The front page of the internet," Reddit brings over 430 million people together each month through their common interests, inviting them to share, vote, comment, & create across thousands of communities.
The mission of our newly formed Ecosystem team is to support Reddits strategy through the independent evaluation of new initiatives & by being the source of truth of company-level product performance metrics. We are looking for a Data Science Manager who would like to join our organization & own the entire Ecosystem vertical & lead a team of Data Scientists. If you would like to join the Data Science leadership ranks & drive the conversation for the most strategic decisions Reddit will take at the executive level over the next months & years, we have a role for you!
How Youll Have Impact:
You will be the eyes & brain behind getting foundational understanding of how Reddit works, & the expected impact of various different strategic initiatives. You will steer Reddits strategy & guide the companys investment so we can fulfill our mission of bringing a sense of community & belonging to everybody in the world.
What Youll Learn:
- You will be exposed to the ins & outs of everything that is happening at Reddit, & as a result will learn about every single strategic area that is being created
- You will work directly with leadership & every Data Science team embedded across the organization.
What Youll Do:
- Own the Ecosystem Pillar for all of Reddit
- Leverage data to valuate new strategic initiatives - isolate the correct factors, metrics to monitor & targets
- Provide a single source of truth for company-level product performance metrics & guidance
- Mentor & manage a mighty team of Data Scientists conducting exploratory data analysis & forecasting
- Manage interactions with senior leadership from every & any Product & Engineering vertical, Finance & Reddits most senior executives
Who You Might Be:
- 6+ years of experience in Data Science or Analytics function in a tech consumer company
- 2-4 years working in a Tech Strategy / Ecosystem role
- Proficient in SQL
- Experience with product metrics across different areas, new metric definition & target setting
- Strategic intuition & business sense. Can think creatively about how to use data to answer an ambiguous business / product question. Experience with opportunity sizing, target setting
- Experience managing senior cross-functional stakeholders (VP, C-level)
- Experience managing small / medium sized teams (manager at a large company or director level at a smaller company)
- Desire to be a senior leader in a Data Science organization
- Self-starter, not afraid of breaking new ground