Moving is one of the most universally relatable problems. Everyones done it -- & everyone knows how frustrating & painful it can be. Updater is solving that pain at scale. Were a well-funded & growth-focused company that helps over 25% of all households in the US move annually, & were growing quickly.
On the Data team, our mission is to use data to improve business outcomes. We partner closely with stakeholders across the company to democratize data-driven decision-making & bring data to bear on Updaters toughest problems. We play an active role in all major business decisions, & originate impactful initiatives that help build the next-generation moving experience were creating for hundreds of millions of Americans!
As a Lead Data Scientist, youll lead business performance forecasting & opportunity evaluation across Updater. Youll partner with fellow data scientists on the Data team, our FP&A team, & other key leaders to develop a deep understanding of the levers that move our business, craft high-confidence forecasts of Updaters growth, & rigorously evaluate new initiatives under consideration by our executive team. Youll have the unique opportunity to significantly impact the entire organization in developing the foundation for data science to accurately predict potential revenue generation & inform how those forecasts are impacted by business decisions. Youll also help build our Financial Data Science function from the ground up.
Updater makes moving easier for the 11 million households that relocate every year in the US. With Updater, users seamlessly forward mail, transfer utilities, connect TV & internet, & much more. Thousands of the most prominent real estate companies in the US (from real estate brokerages to multifamily & relocation companies) rely on Updaters real estate products to save clients hours with a branded & personalized Updater moving experience.
Headquartered in New York City, Updater has raised over $250 million from leading investors, including SoftBank Capital, IA Ventures, Commerce Ventures, Second Century Ventures (the strategic investment arm of the National Association of Realtors), & more. Updater has ranked on Crain's Best Places to Work in NYC in 2016, 2018, & 2021. For more information, please visit www.updater.com.
Updater is proud to be an equal opportunity employer & will consider all qualified applicants regardless of color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, actual or presumed belonging to an ethnic group, or any other legally protected status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.