Senior Data Scientist - Analytics, Trust

San Francisco, CA

Full Time
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Posted 1 week ago

Trust is at the foundation of every Airbnb experience and as such we aim to make it the most trusted platform in the world. As part of the Trust Data Science team, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with a strong team of engineers, product managers, designers and operation agents to build scalable and robust systems to detect, prevent and mitigate fraud on Airbnb. You will be involved in building highly available and real-time risk detection services to understand ever evolving attack vectors and to keep Airbnb a safe and trusted community.

We have a strong team of data scientists, our work is highly sought-after, and our impact on the business is tremendous. If you have a proven background in this field and are excited to help build Airbnb’s community, we want to hear from you. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Defining and evaluating key metrics and understanding what moves them and why
  • Ownership of conceptualizing, developing, and maintaining dashboards and visualizations
  • Investigating evolving fraud trends to extract patterns, identify root causes and propose actionable solutions
  • Communicating analyses and recommendations to cross functional stakeholders for decision making
  • Empowering the team to answer data questions quickly and easily by building high-quality ground truth data sets

Here are example traits we value:

  • Professional industry experience in a quantitative analysis role (6+ years preferred)
  • Comfortable in SQL and some experience with a programming language (Python or R a plus)
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively to cross functional partners of varying technical levels
  • Ability to define relevant metrics that can guide and influence stakeholders to the appropriate and accurate insights
  • Experience or willingness to learn tools to create data pipelines using Airflow
  • Building clear and easy to understand dashboards (Tableau) and presentations 

Benefits:

  • Stock
  • $2,000 yearly employee travel coupon
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance
  • Life & disability coverage
  • 401K
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Apple equipment
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

Job tags: Airflow Python R SQL Tableau Travel