Senior Data Scientist

Boston, MA /
Data Science & Research /
At WHOOP, we're on a mission to unlock human performance. WHOOP empowers its members to perform at a higher level through a deeper understanding of their bodies and daily lives.

We’re looking for someone that can help us to solve the data challenges that we know we have, as well as help identify new questions to ask and opportunities to leverage our large and growing data. We’re looking for someone who can apply a wide array of statistical techniques at scale and isn’t afraid to work with physiological data.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Develop advanced mathematical models and algorithms to solve problems
    • Develop software tools and libraries for analytics applications
    • Identify and build new datasets that would enhance models and decision making
    • Work closely with the product manager and engineers to translate prototypes into production-ready code

QUALIFICATIONS

    • Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, or a related field
    • 5+ years of full-time professional experience in a related area
    • 5+ years experience applying advanced mathematical and statistical techniques
    • Knowledge of Machine learning and statistical/mathematical modeling
    • Proficient in the scientific Python stack (numpy, scipy, scikit-learn, matplotlib, pandas, etc)
    • Ability to formulate hypotheses, draw conclusions and deliver results
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to present findings to stakeholders and communicate results to all colleagues
    • Understanding of exercise physiology or athletic experience a plus