Feather: Senior Data Scientist
459 Broadway
New York, NY 10013

Employee Testimonials

Tommy Rowe

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At Feather, our mission is to transform peoples relationship with material goods to create a healthier and happier planet. Youll join a fast-paced, innovative team whose passion lies in delighting customers and helping people live light.

Feather is seeking a Data hire to work closely with our leadership team and investors to help drive the strategic direction of the company.

Youre a great fit if youre happy to get your hands dirty but also understand strategy and have the desire to build a team as we scale.

What youll be doing:

  • Use analytical thinking, mathematics, and data manipulation to build models that can be used across various functions within Feathers operations, engineering, and finance teams to make better and faster decisions
  • Build scalable practices to create a solid foundation for Feathers backend data structure
  • Clearly define analytical business problems and create innovative solutions for them by facilitating the application of cutting edge techniques
  • Create a foundation for a data team and build the team over time by developing KPIs for the function and job descriptions for additional data hires.
  • Transform large sets of raw data into easily consumable reports and models to be read by technical and non-technical users
  • Create dashboards and reports to empower teams (within Looker or excel).

What you need to be successful:

  • 3+ years experience in a data-focused role
  • Experience in SQL or other programming languages (like Javascript, Python, SAS)
  • Strong written and verbal communication to easily articulate findings to teams with varying degrees of experience with data analysis
  • Ability to work as an individual contributor to tackle basic data needs, and context switch to use higher level thinking in team meetings and strategy planning.
  • Experience applying Machine Learning techniques and using platforms such as TensorFlow, Azure, R, Pandas, SparkR, etc.
  • Experience with Looker and the LOOKML, as well as creating models.
  • Experience and background in Finance is a big plus.
  • Some experience with AWS - Redshift services.
  • Some Data Engineering experience or knowledge of ETL process preferred.

Who you are:

  • Based in NYC (or willing to move)
  • Excited about joining a small team and growing with Feather
  • Passionate about Feather's mission
  • Eligible to work in the United States

What youll get when joining Feather:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Generous health, vision, dental, and ancillary benefits
  • Flexible vacation and paid time off
  • A 50% discount on your own Feather subscription
  • The latest MacBook and a high-resolution external monitor
  • A stylish desk and an ergonomic chair (it's what we do, after all!)
Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Tommy Rowe
Tommy Rowe
Account Manager

To me, working at Feather is a perfect balance of being challenged and supported. I’ve done things here I didn’t think I was capable of, all with the knowledge that my team has my back.

Brian Aguirre
Senior Data Scientist

Working at Feather has been a rewarding experience. In terms of my skills and background, it has allowed me to apply my love for math and data towards solving challenging problems that affect the operations of the company. As for in a personal and individual level, I feel I get the support and encouragement needed to grow and learn while wearing multiple hats from such incredibly intelligent and understanding people.