Jobspring Partners: Talent in Action

Apply for this job
Share this:

Principal Data Scientist (Python, R, SciKitLearn, AWS)

A software product startup in downtown San Francisco specializing in producing lease originations for consumer’s purchases is looking for someone to come onto their team as a hands-on Manager of Data Science or Principal Data Scientist to help them in multiple business focus centric products for their entire company. This person would have a lot of freedom in determining direction, technical environment, and shape of this team moving forward as this company continues to grow. This company generated over 9 figures in revenue last year with over $100 million in lease originations. They also grew 60% as a company.

The types of projects in the pipeline for this team include building predictive/financial models around minimizing defaults on leases, maximizing ROI, building pricing platform, and fraud detection. This person would be responsible for being at least 50% hands-on and managing a team of 4-8 direct reports beneath. If you’re ready to sink your teeth into the next big managerial step in your career with a great up and coming startup then this may be the role for you.   

Required Skills & Experience

  • Management experience with at least 2 direct reports
  • Predictive modeling experience using Python and or R
  • Experience with financial modeling
  • Experience working through business problems and communicating, presenting to higher level executives

Desired Skills & Experience

  • SciKitLearn, AWS, NoSQL, Ruby on Rails, Java
  • PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, and or Predictive Analytics

What You Will Be Doing

Tech Breakdown

  • 60% engineering
  • 40% analysis

Daily Responsibilities

  • 50% Hands On
  • 30% Management Duties
  • 20% Team Collaboration

The Offer

  • Competitive Salary: Up to $180K/year, DOE

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.

This position does not offer sponsorship.


Jobspring Partners, part of the Motion Recruitment network, provides IT Staffing Solutions (Contract, Contract-to-Hire, and Direct Hire) across 10 major North American markets. Our unique expertise in today’s highest demand tech skill sets, paired with our deep networks and knowledge of our local technology markets, results in an exemplary track record with candidates and clients.

Apply for this Job

Cory Steininger is leading the search for this position. Use the button below to send us your resume and let us know you’re interested in the job!

Apply to this job
Principal Data Scientist (Python, R, SciKitLearn, AWS)
  • Cory Steininger

  • Practice Manager
  • Jobspring San Francisco - OSD
Back to job listings

Great! You're interested!

Use this form to send me your resume, and my team and I will review it for this job:

Principal Data Scientist (Python, R, SciKitLearn, AWS)

So you know, this isn't the only job like this we're working on. We'll review your resume for every relevant job that comes in!


Attach your resume:

Apply With This Info
  • Jobspring Partners

Thank you

Your information has been received.

One of our teams will give it a careful look for the Principal Data Scientist (Python, R, SciKitLearn, AWS) job, and for every other relevant position we’re working on right now, too.
If it looks like we can help you out, you’ll hear from us shortly!

Return to Search Results Close

Send to a Friend

If you know someone who'd be interested in this job, send them a link so they can check it out.

Thank You!

Your note about the position number: 288205 has been sent to your friend

Return to Search Results