1+ months

Product Analyst (Sensing and Perception) - Uber

San Francisco, California

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

About The Role

The Sensing and Perception team is looking for a high performing Product Analyst to make significant contributions to our mission. Product Analysts work closely with Product, Data Science, Engineering, and Operations on fast moving, high-stakes problems. A deep analytical passion to learn and ability to execute on key business priorities is a must.

What You’ll Do

  • Incorporate User Experience: Deeply understand what matters most to customers and use these insights to optimize the user experience
  • Champion for Data: Improve data access and integrity through building and maintaining effective dashboards and collaborating with Engineering to improve data accuracy and reliability
  • Manage Stakeholders: Create effective working relationships with stakeholders by managing objectives and expectations and ensure we make data-driven decisions regarding product
  • Explore Data: Proactively explore quantitative and qualitative data to identify product opportunities and discover product insights
  • Define Metrics: Develop key success metrics critical for evaluating product success from a business and user perspective
  • Experiment: Conduct experiments (e.g., A/B and switchbacks) to evaluate the impact of new product features
  • Distill Complicated Information: Translate complicated models and algorithms for non-data-savvy stakeholders and tell compelling, concise stories with data
  • Drive Insights Through Data: Provide insights and actionable recommendations for business stakeholders based on deep analysis and alignment with business goals
  • Connect Science with Business: Prioritize problems using business intuition and approach solutions with deep scientific rigor
  • Collaborate Cross-functionally: Partner and collaborate with teams across the organization to remove roadblocks and unlock new opportunities

Requirements

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a quantitative discipline such as Statistics, Computer Science, or Engineering
  • +2 years relevant experience in product or data analytics
  • Experience defining user-experience and business metrics
  • Proficiency with SQL or a scripting language such as R or Python
  • Experience using experimentation to analyze the impact of new features
  • Experience working with large / diverse data sets
  • Experience telling stories with data to both technical and non-technical audiences and creating clear and compelling visualizations to convey complex data
  • Experience managing stakeholders including strong communication and presentation skills

Bonus Points if you have 

  • Experience in product strategy and development
  • An interest in working with sensor data
  • Experience with data pipeline management

About The Team

Uber is deeply rooted in the physical world -- our business requires a clear understanding of complicated real-world interactions and behaviors. The Sensing and Perception team seeks to understand these interactions about every trip through the use of sensors.

We create actionable insights that our partner product teams (Rider, Driver, Eats, Safety et al) use to improve customer and trip experiences. We do this by researching new models and algorithms and building platforms to serve our insights to customers at Uber scale.

This team is responsible for collecting and processing sensor data including GPS, IMU, Barometer, and more across phones and other Driver devices. Our team owns the core location pipeline ("Blue-Dot") at Uber that drives decisions across systems like ETA, Traffic, Routing, Safety, Fares, Matching and more.

We are part of a newly created org - UberAI - whose mission is to "to transform data into intelligence by pushing the frontiers of research, developing high quality scalable platforms, and collaborating on innovative applications."

Come join our team!

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Posted: 2019-03-28 Expires: 2019-05-27

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