Rarefied talent in data science, data technology, and analytics

Sr. Data Scientist


Job Description

this is a remote position; US/Canada only

About Bark

Bark is software that helps keep children safe online from cyberbullying, sexting, and online predators. Using proprietary machine learning based software, Bark alerts parents and children to potentially dangerous activity, along with specific, relevant information and recommendations. It is designed to protect children's privacy and facilitate conversation and education between parents and their children around online safety.

This Position 

We're looking for an exceptional data scientist to help us continue to build and refine our analysis engine.  We're looking for someone with:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to write clean and concise code in python
  • Solid understanding of statistics and data science methods
  • Intuition for data science best practices, stemming from proven experience
  • Experience with graph databases (especially Neo4j)
  • Experience with NLP

About Us

We are a group of seasoned startup technologists (with multiple exits, the most recent to Twitter) who are passionate about solving complex problems and making the world better and safer for families.  We utlilize a distributed team model; you're welcome to work from your home anywhere in the US or Canada.  We maintain strong team culture and rely heavily on things like Google Hangouts and Slack.  We work hard, learn constantly, and have a lot of fun.

How to Apply

Just tell us why you're the right candidate for this job!  We look forward to hearing from you!

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Job Location
New York City
Additional Job Details
Employment Type:
Full Time