Looking for logical thinkers!

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We are building technology behind the otherwise superficial category of skincare and now Cocoon is looking for a Data Scientist , focused on working on skinprofile and usage data. In your you will directly work with founding core team consisting of seasoned technical and category leaders. We are a data-first culture As a Data Scientist you will work independently and remote and, you’ll get the opportunity to work on a wide variety of challenging problems to use data & insights to help thousands of women with problematic skin (from acne to psoriasis).

Responsibilities

You will be researching behavioural patterns and correlations, identifying micro segment characteristics and of course building models on micro segment behaviours. You will collaborate with product management and engineering departments, keep up-to-date with latest technology trends, implement new statistical or other mathematical methodologies as needed for specific models or analysis and of course optimize joint development efforts through appropriate database use and project design. Your work will directly benefit our users and our customers and drive the company towards its vision of world domination within the category.

Ideal Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in applying data science techniques to drive technical product development and decision-making

    1. Strong technical background in computer science, statistics, math, information science, or another quantitative field

    2. Proficiency with relational data modling and SQL

    3. Expertise in statistical methods and experimental design and analysis

  • Experience collaborating with teammates in other locations

  • You have an interest in a skin, beauty, cosmetics and disruptive technologies – or if not, you learn quickly!

  • You can also work remote, get things done and tackle tasks independently

  • You’re not afraid to fail and understand very loosely defined problems

  • You’re detail oriented

The Job

Cocoon is looking for enthusiastic thinker and doer with a passion for giving a voice to the 500 million women world wide who are completely overlooked by the beauty industry. You are driven by our mission for democratised data and want to become a part of Cocoon ambition to go far. Start ASAP. Compensation negotiable. Please have a sense of humour, courage and passion!

We value your knowledge over degrees, attitude over qualifications and personality over boring. So you, do you! (And we don't care if you play CS all night long!)

What we can offer

  • Opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a revolutionary startup

  • The chance to work with a founding team that has a deep knowledge of the skincare industry and a history of success. 

  • Strong technical mentorship

  • Freedom to work remote with an international and multidisciplinary team

To apply send us an email to hello@cocoon-skin.com with the Subject: This is me! and tell us about your abilities and experience in working with remote teams.