Jobs @ Twenty

Data Scientist
  • San Francisco
  • Data
  • Full-Time
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Twenty® was formed out of a need for today’s always-connected generation to spend more time with friends in real life, instead of through a screen. 30% of Millennials say they're lonely. 22% say they don't have a single friend. Our mission is to increase human connection by making it easier to make plans and meet up. Instead of measuring the time our users spend in-app, our most important KPI is how often Twenty friends get together.

Twenty users can see which friends are around, what they are doing, discover nearby events, and coordinate plans to meet up. Privacy is at the core of the Twenty experience and users are able to choose when and with whom they share.

Our strategic partners, Live Nation, Endeavor (formerly WME/IMG), Roc Nation, TAO Group and DJ Khaled, believe Twenty’s technology is fundamentally changing the way their fans discover and experience events. Arianna Huffington and Rande Gerber recently joined the Company’s Board of Directors. With over 2 million users & 30 team members, Twenty has offices in San Francisco, New York, and Utah.

What You'll Do

We are looking for a Data Scientist to help anticipate, frame, and answer questions about the performance of our app and our user experience. In this role, you will report to the VP of Data and Analytics and work closely with the Head of Product to inform decisions that impact growth and engagement. This will entail A/B testing, cohort and survival methods, social network analysis, and solid quantitative reasoning about new features and user patterns. You'll be expected to think critically about priorities and time allocation, communicate clearly and proactively, and contribute to a body of understanding about our business. You can expect to work with others who share your desire to move quickly and decisively, pushing ourselves to learn and grow as we strive to replace screen time with healthful, real-life experiences.

What You'll Need

  • Degree in a quantitative field (natural sciences, economics, math/CS, engineering)
  • Experience using R or Python for EDA, feature engineering, modeling, and visualization
  • Proficiency with SQL
  • Comfort at the command line and familiarity with basic unix shell utilities
  • Modern, common-sense coding habits (version control, literate programming, organized workflow, reproducibility)
  • Solid working knowledge of experimental design, cohort methods, and longitudinal data analysis
  • Track record of framing analyses in terms of customer, product, or brand impact
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently with product managers, engineers, and data science colleagues on complex problems
  • Passion for our product and mission
  • Self-starting approach to process improvement and supporting colleagues' ability to engage with data
  • Desire to work in a high-growth, fast-paced startup environment

Our Project

How to Apply

Our goal is to create a hiring experience that provides opportunities for and values everyone equally. We value what makes you unique and we would love to explore the value you can add to our team. To get things started, send a link to your resume or Linkedin to jobs@twenty.co.

Interview Process

  • 30-minute phone screen to determine fit
  • Challenge problem
  • 1 day of panel interviews with peers from Product Management and Engineering
  • If we’d like to extend an offer, we’ll ask for a few references from former peers and/or managers. During the reference phase, we’ll also give you a chance to request more calls with other team members at Twenty

Benefits

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Coverage
  • Free Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks, and Drinks
  • Flexible Spending Account & Pre-tax Commuter Benefits
  • Weekly Lunch and Learns & Monthly Team Building Events
  • Health & Wellness Reimbursement