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The Knot Worldwide // collection of brands focused on weddings & couples
 
Engineering, Full Time    Austin    Posted: Monday, July 15, 2019
 
   
 
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WHAT WE DO MATTERS:

Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 15 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, GigMasters, The Bump, How They Asked, Lasting, & more) inspire, inform, & celebrate our communities as they move through lifes milestones. From the proposal to creating a home, & starting a family together, were there for every step of the journey. Our couples & business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.

ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM:

The Knot Worldwide is in search of a full-time Data Scientist. Our Data Scientists work with stakeholders across all departments within the company. They answer strategic questions & provide insight to internal decision makers ranging from executives & senior management to product managers & team leads. They also work with our product team to develop data driven algorithms that improve features on the website.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create smarter product solutions for our couples & vendors
  • Answer strategic questions by analyzing behavioral data
  • Communicate, collaborate & present results to clients within The Knot Worldwide
  • Explore novel ways to look at our data

SUCCESSFUL DATA SCIENTIST CANDIDATES HAVE:

  • Master's Degree or Ph.D. preferred
  • Proficiency in key statistical & machine learning techniques (predictive modeling, classification, clustering, text analytics, recommender systems , data mining methods, forecasting, & other advanced techniques)
  • Proficiency with R or Python
  • Familiarity with common Linux command line tasks & version control software like git or svn preferable
  • Ability to communicate effectively & influence others
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment & shift gears quickly

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU:

  • You deeply understand our users & put them at the center of everything you do. You aim to serve & delight them every day.
  • You are respectful & act with the highest integrity. If you see something that isnt right, you say something.
  • You ask questions to understand a perspective & are comfortable respectfully challenging assumptions. You are not turned off by constructive conflict to get to the right answer.
  • You set clear ambitious goals. You anticipate obstacles, persevere, & are accountable for your commitments.
  • You arent afraid to challenge the status quo & know that theres no such thing as failure if you learn from it.
  • You seek out feedback & never settle in your quest to grow & develop. By being here, you make our company stronger.

WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US:

The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience & we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. From flexible vacation & generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness & giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all elsein & out of the office.

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The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees & applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability. In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state & local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

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This position is not eligible for sponsorship.

 
 
 
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