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Redefining the hotel experience through inspiring design and modern service.

Head of Data

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With thousands of beautiful spaces built for travel and life, Sonder is transforming the future of hospitality. Each Sonder is purposefully selected, designed and maintained - customized to reflect the vibe of its neighborhood. Whether your stay is two days, two months or two years, in a studio or a six-bedroom, Sonder ensures a unique, yet consistent experience. And with 24/7 on-demand service, crisp linens, and over 200 other quality standards, we’re taking stay further for guests all around the world.

Sonder started a little over four years ago, and now has thousands of spaces in cities across the globe.



Responsibilities:

* Grow the Data Science team in San Francisco by hiring talented candidates and developing leadership and deep expertise in the team
* Provide hands-on technical guidance to challenging data science problems faced by the team on a day-to-day basis
* Translate business requirements to data science problems and lead the team to deliver best in class solutions on startup timelines.
* Partner with stakeholders across Real Estate, Revenue Management, Growth, Operations, Product, and Engineering teams to derive requirements and drive results.
* Your charter will be to to turn Data into a competitive moat for Sonder
* Ownership will include Data Science, Data Engineering and Data Governance

Qualifications:

* Master's degree or higher in computer science, applied statistics, economics, etc.
* 8+ years experience in a high-growth consumer technology firm, or equivalent
* 3+ years experience as people manager
* Ability to solve complex analytical problems using quantitative approaches with a unique blend of analytical, mathematical and technical skills
* Excellent communication skills -- can articulate experiment goals and methodologies clearly and communicate insights in an easily accessible way to a diverse set of stakeholders.
* Highly detailed-oriented and exceptional organizational and follow-through skills a must
* Startup mindset

We also have great benefits to make your life easier so you can focus on what you're best at:

• Competitive salary
• Generous stock option plan
• Medical, dental and vision insurance
• Unlimited vacation
• Annual free credits and discounts to stay in Sonders
• A company with a huge vision, a dynamic work environment, and a team of smart, ambitious and fun to work-with colleagues!

Depending on your location:
• Daily catered lunches
• All the coffee you can imagine
• Snack-filled kitchen

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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