Data Scientist

Mountain View, CA
Engineering
Full-time
YourMechanic is looking for a Data Scientist who shares our vision and believes that there is a lot more information in data than a cursory look can reveal. You will use cutting edge Data Science - Machine Learning, NLP, Neural Networks, etc. - to model multi-dimensional data on YourMechanic platform and help optimize all aspects of the business. Through organizing the universe of car repair data, you will also invent new ways to enable stellar car repair service. Together, we will create a new market and change how everyone maintains and repairs their car.

Project Examples

    • Use Artificial Intelligence techniques to enable users to self-diagnose car problems and book accurate services.
    • Enable accurate, instant pricing while accounting for vendor and operational variability.
    • Optimize schedules and routes of mechanics to help them maximize their time utilization and earning potential.
    • Apply Machine Learning algorithms to formulate customer and mechanic retention programs to maximize value of the marketplace.
    • Build Business Intelligence through predictions around appointment completions, conversions with actionable insights for business.
    • Enable the organization to make data-driven decisions by preparing and automating data reports and alerts.

Requirements

    • Extensive experience with SQL
    • B.S. or M.S. in a quantitative field required. PhD in similar fields a plus.
    • Extensive experience with Statistical/Machine Learning, NLP, Deep Learning
    • Strong programming skills. Able to write algorithms needed for modeling and prediction that deals with advanced data structures.
    • Follow Data Science literature and advancements. The most successful candidates possess the ability to apply cutting edge advancements in Data Science methodologies to relevant business problems.

Benefits

    • Competitive compensation
    • Excellent medical, vision & dental insurance
    • 1 mile from San Antonio CalTrain station
    • 401k, FSA, transit/carpool benefits
    • Unlimited vacation days and 7 paid holidays
    • Daily lunch program & ample stock of snacks and beverages
    • Car maintenance discount and free oil changes!
    • Awesome team mates!
We offer an opportunity to build something meaningful. Your work will redefine a massive industry ($220B a year), which is begging for disruption. You will also empower thousands of mechanics to live a better life. We’re growing fast and offering the opportunity to build something that really matters and leave a legacy.
 
YourMechanic is backed by top tier investors like Andreessen Horowitz & Softbank. 

We welcome international talent and sponsor H1B visas!