Data Science Manager

Data Science Manager

Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Second, we expect all employees to commit to our mission-focused approach to our work. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

What you’ll be doing (ie. job duties):

  • Manage a team of data scientists partnering with a cross functional team of engineers, designers and product managers who are building and improving Coinbase’s core trading features
  • Help set goals and metrics to guide and prioritize product roadmaps
  • Design experiments to measure the impact of new product features 
  • Scale data-informed decision making through ETLs and reporting dashboards created by your team
  • Identify opportunities to help inform the strategic direction of our fast growing business
  • Guide data scientists in their technical and professional development
  • Work closely with recruiting and other data team managers to help grow the team

What we look for in you (ie. job requirements):

  • 3+ years of experience in managing other team members in a formal or informal capacity
  • 5+ years of experience doing quantitative analysis at a technology company,
  • Proficiency with relational database (e.g., SQL) and statistical analysis/programming languages (e.g., R / Python)
  • Demonstrated ability to distill insights into strong product recommendations and utilize experimentation to test any data-led hypotheses
  • Experience communicating the results of analyses to leadership teams to influence the vision and roadmap of the company

Commitment to Equal Opportunity

Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other basis protected by applicable law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.  For US applicants, you may view Pay Transparency, Employee Rights and Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notices by clicking on their corresponding links.  Additionally, Coinbase participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.

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