Senior Data Scientist - Marketplace Revenue

Austin, Texas

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Udemy is looking for a senior data scientist to partner with our ever-growing Marketplace Revenue team. Udemy data scientists draw on quantitative methods and business intuition to uncover learnings that drive critical business decisions. We are interested in questions such as:
What are the distinct needs of marketplace learners? How do we improve visitor conversion by surfacing learning quality and value?How do we increase free landing page traffic and conversion?
As a senior data scientist, you’ll be performing several highly critical functions: 
Serve as a subject matter expert, especially while working with other data scientistsIdentify, scope, and execute data-driven analyses to help guide business decisions Act as a data evangelist to create a data-driven culture across the company
Success in this role requires a combination of business and product intuition, practical data analysis experience, and strong communication and collaboration skills.

Here’s what you’ll be doing:

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to inform business and product direction
  • Proactively influence prioritization through data-driven insights
  • Provide technical mentorship to others
  • Design and analyze standard experiments and conduct ad hoc analyses
  • Define metrics and build dashboards to track product and business health
  • Continuously improve the quality and accessibility of data
  • Knowledge and willingness to use the right tool (a scripted model, a dashboard, a presentation) for each analysis 

We’re excited about you because you have:

  • 4+ years of relevant experience in a combination of business/analytics roles (e.g., data science/analytics, management consulting, or business operations)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with non-technical stakeholders
  • Strong business and product intuition and judgment
  • Expert level data storytelling and data visualization ability
  • Broad knowledge of applied statistics, experimental design, and causal inference
  • Expert SQL ability and proficiency with 1+ programming languages (e.g., R or Python)
  • Ability to work autonomously, relentlessly prioritize, and collaborate with team members across time zones 

Preferred but not required:

  • Experience with business intelligence tools (e.g., Looker, Chartio, or Tableau)
About UdemyWe believe anyone can build the life they imagine through online learning. Today, more than 40 million students around the world are advancing their careers and passions by exploring and mastering new skills on Udemy, and expert instructors are able to share their knowledge with the world. Through our global marketplace and our solutions for businesses and governments, we connect people everywhere with the skills they need for success in work and life. We’re a close-knit bunch that enjoys problem-solving and collaboration, and we share a serious belief in the power of learning and teaching to change lives. Udemy’s culture encourages innovation, creativity, passion, and teamwork. We also celebrate our milestones and support each other every day.
Founded in 2010, Udemy is privately owned and headquartered in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood with offices in Denver (Colorado), Dublin (Ireland), Ankara (Turkey), Gurugram (India), and São Paulo (Brazil).
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Job tags: Business Intelligence Consulting Engineering Finance Looker Marketing Python R SQL Tableau
Job region(s): North America
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