Data Science Analyst

eBay
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Job Description

We are looking to hire a Data Scientist to partner closely with the eBay Advertising product team. As a critical member of the Advertising Product Insights team, this role will have the unique opportunity to influence decision making of the Ads Product roadmap with their insights and thought leadership.

With a vision to identify opportunities to drive transformative change in the customer experience and result in significant business growth, we mine the largest datasets in the world of e-Commerce and use best in class analytic and big data techniques to extract impactful insights. We achieve this by partnering closely with the advertising product and engineering teams, and identify opportunities to shape the product roadmaps.

To be successful in this role:

  • 3+ years of experience in analytics/data science
  • Require a minimum of Master’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Economics, Business Administration or Business Analytics. 
  • You would have to strike a balance between strategic thinking and actual hands-on analyses using tools & packages such as SQL, R, Python, Tableau etc.
  • You possess super strong technical skills to turn big data in Hadoop into actionable insights. At the same time, you also have the ability to see the big picture and connect the dots to evaluate how the insights impact eBay’s ecosystem.
  • In addition to delivering insights on existing Product & Tech initiatives, you will come up with innovative product growth opportunities based on insights, and create momentum through influence.
  • Proactive collaboration and effective communication are critical

Additionally, the following background and experience is preferred:

  • Proven track record of turning insights into product growth opportunities in prior roles with increasing scope and responsibilities
  • Ability to present complex analyses and insights effectively in simple terms
  • Good experience with both descriptive and inferential statistics – ability to build basic prototype models
  • Experience in a leading technology company
  • Background in ecommerce product experience
  • A Ph.D degree is a plus.
  • Experience with advertising pricing mechanism is a plus

Company Info.

eBay

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes. Our portfolio of brands includes eBay Marketplace and eBay Classifieds Group, operating in 190 markets around the world.

  • Industry
    Retail
  • No. of Employees
    13,300
  • Location
    2025 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125, USA
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