Data Scientist, Decisions – Driving Experience


At Lyft, our mission is to enhance individuals’s lives with the world’s finest transportation. To do that, we begin with our personal group by creating an open, inclusive, and various group.

As a Knowledge Scientist on the Driving XP crew, you’ll collaborate with our world class crew of engineers, product managers, and designers to design the end-to-end driving expertise for lots of of 1000’s of drivers who work together deeply with our app every single day.  This consists of constructing instruments to set private driving preferences, steerage on when and the place to drive, and designing the perfect UI and personalised XP to get the appropriate rides to the appropriate drivers shortly.

Knowledge Science is on the coronary heart of Lyft’s merchandise and decision-making. You’ll leverage knowledge and rigorous, analytical pondering to form our Driving XP merchandise and make enterprise selections that put drivers first. This can contain figuring out and scoping alternatives, shaping priorities, recommending technical options, designing experiments, and measuring the affect of recent options.


  • Leverage knowledge and analytic frameworks to establish alternatives for progress and effectivity 
  • Associate with product managers, engineers, entrepreneurs, designers, and operators to translate knowledge insights into selections and motion
  • Design and analyze on-line experiments; talk outcomes and act on launch selections
  • Develop analytical frameworks to observe enterprise and product efficiency
  • Set up metrics that measure the well being of our merchandise, in addition to rider and driver expertise


  • Diploma in a quantitative discipline comparable to statistics, economics, utilized math, operations analysis or engineering (superior levels most well-liked), or related work expertise
  • 3+ years of business expertise in an information science or analytical function 
  • Proficiency in SQL – in a position to write structured and environment friendly queries on massive knowledge units
  • Expertise in programming, particularly with knowledge science and visualization libraries in Python or R
  • Expertise in on-line experimentation and statistical evaluation
  • Robust oral and written communication abilities, and skill to collaborate with and affect cross-functional companions 


  • Prolonged well being and dental protection choices, together with life insurance coverage and incapacity advantages
  • Psychological well being advantages
  • Household constructing advantages
  • Entry to a Well being Care Financial savings Account
  • Along with provincial noticed holidays, crew members get 15 days paid time without work, with an extra day for annually of service 
  • 4 Floating Holidays every calendar 12 months prorated based mostly off of date of rent
  • 10 paid sick days per 12 months no matter province
  • 18 weeks of paid parental depart. Organic, adoptive, and foster dad and mom are all eligible

Lyft proudly pursues and hires a various workforce. Lyft believes that each individual has a proper to equal employment alternatives with out discrimination due to race, ancestry, native land, color, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, intercourse, sexual orientation, gender identification, gender expression, age, marital standing, household standing, incapacity, pardoned file of offences, or another foundation protected by relevant regulation or by Firm coverage.  Lyft additionally strives for a wholesome and secure office and strictly prohibits harassment of any form.  Lodging for individuals with disabilities can be supplied upon request in accordance with relevant regulation through the utility and hiring course of.  Please contact your recruiter now in the event you want to make such a request.

This function can be in-office on a hybrid schedule — Crew Members can be anticipated to work within the workplace 3 days per week on Mondays, Thursdays and a team-specific third day. Moreover, hybrid roles have the flexibleness to work from anyplace for as much as 4 weeks per 12 months.

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