Chewy: Senior Pricing Data Scientist
343 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02110

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Our Opportunity:

Chewy is seeking a highly motivated, goal-oriented, and analytical Senior Pricing Data Scientist to join our exciting and fast paced office in Boston, MA. Our team is growing and if you are equally passionate about developing data science solutions to Pricing problems in e-commerce, an opportunity at Chewy may be a great match!

As a Senior Pricing Data Scientist, you will be focused on leveraging your data science experience to solving large-scale challenges in Pricing, including but not limited to demand estimation. You should be excited to adapt your quantitative skills towards creative solutions tailored to the unique Chewy environment and the needs of our loyal pet-loving customers.

What youll do:

  • Design and implement econometric or machine learning models to estimate demand response to price and promotional treatments using both observational and experimental data
  • Effectively partner with business stakeholders to define and answer key business questions
  • Identify opportunities and own workstreams for improving Pricing Strategy performance and driving value
  • Collaborate with specialists in Data Science, Analytics, Engineering, Economics, and other functions to efficiently develop reliable and reproducible techniques at scale
  • Mentor junior team members and demonstrate Data Science and development best practices

What youll need:

  • A PhD in a quantitative field where data and statistics are important
  • Experience in Python, R, or other Data Science object-oriented programming language
  • Experience applying machine learning techniques at scale and parameter tuning (e.g., neural networks, random forest/XGBoost/LiteGBM, clustering)
  • Experience with SQL or other databases, Git, GitHub, bash / UNIX scripting
  • Track record of success in tackling difficult or ambiguous empirical problems
  • Enthusiasm for taking initiative and ownership of projects, including data collection, model development, estimation, and validation
  • Keen critical thinking skills and judgment for balancing depth and pacing
  • Passion for communicating complex quantitative material with concision and precision
  • Open-mindedness and eagerness to collaborate in a highly interdisciplinary environment and develop innovative techniques to solve business problems in a fast-paced environment

Bonus:

  • Backgrounds in Economics (industrial organization, applied microeconomics, applied econometrics), Quantitative Marketing, Finance, Machine Learning, Statistics, Operations Research, Applied Math
  • Experience in an eCommerce environment or experience in Pricing
Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Bill Poitras
Software Engineer

It’s amazing working with such a diverse group of talented people at Chewy! I really love the culture of fun, collaboration, hard work, and innovation that I’ve seen throughout the company. I especially am impressed the lengths our company strives to wow our customers. I’ve witnessed first-hand how our customer service representatives not only encourage the passion of pet parents, but share their own. I’m grateful for the opportunity to learn so much new technology and the world of e-commerce.

Becca Litwack
Affiliate Marketing Manager

The environment at Chewy is energizing and there is a strong sense of purpose. Our focused attention to the customer leads to great enthusiasm for the work we get to do. There is real comradery on the teams as well – our team frequently lunches together which lends to a friendly work environment, collaboration, and innovation. Having dogs in the office doesn’t hurt either!

Shantesh Kanekar
Director of Software Engineering

The company known for best in class Customer Service knows how to keep its internal customers (our team members) happy, too. There is a positive energy and vibe the moment you set foot in the office. The workforce at Chewy is a vibrant mix of diversity in all aspects but one thing that is common is the shared belief of being the best in class at whatever job function one is in.

Chris Foley
Senior Software Development Manager

Working at Chewy is fast-paced, challenging, and very fulfilling. Each person here has the opportunity to have a profound effect on how we wow both our internal and external customers. We place a very high value on customer service here at Chewy and regardless of what you are working on, the customer satisfaction is always going to be #1. By everyone working towards the same common goal, teamwork organically happens in everything we do.