Understanding of relational data structures and SQL

Bonus points:

  • Experience with PySpark, SparkR or Scala
  • Experience developing WebApps
  • Experience building APIs
  • Experience with cloud infrastructures, especially Kubernetes
  • Passion for teaching or public speaking


  • Exposure to a wide range of enterprise customers across industries. Examples of Dataiku’s hundreds of customers include GE, Unilever, Comcast, Ubisoft, OVH, Santander, and Capgemini.
  • A wide diversity of projects and tasks ensures that no two days will be alike
  • Opportunity to contribute to the core vision of our company and product: simplify and democratize the way people work with data and use Artificial Intelligence
  • Exposure to the latest, open source technologies that Dataiku integrates. See our release notes for our latest developments:
  • Competitive compensation package, equity, health benefits, and paid vacation
  • Trips to Paris (our European HQ) and other locations worldwide for company-wide and team summits
  • Opportunity to work with a smart, passionate and driven team in hypergrowth mode
  • Dataiku has a strong culture based on key values: Transparency, Ambition, Excellence, Humility, and Empathy
To fulfill its mission, Dataiku is growing fast! In 2019, we achieved unicorn status, went from 200 to 400 people and opened new offices across the globe. Spanning from Sydney to Frankfurt, Denver to London, geography doesn’t stop Dataikers from working closely together and sharing experiences. Collaboration is key within our product and culture. We strive to create a sense of belonging and community while fostering diverse thinking by encouraging cross-team, cross-office interactions like our annual company offsite or Paris onboarding. Fly over to Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram to read stories about our culture, people, and success. 
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