Lead Data Scientist

Lead Data Scientist

Headspace and Ginger have recently merged to become Headspace Health! While roles are still being recruited separately on our respective websites, new hires from this point forward will be joining Headspace Health. For more information, please speak with your recruiter! 


About the LEAD DATA SCIENTIST at Headspace Health:

Headspace Health is a leading organization that brings mindfulness to all members across the globe. We are seeking a Lead Data Scientist to conduct statistical analysis and develop science solutions to drive data-driven decision making across marketing, product, content, and B2B. Initial focus areas include paid media optimization, pricing and portfolio optimization, and content valuation; with the opportunity to conceptualize and develop innovative solutions across all operating areas of Headspace Health. This role will have significant impact and visibility, with the analysis and science models developed by this scientist influencing Headspace Health’s most critical business decisions.


How your skills and passion will come to life at Headspace Health:

  • Leverage technical expertise in statistics, econometrics, and/or machine learning to independently develop innovative and rigorous science solutions
  • Lead projects end-to-end, inclusive of structuring a suitable scientific approach to address a business problem, developing a work plan, building the solution, socializing results with stakeholders, and collaborating with other teams to implement
  • Dive deep to identify business opportunities to improve decision making, and design and develop science solutions to push Headspace Health forward in these areas
  • Build forecasting and causal models to understand the forecasted performance and causal lift/ ROI of business decisions across marketing, product, content, and B2B
  • Be passionate about Headspace Health’s mission to improve the health and happiness of the world

What you’ve accomplished:

  • 5+ years of experience in industry developing and implementing data science solutions
  • Bachelor’s degree in statistics, economics, computer science, mathematics, physics, or a related field
  • Experience with propensity models, clustering analysis, time series forecasting, and causal methods

How to get started:
If you’re excited by the idea of seeing yourself in this role at Headspace Health, please apply with your resume and a cover letter that best expresses your interest and unique qualifications.


How we feel about Diversity & Inclusion:

Headspace Health is committed to bringing together humans from different backgrounds and perspectives, providing employees with a safe and welcoming work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We strive to create a diverse & inclusive environment where everyone can thrive, feel a sense of belonging, and do impactful work together. 

As an equal opportunity employer, we prohibit any unlawful discrimination against a job applicant on the basis of their race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, family or parental status, disability*, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We respect the laws enforced by the EEOC and are dedicated to going above and beyond in fostering diversity across our workplace. 

*Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the terms of the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Headspace Health. Please inform our Talent team if you need any assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.


Headspace Health participates in the E-Verify Program.

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