Data Scientist

Website PowWow Energy

Answers to farmers, not more data

We are a leading innovator in data analytics for water and energy services. Currently we are seeking a Data Scientist to join our team on the San Francisco Peninsula. The position requires an entrepreneurial mind-set. Our SaaS products are targeted to the Agriculture and Water sector, a $43B market in California.

What you need for this position:

  • B.S. (M.S. or Ph.D. preferred) EE, Physics, CS, or applied sciences
  • 5+ years experience in signal processing and statistical data analysis
  • Experience with time-series data, preferably power data
  • Strong background in probability and statistics
  • Experience in Scientific Python, R, or MATLAB/Octave
  • Ability to be flexible and work in a dynamic team
  • The ability to communicate highly technical concepts clearly

Bonus skills:

  • Simulation and modeling experience
  • Past work using real-world datasets
  • Familiarity with the Agriculture and Water industry
  • Interfacing with Postgres database
  • Software development processes for online data science applications
  • Passion for energy-usage and environmental issues, and a desire to work in a team

What you’ll be doing:

  • Develop new algorithms that will solve customer problems, and save water and energy
  • Working with the rest of the team to develop engaging and simple customer applications
  • Work on development projects with agriculture and utility partners

What’s in it for you?

  • Join an award winning start-up at an early-stage
  • Be part of an experienced entrepreneurial team
  • Room for growth and ability to define the culture of the company

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