Job description: Looking for a data scientist (DS) temp who will support the ongoing needs of the Waze navigation team (starting ASAP) for a 9 month role.
The position requires working with engineers and data scientists to explore core routing and ETA data behavior via analysis, metric implementation/evaluation, and modeling (clustering, regression, etc.).
Specifically, the DS will help Waze better understand the current routing and ETA system’s performance and build data processes to monitor the system in addition to performing research to help prototype improvements or changes.
Full time employee
BS or MS degree from an analytical discipline (Industrial Eng, Statistics, CS, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering etc)
Highly fluent in working with datasets (SQL).
Coding experience in Python and PySpark
Experience in statistics, working with statistical packages (Python/R),
Experience in translating analysis results into business recommendations and business questions into an analysis framework.
Excellent problem-solving capabilities and critical thinking skills.