Remote
Posted 4 months ago

Summary:

  • You’ll develop models that predict real estate prices for all 140 million homes in United States
  • You’ll hold strong opinions, but weakly, so we can test every likely hypothesis that could teach us about predicting home prices
  • You’ll become a part of a private equity fund and learn about all the aspects of investing hundereds of millions of dollars
  • You’ll also directly solve the homeownership crisis in America so families can build wealth and achieve their American dream

About HomeLLC:

  • We’re a private equity fund focused on residential real estate across US
  • We provide down payment assistance so people can buy their home
  • In exchange, we share the appreciation on the home when they sell it

Your Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of data scientists to develop models that will predict future home prices in United States
  • Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources
  • Gather and prepare data from public data sources (Census, FRED, FHFA, etc) and private data sources (APIs from paid providers)
  • Curate and prepare data from propreitary data sources
  • Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets
  • Develop testing framework and test model quality

You should have experience with:

  • Data mining/data analysis methods
  • Building and implementing models
  • Creating/running simulations and testing efficacy
  • Monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy
  • Statistical techniques: GLM/Regression, Random Forest, Boosting, Trees, text mining, social network analysis, simulation, scenario analysis, modeling, clustering, decision trees, neural networks etc.
  • Statistical languages: R, Python, SQL, etc.
  • Visualization: Looker, Periscope, Business Objects, D3, ggplot, etc.
  • Coding: C, C++, Java, JavaScript, etc.

Your qualifications:

  • Experience: 5+ years in data science
  • Bachelors/Masters/PhD in Computer Science/Mathematics or related field

Perks:

  • Flexible working hours and work from home arrangements.
  • Bonus from the performance of the private equity fund even after you leave your job

Job Features

PositionSr. Data Scientist
Work locationRemote
Experience5+ years
EducationBachelors/Masters/PhD in Computer Science/Mathematics or related field

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