Data Scientist-Contract-Foster City, Ca

Data Scientist

We are looking for a talented data scientist to join the Fleet Operations team. With a safety-first mindset, the Fleet Operations team maximizes fleet availability and utilization for our customers, as we build towards a scalable mobility service.  We enable our operations to run safely and reliably, support testing efforts to accumulate miles, and execute against our strategic plan. In light of this mandate, the team uses data to drive decision making and lean operations. You will join a diverse, experienced team with rapidly growing scope and responsibility while also having access to one of the most unique data sets in the autonomous vehicle industry. Hence, we are seeking all skill levels to grow with the team. This role will be an integral member of the Strategic Operations team (a growth function within Fleet Operations), to help lay the foundation for how data can be leveraged to improve the safety and utilization of our fleet. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand the data and tools that all stakeholders under Fleet Operations use
  • Build, maintain, and improve a dashboard that tracks metrics to drive decisions, and that can answer the ‘So What?’
  • Integrate existing tools with dashboard to enable automation across operations value chain
  • Draw insights from data and create structure to report out insights to stakeholders at a regular cadence
  • Establish relationships with Operations stakeholders to identify, diagnose, and address any data integrity issues
  • Establish a standard for data trustworthiness in collaboration with the core Data Science team
  • Create the foundation for predictive analytics and processes to help us understand the tradeoffs between decisions around assets and resources
  • Conduct market assessments of software and tools relevant to fleet management; lead the team’s transition to new tools that support growth and commercialization


  • 3+ years of experience enhancing / automating data processes using ETL, analysis, and visualization platforms (Looker, Tableau, HTML/PCP etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability and excitement to understand details of new data tools and content
  • Strong skills in SQL and large-scale data analysis (e.g. RedShift)
  • Passion for high data quality and scaling data science work
  • Expert in at least one programming language for data analysis (e.g. Python, SQL, R, Scala)
  • Ability to perform basic statistical analysis / experimentation to inform business decisions
  • Comfortable with communicating results across all levels of the organization
  • Proven ability to succeed in both collaborative and independent work environments
  • Enthusiasm to drive impact in the autonomous mobility industry 

Pay Rate-Up to 85/hr.

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