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Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist
San Francisco, US
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Job Description

Data Science is an integral component of Coinbase’s product and decision making process: we work in partnership with Product, Engineering and Design to influence the roadmap and better understand our users. With a deep expertise in experimentation, analytics and advanced modeling, we produce insights which directly move the company’s bottom line.

**What you’ll be doing (ie. job duties): **

  • Act as a strategic partner to functional teams: initiate and execute deep analyses and models to prioritize opportunities and provide actionable recommendations.

  • Design and guide experiments/analysis to measure impact and drive product improvements.

  • Measure business performance, develop / refine core metrics and create reporting to understand and monitor them.

  • Synthesize data learnings into compelling stories and communicate them throughout Coinbase and to senior executives.

  • Conduct deep dives to help solve complex problems to drive impact for our business.

  • Initiate, develop, and maintain data pipelines with outstanding craftsmanship.

**What we look for in you (ie. job requirements): **

  • BA / BS degree in a quantitative field (ex Math, Stats, Physics, or Computer Science) with 5+ years relevant experience, or or PhD degree in a related field with + 2 years of relevant experience.

  • Ability to independently create plans for projects and a track record of overseeing large / complex analytical projects spanning multiple teams.

  • Understanding of statistical concepts and practical experience applying them (in A|B testing, causal inference, ML, etc.).

  • Experience in data analyses using SQL.

  • Experience in at least one programming language (preferably Python).

  • Demonstration of our core cultural values: clear communication, positive energy, continuous learning, and efficient execution.

Nice to haves:

  • Data engineering skills + a willingness to do lower level work to improve data foundations as needed.

ID: G2462

Pay Transparency Notice: Depending on your work location, the target annual salary for this position can range from $140,250 to $206,000 + target bonus + target equity + benefits (including medical, dental, vision and 401(k)).

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