Senior Data Science Manager – Buyer Trust

Remote from
Job level
Data Science
Job type
Full Time,
Opening date
Closing date
30 Apr 2023

About Shopify

We support independent businesses in every way possible; helping them start, sell, market & manage.

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On the Buyer Trust team, we believe that buyers want to be able to trust independent merchants. Shop Promise helps merchants build this trust by showing potential buyers a guaranteed and branded delivery estimate across the buyer journey. Now that Shop Promise has been launched, we are looking for a strong leader to take the Buyer Trust Data Science team to the next phase in their journey. You’re joining a team in the early stages of building a product that has the potential to be transformational for merchants across the globe.

You will be:

  • Leading a team of super-talented data scientists
  • Guiding the short-term and long-term data science strategy for the Buyer Trust team
  • Providing technical leadership to our data science team as they analyze data, run experiments, create models, and build data products
  • Joining a cross-discipline product leadership team and contributing to the strategic decisions that guide the team’s roadmap
  • In partnership with product managers, engineers, and designers, building product experiences that enable Shop Promise to scale across our merchant base

This unique role combines global scale in a hyper-growth and fully remote environment. For the right individual this is the challenge and the opportunity of a lifetime.


You Need To Have:

  • Acted as a thought leader at the product leadership level – you are able to drive the roadmap and are comfortable and confident working with, and making strong recommendations to a product leader. You get to the root of problems faced by merchants to create data solutions and products to solve these challenges
  • A demonstrated track record of attracting top data science/analytics talent, developing high-performing, high-trust teams, and a knack for keeping top talent happy, challenged, and striving for impact
  • Exceptional problem solving and analysis skills combined with the ability to synthesize and effectively communicate findings to both technical and non-technical stakeholders

It would be great if you have previous experience with:

  • Applying machine learning algorithms in a large-scale production setting
  • Familiarity with the Logistics industry

Additional Information:

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of commerce at Shopify, click the “Apply Now” button to submit your application. Please submit a resume and cover letter with your application. Make sure to tell us how you think you can make an impact at Shopify, and what drew you to the role.

As there are multiple positions, this posting will remain live until all positions have been filled. Successful candidates can expect to hear back from us within 2 weeks of application.

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Shopify is hiring a remote Senior Data Science Manager – Buyer Trust from ,

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This is a Full Time role.