Data Scientist, Product

San Francisco, CA

Who We Are:

Twitter users generate many terabytes of data every single day; Twitter engineers run hundreds of experiments; Twitter data scientists craft increasingly sophisticated models of users and content. The Analytics team’s mission is to empower product and business through impactful and creative applications of experimentation, machine learning, and data analysis.

What You’ll Do:

You will be a key member of the Product Data Science group within the Analytics team working closely with our partners in engineering, product, design, and user research. Your work will directly influence the exciting new product areas that Twitter is building.

As such, you will:

  • Conduct analyses to learn from our vast amount of data

  • Apply advanced statistical techniques to model user behavior, identify causal impact and attribution, build and benchmark metrics.

  • Write complex data flows using SQL, Spark, Scalding, R and Python scripts.

  • Use data visualization tools (e.g, Tableau, Zeppelin) to share ongoing insights.

  • Communicate findings to executives and cross-functional product teams.

Who You Are:

  • You have an advanced degree with a background in quantitative analysis or possess commensurate work experience using these skills to solve problems and answer questions in an industry setting.

  • You are a self-starter who is capable of learning on the job, takes initiative, and can thrive within a large team. You can pivot from blockers and develop a new approach when there are no precedents.

  • You have experience owning complex projects from start to finish and influencing entire organizations with the work you do. You define a data science roadmap and execute against it in collaboration with others.

  • You are passionate about insights, not just data. You’re a strategic thinker and are able to synthesize methodology and data into actionable business and/or product strategy from your analyses.

  • You communicate your findings clearly and effectively to a wide audience of relevant partners, and are capable of building meaningful presentations and analyses that tell a story.

  • You are personable, empathetic, and able to connect with each and every person on the team and throughout the company.

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer.

We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

San Francisco applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


 

Engineering Hiring Process

Step 1

Once your application is received, a recruiter will reach out pending your qualifications are a match for the role.

Step 2

If your background is a match, you may have 1-2 technical phone interviews or be given the chance to provide a work sample depending on the role.

Step 3

If the phone interviews go well or your work sample is strong, the final step includes interviews with 5-6 people held onsite in our office.

Application

Personal Information

This field is required.
This field is required.
This field is required.
This field is required.
Required field. PDFs only; max file size is 1MB.
Required field. PDFs only; max file size is 1MB.

U.S. Equal Opportunity Employment Information  (Completion is Voluntary)

At Twitter, we have a bold aspiration to reach every person on the planet. We believe that goal is more attainable with a team that understands and represents different cultures and backgrounds and we are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter.

This is where you come in! Please take a few minutes to provide us with your information. You are not required to provide this information and you may select “Decline to Disclose”. Your decision to provide information (or not) will not affect your employment or opportunities at Twitter.

Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

You can view the ‘EEO is the Law’ poster here.

Twitter does not accept any unsolicited resumes from recruiting agencies and will not pay fees associated with any such resumes. Agencies, please do not send resumes to any Twitter location, employee, or email address.

Twitter, Inc. is committed to working with and providing access and reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical or mental disabilities. If you need an accommodation in order to apply for open job opportunities, please submit a description of your accommodation request to RARequest-Recruiting@twitter.com. This email is only for accommodation requests related to the application process.

Twitter cares about your privacy and protecting your data.  Please click the privacy policy link and acknowledge you have read and understood how Twitter treats your privacy and your data.  

Applicant Data - You have a choice. Can we keep your personal data for both the job you are applying for and any other Twitter jobs that we feel you may be a match for? If you choose yes we will retain your personal data for a period of twelve months to consider you for other job opportunities at Twitter.
Analytics - May we use personal data from your resume and application to analyze and improve the Twitter hiring experience.
Success
Thanks for applying!
Error
Submission failed. Please make sure all fields are correctly formatted.

Don't see the right fit?

Check out other opportunities at Twitter.