Senior Product Data Scientist, Multiple Roles


Firm Description

About Shopify

Alternative isn’t evenly distributed. Shopify places independence inside attain for anybody with a dream to begin a enterprise. Since 2006, we’ve grown to over 10,000 staff and generated over $500 billion in gross sales for hundreds of thousands of retailers in 175 international locations. Each 28 seconds, an entrepreneur on Shopify makes their first sale.

That is life-defining work that instantly impacts folks’s lives as a lot because it transforms your individual. That is placing the facility of the few within the palms of the various, is a future with extra voices fairly than fewer, and is creating extra decisions as a substitute of an elite choice.

About you

Shifting at our tempo brings lots of change, complexity, and ambiguity—and a bit of little bit of chaos. Shopifolk thrive on that and are comfy being uncomfortable. Meaning Shopify isn’t the precise place for everybody.

Earlier than you apply, think about when you can:

  • Care deeply about what you do and about making commerce higher for everybody
  • Excel by looking for skilled and private hypergrowth
  • Sustain with an unrelenting tempo (the week, not the quarter)
  • Be resilient and resourceful in face of ambiguity and thrive on (fairly than endure) change
  • Convey crucial thought and opinion — and embrace variations and disagreement to get shit achieved and transfer ahead
  • Work digital-first on your every day work

Job Description

Concerning the position

As a Product Analytics skilled, you will be tasked with reworking uncooked information into actionable insights that can assist information the event and enchancment of our merchandise. This position is not for the faint-hearted or these looking for a standard company construction – we function on the rules of low course of, excessive belief, and excessive impression. It is all about getting issues achieved shortly and effectively, whereas constantly studying and adapting to modifications in a dynamic atmosphere.

Our product is designed to empower entrepreneurs. Consequently, the work you do is not going to solely create worth for our customers but in addition contribute to international entrepreneurship. To thrive right here, it is advisable to be devoted to your craft and dedicated to fixed growth. You ought to be an impartial thinker who can resolve complicated issues and deal with a little bit of chaos with out breaking a sweat.

As a Senior Information Scientist, you’ll accomplice with Product, Engineering, UX, and different disciplines to steer by way of information and obtain product/enterprise objectives. Product Information Scientists are anticipated to: 

  • Proactively establish and champion initiatives that resolve complicated issues in essential enterprise areas. 
  • Accomplice intently with product, engineering and different enterprise leaders to affect product and program choices with information
  • Holistically personal basic issues in these product/enterprise domains and perceive how these issues/domains work together with the remainder of Shopify.
  • Construct actionable KPIs, production-quality dashboards, informative deep dives, and scalable information merchandise
  • Apply specialised expertise and basic information science strategies (e.g. regression, survival evaluation, segmentation, experimentation, and machine studying when applicable) to tell enhancements to our enterprise
  • Design and implement end-to-end information pipelines: work intently with stakeholders, particularly information engineering, to construct instrumentation and outline dimensional fashions, tables or schemas  that help enterprise processes
  • Affect management to drive extra data-informed choices
  • Outline and advance greatest practices inside your information science and product groups

There are a number of groups in search of Product Information Scientists to accomplice with and assist drive worth for our retailers. These embody:

Core Ecosystem, Worldwide, and Advertising

Retailers use Shopify in quite a lot of methods, utilizing a wide selection of first-party options and augmenting them with third-party apps. These all come collectively to assist service provider’s meet their various wants. A shoe model in Canada, a small jeweler in Japan, and a Fortune 500 firm in Germany all want completely different instruments so succeed! This Information Science group is targeted on serving to retailers take advantage of use of those completely different options and apps all around the world.

Checkout & Storefront

The Core Product Information Science group combines modern analytical methods with robust enterprise & product acumen to be able to drive higher choices and outcomes for Shopify’s retailers. Information Scientists flip information into actionable insights by way of numerous analytical strategies, corresponding to A/B checks, In-depth research, superior modeling, information visualizations, and many others. to form and help our product growth methods. 

Government Insights

The Government Insights group helps Shopify management in setting the route of the corporate, sharing our message of entrepreneurship to the world, and investing in constructing the most effective merchandise for our retailers. We do that by combining a deep understanding of the entrepreneurs that use our merchandise, our place within the market and the challenges our retailers face.


  • Intensive expertise in product analytics, experimentation, metrics analysis, and dealing with engineers on instrumentation and sturdy information pipelining
  • Intensive expertise in a knowledge science position fixing large-scale, excessive impression enterprise issues
  • Masterful information storytelling and strategic pondering, with a capability to encourage and domesticate the Information tradition inside your group
  • Intensive expertise utilizing Python together with a powerful grasp of object oriented programming (OOP) fundamentals
  • Deep understanding of superior SQL methods and information modeling 
  • Properly versed with varied Enterprise Intelligence platforms and instruments
  • Expertise working with varied ranges of enterprise stakeholders, from c-suite to engineering and product growth groups.
  • Engaged on a number of work streams excites you, and you’ll be able to use ambiguity as a possibility for high-level pondering
  • Expertise creating information product methods, constructing information merchandise, and continued iteration after launch
  • Expertise launching productionized machine studying fashions at scale is a plus
  • Intensive area expertise in e-commerce, gross sales & advertising or SaaS is a plus

Further Data

We rent folks, not resumes. In the event you assume you’re proper for the position, apply now. Please submit your CV/Resume in PDF format.

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