Behavioral Data Scientist

Short Description

Uber is seeking for Behavioral Data Scientist who will be expert in statistics including power analyses, parametric, and non-parametric tests.

Job Description

Roles And Responsibilities:
  • Partner with teams across the company to bring a behavioral science perspective to product and program design, content optimization, and product strategy
  • Apply statistical methods from behavioral science (see eng.uber.com/mediation-modeling Opens a New Window. )
  • Conduct efficient literature reviews to identify relevant behavioral science theories and concepts to apply to a problem space
  • Design and conduct experiments
 
Required Skills And Experience:
  • Ph.D. in Psychology, Marketing, or other quantitative behavioral science
  • Expertise in statistics including power analyses, parametric, and non-parametric tests
  • Expertise in experiment design and methods, from A/B tests to quasi-experiments
  • Expertise in behavioral science theories and concepts applicable to business and product topics
  • Fluency in R or Python
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams, including collaboration with product management, engineering, data science, and marketing
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
 
Bonus Points If
  • Expertise in additional statistical methods (e.g., Bayesian approaches, dyadic analysis, causal inference approaches, factor analysis, SEM).
  • Experience with SQL and Hive.

Behavioral Data Scientist
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