Senior Data Scientist

Location: Sydney NSW

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Our Story:

hi. We're hipages.

hipages provides a better, smarter way to connect tradies and consumers and get the job done well.

Our purpose is to make home improvement effortlessly efficient, creating happier homes. We build technology that solves the frictions of an industry ready for optimisation and are on a mission to bring simplicity, trust and create a seamless experience for our tradies and homeowners.

To date, over two million Australians have changed the way they find, hire and manage trusted tradies to get a job done around their home by using hipages. Our team thrives on bringing simplicity and trust to the tradie/consumer experience.

hipages. Change the way you tradie!

Your Challenge

The Data Platform & Products team plays a critical role at hipages by providing insights and enabling the business through both data capabilities and advanced application of data to business problems. As a Senior Data Scientist joining the team you'll be responsible for identifying business opportunities and creating data-driven improvements to hipages' product, applications and processes. In this role you'll design and deploy end-to-end machine learning applications as well as leverage hipages' data assets to discover insights and shape the product experience. Working closely with product teams, data engineers and data analysts you will be influential in defining the direction of the hipages marketplace as we continue to evolve and grow and apply your expertise to find the best experience for our customers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Building the data science capability, and deploying data products
  • Identifying, analysing and monitoring key metrics that drive the business
  • Identifying commercial opportunities leveraging large and/or complex, internal and external data assets
  • Designing, implementing and launching experiments to test new products and packages
  • Presenting actionable insights to the product teams to inform product and design
  • Taking ownership of data products for the team/application and driving a process of iterative improvement and stakeholder management
  • Coaching junior data scientists, data analysts and data engineers
  • Contributing to the development of an open, positive atmosphere within the team

Your CV

  • PHD or Masters in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics or a related quantitative qualification
  • Adept in SQL & NoSQL
  • Adept in Python, R and/or Scala
  • Experience with platforms such as Spark, Sagemaker, Kuberenetes,
  • Experienced in creating and owning data products deployed for consumption by internal and external customers
  • Experienced in machine learning covering NLP and recommendation engines
  • Familiar with the AWS technology stack (S3, Athena)
  • Familiar with mechanics of a two-sided marketing place
  • Accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment

Why join the hipages family?

Our team members really are at the forefront of our business and we empower our team to have a voice, make a difference, help lead the business forward and keep hipages one of the best places to work in Australia. A dedicated high performance team, huge investment in your career development, superior employee benefits and participation within our Employee Share Program are just some of the many reasons to join us, not to mention the free brekkie and the most amazing office in Australia, located in the heart of Sydney CBD!

What you can expect:

At hipages, no two days are the same and our pace is fast! Interesting, meaningful and challenging work within our diverse and inclusive 'one team' culture will have you leaping out of bed in the morning. We regularly refer to our company values to guide our behaviours and empower our team to feel free to be themselves so they can unleash their maximum potential. We are down-to-earth people who genuinely work together as a team to make it happen. This is hipages' DNA.

We also love celebrating - everything! Birthdays, babies, big wins, little wins and anything in between; our company celebration events are legendary! Check out our Instagram #hipagesteam to get the picture.

Does this sound like the place you belong? Welcome home.

hipages. Change the way you career!

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