Senior Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist

Join phData, a dynamic and innovative leader in the modern data stack. We partner with major cloud data platforms like Snowflake, AWS, Azure, GCP, Fivetran, and dbt to deliver cutting-edge services and solutions. We're committed to helping global enterprises overcome their toughest data challenges. Even though we're growing extremely fast, we maintain a casual, exciting work environment. We hire top performers and allow you the autonomy to deliver results.

  • 4x Snowflake Partner of the Year (2020, 2021, 2022, 2023) 
  • #1 Partner in Snowflake Advanced Certifications
  • 600+ Expert Cloud Certifications (Fivetran, dbt, Sigma Award Winners)
  • 7x Best Places to Work 
  • Inc 5000 Fastest Growing US Companies (2020-2023)

We’re looking for a Sr. Data Scientist with strong technical acumen to design, build, and train algorithms and models to improve and streamline business processes for large enterprise customers. 


  • Collaborate closely with diverse stakeholders to gather business requirements and translate them into technical specifications to inform model design and implementation
  • Conduct data manipulation required for model pre- and post-processing (preparing the data)
  • Author articulate reports, visualizations, and presentations to communicate your process and results to stakeholders with varying levels of technical understanding
  • Engage with interdisciplinary development teams, such as data engineers and machine learning engineers, to leverage MLOPs frameworks to support the longevity of models (work across functional teams)
  • Proactively and independently  engage with customers and take ownership for implementing data science best practices unique to each project
  • Drive thought leadership in the data science community by actively contributing to open source projects, sharing insights through engaging talks, and advancing global data science practices


  • Advanced degree or evidence of exceptional ability in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, or operations research
  • 3-5+ years hands-on experience in building models and developing algorithms for real-world applications and data-driven optimizations
  • Depth of knowledge in advanced mathematics, machine learning, and statistics
  • Strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms, distributed systems
  • Mastery of one or more data analysis languages such as R, Python, PySpark, and SQL
  • Experience with data science tools including Python scripting, NumPy, SciPy, matplotlib, scikit-learn, Jupyter notebooks, bash scripting
  • Experience with XGBoost, Facebook Prophet, Random Forests, and other major data science algorithms and packages
  • Preferred - familiarity developing on cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, and Databricks
  • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills, ability to relate technical results and business outcomes to technical & non-technical audiences 
  • Able to work under pressure while managing competing demands and tight deadlines
  • Well organized with meticulous attention to detail

Why phData? We offer:

  • Remote-First Work Environment 
  • Casual, award-winning small-business work environment
  • Collaborative culture that prizes autonomy, creativity, and transparency
  • Competitive comp, excellent benefits, 4 weeks PTO plus 10 Holidays (and other cool perks)
  • Accelerated learning and professional development through advanced training and certifications


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