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Principal Data Scientist
Torch Technology
New York, New York
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About Us:

Torch is a rapidly growing start-up that has raised over $30 million from top VCs including Bessemer Venture Partners, Felicis and FJ Labs. Torch’s mission is to improve the lives of healthcare providers by simplifying supply ordering, providing transparent pricing, and modernizing the outdated ordering process. Torch is targeting the $100+ billion office-based healthcare supply industry, starting with dental practices. Our innovative e-commerce software platform streamlines healthcare professionals’ procurement process and helps them secure the best prices. 

Our founding team has experience from Blackstone, SmartAsset, Dropbox, and Datadog, from schools including Harvard, MIT, and UVA. We’re a close‑knit team that enjoys working together every day to solve real‑world problems. We are working to create better solutions to help healthcare professionals succeed, and are looking for people like you to help bring them to life!
Your Contribution:
We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Principal Data Scientist to join our team. You will lead our data strategy, oversee all aspects of data management and analytics, and collaborate with cross-functional teams to leverage data insights to drive growth and innovation. You will identify strategic opportunities to use data to improve our product and workflows while maintaining best practices for data governance, data quality, and data infrastructure.

What we are looking for:

    • At least four years professional experience in data science
    • Solid understanding of statistical analysis, machine learning, and predictive modeling techniques
    • Experience with data visualization and reporting tools (e.g., Looker, Tableau, Power BI) to deliver actionable insights
    • Experience collaborating with product teams, including designing A/B tests and validating the impact and effectiveness of product features
    • A strategic mindset, with experience defining long-term roadmaps and strategy
    • Enthusiasm for cross-functional collaboration with business, product, and design
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders

Extra Credit:

    • You have worked with our technology stack: Python, dbt, Redshift, and Looker
    • You have experience or interest in the healthcare space
    • You have experience or interest in marketplaces

Why Torch:

    • Collaborative, high performing culture, with a focus on working as a team
    • Health Benefits: medical and dental coverage with Aetna, One Medical
    • 401k benefits with Slavic
    • Unlimited and flexible paid time-off
    • Maternity and Paternity leave
    • Commuter benefits
    • Structured training program to help you learn critical business skills
    • Career planning with a focus on professional development
    • Fully stocked pantry and fridge
    • An employee-driven culture with happy hours, team events, and other initiatives to celebrate our many successes
    • Base salary ranges from $150,000–$180,000 depending on experience and qualifications, plus bonus depending on seniority and performance
$150,000 - $180,000 a year
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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