Data Scientist at Evolve (Remote)
Evolve is a hospitality company with a mission to make renting a vacation home easy for everyone. Thanks to an unapologetic passion for hospitality, we now support over 17,000 properties in over 750 markets across North America. We enjoy earning each guest and owner's business - all while having some fun along the way.
Why this role
As a tech-enabled disruptor in the vacation rental industry, dynamic pricing is a key pillar of our differentiation strategy as a company. We are looking for a candidate that is excited by tackling the most challenging algorithmic pricing problems and leveraging experimental best practices to confidently iterate towards becoming best-in-class.
Come join our fast-paced growth-stage culture working alongside other talented data professionals in an environment that invites and necessitates professional growth and learning.
What you’ll do
- Create algorithmic solutions that increase nightly revenue for our diverse portfolio of vacation rental homes, building on our current pricing strategy
- Use experimentation to understand the impact of and determine when to deploy algorithmic changes
- Challenge the status quo and leverage learnings from past experiments and revenue professionals to design novel solutions to pricing problems
- Effectively communicate complex and ambiguous information to technical and non-technical stakeholders
- Innovate on existing strategies by researching and applying techniques from other leading data science teams outside of Evolve
What makes you a great fit
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, or related quantitative field, Masters or PhD preferred
- 2+ years of data science related work
- Programming experience with Python and SQL, ideally in a full-stack machine learning setting
- Software development understanding to be able to create high-quality, reproducible code
- Proven track record of using data science techniques to make a clear business impact and iteratively improving over time
- Experience working in a collaborative environment and communicating effectively with a variety of stakeholders
- An entrepreneurial mentality that can help define product strategy and produces great work with minimal supervision
Evolve has a flexible working environment so teammates can work remotely anywhere in the state of Colorado, in our beautiful downtown Denver office or a hybrid of both!
For this role our salary range is $100,000 to $120,000 depending on relevant experience. This role will also be eligible to receive a variable annual bonus based on both company and individual performance.
Total Rewards at Evolve
At Evolve, we care for our teammates by supporting their physical, mental, and financial wellbeing through a comprehensive Total Rewards Program.
- Industry competitive pay, including equity in the company for all Evolvers
- Health insurance package options that include 100% employer paid HDHP plan and two PPO plan options for you and your dependents
- Employer-paid dental, and vision, for you and your qualified dependents
- Paid life insurance, short-term disability, and long-term disability coverage
- 401(k) with a 4% match that vests immediately
- PTO, sick days, and paid Parental Leave
- Rich learning and development program for Evolvers
But wait, there’s more… optional benefits offered include commuter benefits, pet insurance and travel perks.
Opportunity: Our leadership and management teams are dedicated to creating meaningful learning and growth opportunities for all Evolvers, as well as providing clear expectations and continuous feedback.
Community: It’s easy to make friends at Evolve. We support maintaining a strong community through our teammate-led groups focused on learning, inclusion, environmental wellness, and more.
Transparency: Every month, our leadership team shares how the company is performing, explaining where we’re headed next, and recognizing team members for jobs well done.
Values: They mean more to Evolve than just bullets on a page, they drive our daily decisions and impact how we work as a hospitality company.
- Earn It
- Build Loyalty One Interaction at a Time
- Communicate Often, Honestly & Directly
- Embrace Change
- Stay Hungry & Humble
- Be Efficient
- Take Risks
- Learn Every Day
- Have Some Fun Along the Way
Which value sounds the most like you?
Evolve is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that a diverse work environment is a successful work environment so all qualified candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.