: Senior Pricing Data Scientist

Our Opportunity:

Chewy is revolutionizing the pet industry as one of the fastest growing e-commerce retailers of all time. We offer a convenient way to shop for pet supplies within a highly personalized experience fueled by superior customer care. We work with a dogged determination to wow pet lovers in all their interactions with our company, but we have fun, tooeasy when we have our favorite four-legged friends by our side.

We are looking for a self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and highly goal-oriented Senior Pricing Data Scientist to join our exciting and fast-paced office in Boston, MA. You will have an out sized opportunity to impact the trajectory of and shape the culture at Chewy as it continues its explosive growth. If you want to build innovative Pricing solutions in a dynamic, cross-functional e-Commerce environment, an opportunity in Chewys Pricing team may be a great match!

What you'll do:

  • Leverage your Data Science experience to solve large-scale challenges in end-to-end Pricing problems.
  • Own work-streams for defining and improving Pricing Strategy performance, driving value, and impacting business outcomes and customer experience.
  • Effectively collaborate with business partners as a subject matter expert to develop business proposals, define strategic priorities.
  • Translate difficult or ambiguous business problems within the context of cross-functional Chewy initiatives into Data Science solutions.
  • Partner cross-functionally with Operations & Analytics, Engineering, and other functions to build systems and processes for accelerating development and adoption of Pricing strategies.
  • Mentor junior team members, serve as a thought-partner across Data Science teams, and foster a collaborative working environment by promulgating shared Data Science and development best practices. 

What you'll need:

  • MS with 4+ years of practical hands-on modeling and/or engineering experience or PhD in technical/scientific fields in which data and modeling are important (e.g., Statistics, Operations Research, Machine Learning, Applied Mathematics, or Computer Science).
  • Programming languages including Python (required) or R.
  • Proven track record of successfully solving loosely defined problems using Data Science.
  • Rigorous attention-to-detail on data quality and accuracy, and passion for digging into the data for actionable insights.
  • Keen critical thinking skills, pragmatic problem-solving mindset, and sharp judgment for balancing depth vs. pacing.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to synthesize complex quantitative material with concision and precision.
  • Intellectual curiosity, eagerness to collaborate in a highly interdisciplinary environment, and desire to develop innovative techniques to solve business problems in a fast-paced environment.


  • Backgrounds in Economics (industrial organization, applied microeconomics, applied econometrics), Quantitative Marketing, or Finance.
  • Experience in an e-Commerce or retail environment, or experience in Pricing.

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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.