JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Airbnb, Inc.

Data Science
Marketing Data Science
Data Scientist

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111462813
Date Posted: 08/01/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Data Scientist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
M3 -- Marketing and Advertising
Keywords:
Data Science
Marketing Science
Customer Science
Inference
Experimental Design
Customer Lifetime Value
Customer Segmentation
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Airbnb's Marketing Data Science is looking to hire a Data Scientist based in San Francisco.

The ideal candidate will have:
- PhD in Econometrics, Statistics, Economics or Marketing (or similar)
- Experience in measurement of offline advertising and experience in development of Customer Lifetime Value models
- Passion for subject; curiosity and desire to continuously keep up with academic research on marketing and customer science
- Ability to solve problems using wide variety of statistical methods and models
- Skill in statistical programming (R, Python) and database usage (SQL, HIVE)

The role is responsible for:
- Designing experiments to measure effectiveness of Airbnb’s offline advertising and effectiveness of content / features on our website / app
- Generating insights about the company's most valuable guests and hosts, and differences relative to the company's least valuable guests and hosts
- Generating insights to improve ad effectiveness and to optimize spend by audience segment and by channel, and working with Marketing partners to implement
- Participating actively in Airbnb data science community to improve company’s technical capabilities (in addition to developing your own!)

Benefits
- Competitive salary
- Stock
- $2,000 yearly employee travel coupon
- Paid time off
- Other benefits

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:

Please email jaime.colmenares@airbnb.com with your cover letter and resume.