Director, Data Science

| Greater LA Area

FabFitFun is looking for a Director of Data Science to lead, manage, and grow our data science team, while creating data products that are at the core of our business. The data science team develops statistical and machine-learning models used to recommend products, personalize our member experience in multiple channels, guide merchandise decisions, cluster and segment our members, and drive many other key decisions across the company. You will lead the team as it develops new data products, automates key decisions, and analyzes massive data sets to help define the future of the company and help us get closer to our goal of box personalization. 

What you’ll do:

  • Lead a rapidly growing team of experienced data scientists and data science managers
  • Develop and codify best practices for modeling, testing, and analysis across the team and other teams using data across the business
  • Continue to grow our team to support the rapid growth of our core business and help deepen the integration of data science across the company
  • Work closely with our business intelligence and data engineering teams to support data-driven decision-making with analyses and algorithm development
  • Define and direct the technical strategy for data products at the heart of our subscription business
  • Find and create new opportunities for data science to impact new and existing lines of business
  • Provide statistical and machine learning expertise and mentorship to improve skills across your team and others
  • Lead collaboration between data science and its many business partners and stakeholders, including engineering, product, finance, merchandising, marketing, and operations teams
  • Own decision-making about data science tools and infrastructure, helping the team and company find the best technologies to analyze, visualize, extract, and store data
  • Present and explain results to major stakeholders and executives

What you’ll bring:

  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. in data science, statistics, computer science, mathematics, physical or social sciences, engineering, or other quantitative field
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • 3+ years of experience hiring and managing data scientists, analysts, and/or engineers
  • Proven ability to tackle business problems with data science solutions in production
  • Proven ability in developing both automated services and ad hoc analyses
  • Expert knowledge of modern machine learning algorithms (regression, classification, random forests, clustering, optimization, etc.) and statistical inference
  • Strong programming skills (Python, SQL, and R)
  • Strong data visualization skills (Tableau, Looker, Python/R packages, etc.)
  • Experience with consumer/consumer-facing data
  • Experience with two or more of the following is highly preferred:
    • Constrained optimization
    • Recommender systems
    • Natural language processing
    • Survival analysis
    • Lifetime value modeling
    • Bayesian modeling

What you’ll get:

  • A world-class data science team with a chance to grow and define its direction and practices into the future
  • A modern data science platform with full ownership over deploying and optimizing models
  • Full support from dedicated business intelligence and data engineering teams
  • Ownership of major, company-defining projects in areas like product selection, product recommendation, personalization, customer segmentation, and lifetime value prediction
  • Amazing benefits including medical, dental, vision, FSA, and 401k
  • Flexible PTO
  • Catered meals and kitchen stocked with great snacks and drinks
  • Free FabFitFun subscription and quarterly credit in the Add-Ons store
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Location

In the heart of West Hollywood! Close to many staples of the LA area including The Beverly Center, The Grove and popular restaurants and bars.

What are FabFitFun, Inc. Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Stocked Kitchen
Stocked kitchen with amazing snacks that suit both looking for something healthy or a sweet treat in the afternoon. Kombucha & cold brew also on tap!
Some Meals Provided
FabFitFun offers 3 catered a meals a week at our HQ in West Hollywood. Breakfast provided on Monday, while Lunch is provided on Tuesday and Friday.
Parking
Paid parking available for all of our employees with a paid parking incentive for those who commute to the office and don't require a parking spot or vouchers.
Pet Friendly
Dog friendly office!
Fitness Subsidies
You will have access to our online digital streaming platform (FabFitFun TV) that hosts a library of online fitness classes from top studies. Also hosted fitness classes every quarter in nearby gyms.

Additional Perks + Benefits

Generous compensation package and extensive benefits. 12 weeks’ paid parental leave. Free FabFitFun subscription and tons of beauty freebies! Daily impact on personalizing the FabFitFun member experience.

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