Manager, Data Science Engineering

San Francisco, CA

Full Time
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Posted 1 week ago

Build the foundations for understanding Stripe data. 

Stripe is the best software platform for running an internet business. We handle billions of dollars every year for hundreds of thousands of businesses around the world. 

With all this data, the Data Science Core team is looking for an experienced manager to help us grow the team supporting data and tools for the company. If you have experience building and scaling datasets, developing partnerships with engineering teams to improve instrumentation and data quality, and are interested in growing a highly impactful team, we want to hear from you.

We’re looking for people with a strong background in data engineering to guide the vision for data schemas, tooling, and pipelines at Stripe. The team's work will provide Stripe with visibility into how products are being used and how we can better serve our customers.

 We’re looking for someone who has:

  • Experience in managing and building data engineering teams. 
  • Built APIs, products, and complex data systems at scale
  • Experience working on a large scale data warehouse or  experimentation platforms
  • A computer science, math, or science degree or software engineering experience


You may be a fit if:


  • You have experience building software products from kick-off to ship
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills with a talent for precise articulations of end-users problems
  • Beyond just shipping new products, you obsess about continuous product improvement and can optimize for shipping a portfolio of small, medium and large releases


You will:

  • Grow a team of data engineers to continue to scale our data pipelines, drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources, and improve our data model and instrumentation as the Stripe product evolves
  • Build relationships with engineering teams, product managers, and data scientists to generalize data needs and guide the roadmaps of our internal platforms
  • Mentor and grow your team across technical architecture, partnership with stakeholders, project management, and a strong internal product sense
  • Help identify and build shared libraries and resources for Data Science work such as, forecasting tooling, anomaly detection at scale, and support for different machine learning approaches


You might work on:

  • Developing unified user data schemas and tables that provide a complete view of the business across our various products such as Stripe Connect, Capital, Billing, etc
  • Building data pipelines that track our adoption, revenue and margins.
  • Working on our centralized experimentation platform to pipeline experiment metrics and compute key statistics
  • Our full stack of tools, which spans Spark, Scala, Python, R, Javascript, React, and SQL
Job tags: Engineering JavaScript Machine Learning Python R Scala Spark SQL