Data Scientist - 100% Remote

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Company Overview

Frontdoor is building an elite team of data scientists and engineers that will leverage the power of machine learning and AI to transform its core business and drive business impact. With data from 2M customers nation-wide acquired over 40 years of experience, our business is ripe for a disruption where legacy manual processes can be automated, enhanced, and scaled, creating high business value. There is a wide variety of new and exciting problems to solve, many of which are unique to our industry, such as automated repair recommendations, dynamic pricing, cost modeling, predicting time to failure, repair vs replace decisions, cycle-time prediction, and more.

We are looking for someone who is a fast and independent learner, curious, and passionate about data science and machine learning. You will be working in a diverse environment where you’ll collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of data scientists, analysts, software engineers, and product managers. You’ll be encouraged to take ownership of your projects and to find new opportunities and problems where machine learning could be applied to improve the business.

Key responsibilities:
Process massive amounts of structured and unstructured data.

Build advanced supervised and unsupervised machine learning models for batch and real-time applications.

Research new machine learning solutions to complex business problems.

Develop and deploy models in production using Python.

Run A/B test experiments and analyze results.

Communicate findings to non-technical audience.

Stay current with new tools and techniques in the literature.

Masters in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, or related field (PhD preferred)

Excellent communication skills.

Strong background in machine learning and statistics.

Solid foundation in data structures and algorithms.

Proficiency in Python for numerical/statistical programming (including Numpy, Pandas, and Scikit-learn).

Ability to write complex SQL queries.

Experience training deep neural networks.

Experience with natural language processing.

4 or more years of industry experience building ML and statistical models.

We are passionate about empowering our people, and are creating an environment where associates are engaged and excited to be part of taking the hassle out of home ownership. Our approach to benefits is holistic, and includes health, wellbeing and financial components including: insurance for medical/pharmacy, dental, vision, life, and disability, weight loss and smoking cessation programs, matching 401(k) and ability to participate in our employee stock purchase plan. The incoming salary for this role is $140,000 for the minimum level of experience outlined in the requirements for this role; however, the salary we ultimately offer will typically increase commensurate with experience.

Frontdoor is a company that’s obsessed with taking the hassle out of owning a home. With services powered by people and enabled by technology, it is the parent company of four home service plan brands: American Home Shield, HSA, Landmark and OneGuard, as well as AHS Proconnect , an on-demand membership service for home repairs and maintenance, and Streem, a technology company that enables businesses to serve customers through an enhanced augmented reality, computer vision and machine learning platform. Frontdoor serves more than two million customers across the U.S. through a network of more than 16,000 pre-qualified contractor firms that employ over 45,000 technicians. The company’s customizable home service plans help customers protect and maintain their homes from costly and unexpected breakdowns of essential home systems and appliances. With nearly 50 years of experience, the company responds to over four million service requests annually (or one request every eight seconds).For more details, visit

Job Category: Engineering

ID: R0015760

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