Senior Data Scientist, Forecasting
SALARY $150,000 - $180,000

How would you like to be a Senior Data Scientist at the worlds #1 language learning company, with a current valuation of over $6 Billion after their recent IPO? We're looking for 2 Senior Data Scientist to join the team, one that focuses on Engagement, and another that focuses on Forecasting. This is an amazing chance to take your talents to a company whereby the sky's the limit, and work with some incredible Data professionals along the way.


What's The Job?

As a Senior Data Scientist that focuses on Forecasting, you will be utilizing data for forecasts that guide in product development for learners across the globe. You will also be utilizing statistical methods to inform and implement company-wide strategic decisions to drive business results. This position will be in close collaboration with other department heads to ensure business-critical initiatives are seamless along with presenting to C Suite executives regarding data driven insights.

In tech terms, you need to be an expert in SQL, R/Python and statistical models (we'll test for this in the interview process). For Dashboarding and Data Visualizations, our go to is Tableau and Data Studio. Any Big Data technology experience like Redshift, Hadoop, BigQuery, or Hive are all major plusses.


Who Are We?

We are the worlds #1 language learning company, that launched a product used by over 500 Million people around the globe. We recently had our IPO, and are currently valued at over $6 Billion (Yes! Thats Billion with a capital 'B'). Our users use our app regularly to master new languages, and have fun doing it along the way competing with friends and family.

We are headquartered in NYC and also have an office in Pittsburgh, PA. We're open to this position sitting in either office. We're fully remote right now, with the goal of being back in office in January 2022. The current plan at that time is to be 3 days in office (Tues, Weds, Thurs), 2 days WFH (Mon & Fri).


What Skills Do You Need?

  • SQL Pro, along with experience with R and/or Python.
  • We like people from Startup backgrounds that have been part of launching a customer facing product.
  • Experience presenting to C Suite executives about data driven insights
  • Computer Science degree (or equivalent) from a top school.
  • You are a Senior Data Scientist that has had enough tenure in the field to bring best practices to us and showcase leadership skills.
  • You have successfully worked with Big Data and messy data previously.
  • Tableau and/or Data Studio experience.



  • $150,000 - $180,000 Base Salary
  • Full Benefits Package
  • 401(k)


What's In It For You?

You get to be a Senior Data Scientist at THE hottest product in our space, working on a product that helps people better themselves, and be able to communicate with others cross culturally. We make learning new languages fun, and your work will directly impact making it more user friendly and fun for our 500 Million users. Plus we recently had out IPO and still operate very flat, allowing for high visibility across the coming and lots of growth opportunities. Our teammates are the best in the business in their areas of expertise, and you get to leverage that knowledge base every day.



Chris DeCrescenzo

Talent Advocate, Data Science and Data Engineering

(332) 208-5526



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