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Data Scientist - Consumer Insights Manager


Job Description

Uncommon Goods is fun, fast-paced e-commerce and catalog retailer offering creatively designed, high-quality merchandise. Our team consists of friendly, hard-working, big –thinking people who care about our impact on the environment and the world. Located in Brooklyn, NY, we are also a founding member of B Corporation, a carefully screened network of socially responsible business. We are looking for a creative and knowledgeable Data Scientist to join our growing Business Analytics department.  


  • Provide fact based recommendations and suggestions to drive business goals
  • Use data science algorithms, technical skills and theoretical understanding to find hidden trends in data 
  • Suggest improvements for best website/customer experience 
  • Provide fact based forecasting and direct marketing recommendations 
  • Use creative methods to find, analyze and interpret Data for management 


  • Master’s Degree in Statistics, Mathematics or related field of study 
  • 5-7 years of directly related experience in Data Scientist role 
  • Previous experience working in start-ups a plus 
  • Excellent communication and written skills 
  • Strong interpersonal skills at all levels of the organization
  • Proven experience and working knowledge of R or Python
  • Working knowledge of SQL and Java a plus 
  • Previous experience using Excel, GoogleAnalytics preferred
  • Working knowledge of HTML, PHP, A/B Testing and MapReduce/Hadoop

Benefits and Perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits package, including health and dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Stock options
  • Casual work atmosphere
  • Monthly Company snacks, lunches, and team events!

To apply, please submit:

  • Your Resume. 
  • A cover letter describing why you are interested in being a Data Scientist at UncommonGoods.
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Job Location
New York City
Additional Job Details
Employment Type:
Full Time