Data Scientist: Premium Product Innovation

New York, NY

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Posted 1 month ago

We’re looking for a results-oriented Data Scientist to join a team leading efforts to further expand our customer offering for Spotify Premium, and help us deliver an outstanding Premium experience to the world’s music fans.
What does the music landscape look like in 2023? How will people listen to music in a world of voice controlled UI, autonomous cars and AR? With a focus on innovation projects, you will be part of a small, agile, and constantly evolving team, working to identify and execute upon growth opportunities that meet our results-oriented commercial and user experience goals.
In this role, you will empower the team with all things data - analyzing survey data to glean consumer insights and advice market sizing workstreams, dive into Spotify’s user-level streaming behavior, artist affinity to build new core datasets and dashboards - and more. The Data Scientist will be capable of setting their own priorities and pushing ahead through any obstacle.

What you'll do:

  • Work closely with a tight knit, cross-functional team of engineers, data scientists, user researchers, designers, and product managers who are all passionate about creating new innovative products/experiences for our users
  • Perform segmentation analyses to understand how users currently engage with Spotify, what their key challenges are, craft the future of what the users experience or product suite could become.
  • Turn data into insights helping to conceptualise and define innovative “go-to-market” products and app features for our members.
  • Establish and maintain data curiosity to drive tangible business impact.
  • Post-COVID, work from our office in New York with some travel to other Spotify office locations

Who you are:

  • You have demonstrated ability, with a degree in statistics, mathematics, computers science or equivalent on-the-job experience
  • Coding skills (such as Python) and analytics tools experience (such as Pandas, SQL, or R), machine learning packages a plus.
  • Capacity and passion to translate business objectives into meaningful insights, and analytics results into business and product recommendations.
  • Experience with quantitative survey research (e.g. conjoint/maxdiff), A/B testing, and marketing analytics
  • You thrive in a multifaceted environment and are able to execute with autonomy
  • Experience in consulting/product-insights or geolocation data a plus
You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It’s in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 320 million users.
Job tags: Consulting Machine Learning Marketing Pandas Python R Research SQL Travel
Job region(s): North America
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