Data Scientist


Remote job description

Our mission is to make buying online faster, safer and easier for everyone. Fast Login and Fast Checkout enable a one-click sign-in and purchasing experience that makes it easier for people to buy and merchants to sell. The company's products work on any browser, device or platform to deliver a consistent, stress-free purchasing experience. Fast is entirely consumer-focused and invests heavily in its users' privacy and data security. Headquartered in San Francisco but open to a globally remote workforce, we are a founders-led, privately held company funded by Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures and other world-class investors.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and demonstrate our values through equitable pay, fantastic benefits, and access to all reasonable accommodations.


We have exciting opportunities for talented Data Scientists on our Data Science and Analytics team. As a Data Scientist, you will partner closely with product managers, engineering, design, marketing, sales, or other operational leaders to define core metrics/KPIs, generate actionable data insights from large datasets, build automated dashboards using data pipelines, and run experiments to measure impact of new initiatives.


  • Run complex data queries, analyze large datasets and run statistical analyses to continuously drive deeper understanding of our customers and product performance
  • Create dashboards and reports with effective data visualizations
  • Be a thought partner to business leaders in determining quantitative success and process improvement
  • Build data pipelines and create scripts to automate processes and reports
  • Build models to improve our understanding of user behavior and predict future performance


  • 3+ years of experience in quantitative analysis roles
  • Fluent in SQL and a scripting language (R, Python)
  • Knowledge of experimentation and statistical methods
  • BS in quantitative field or equivalent experience
  • Skilled with Looker, Jupyter Notebook and other data visualization tools


  • 5+ years of experience in quantitative analysis roles
  • Advanced degree in quantitative field or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of building data pipelines (e.g. dbt, airflow)
  • Experience in e-commerce industry
  • Previous mature startup experience
  • Benefits and Perks- Because People Matter
  • Comprehensive insurance (paid 99% by the company) with no deductible, and 10 dollar copays
  • Globally remote with flexible work schedules to fit your needs
  • Generous paid parental/family leave for all caregivers- up to 12 weeks
  • 401k with match up to 4%

Equity grant

  • People-focused PTO that you determine- time off is there when you want it, when you need it
  • Frequent inclusive events scheduled to allow everyone to express their voice (or dance skills)
  • Monthly exercise and internet stipends---and snacks

Company name: Fast
Remote job title: Data Scientist

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