Staff Data Scientist


California, US / Colorado, US / Florida, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Data Science
  • Industry: Enterprise SaaS
  • Post Date: 09/14/2023
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 564 Market Street Suite 700, San Francisco, CA, 94104

About Crunchbase

Find and close deals with all-in-one prospecting solutions powered by the leader in private-company data.

Job Description

About Crunchbase

Crunchbase helps over 75 million people around the world connect with the companies and people that matter. Powered by best-in-class proprietary data, Crunchbase is democratizing access to opportunities so salespeople, entrepreneurs, investors, job seekers, and others can accelerate innovation for a better future. We’re proud to build intelligent products that shape how companies and people connect and enable them to communicate in a more meaningful way.

We are committed to a positive, diverse, and inclusive culture by hiring for potential, focused on the inclusion of people who have different ways of thinking, different viewpoints, different backgrounds, and different skill sets. We value a transparent and open culture that positively impacts our teams and our products.

Crunchbase has a remote-first approach, and is open to hiring in residents of these states: 
California, Colorado, Illinois, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and Washington

Our inclusive remote-first culture, generous PTO policies, competitive pay, and employee wellness benefits set us apart!

JOB DUTIES: Collaborate with the product team and other partners to help improve our personalized user experience. Work on all aspects of the feature delivery cycle, from conceptualizing and collecting requirements to modeling and productionalizing your code all the way to deployment. Set up statistical evaluation processes and methodologies with partners to guide experiments. Conduct statistical research to implement prescriptive and predictive models at a production level of quality according to our business needs, data patterns, and performance requirements. Work side by side with machine learning engineers and data engineers to come up with plans to put the models/algorithms into production. Develop statistical and machine learning models to better understand users and their journey in general. Contribute to defining and enhancing our machine learning platform capabilities from the ground up. Establish processes and standard methodologies to help grow our data science guild. Remote work from home is acceptable.


SALARY: $220,000.08-$230,000/year


HOURS: 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday


LOCATION: Crunchbase, Inc., 564 Market Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94104



MAIN EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or a closely related field of study and five (5) years experience as (all levels) Data Scientist, Data Analyst or related role where required experience gained.


SPECIAL SKILLS: Also requires experience in the following:


  • Python hands-on coding skills;
  • Hands-on skills building Data Science/Machine Learning models;
  • Setting up evaluation processes and methodologies with stakeholders to guide experiments;
  • Communicating effectively to stakeholders throughout the entire life cycle of a data science-driven feature, from collecting requirements to modeling, to productionization, and all the way to deployment in production;
  • Establishing processes and standard methodologies to help grow the data science guild; and
  • Collaborating with other Data Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers to define, implement and continuously improve the Machine Learning Platform capabilities.


CONTACT: Apply online at or send resume to Please reference job title and location.

You may also be entitled to receive equity and benefits.
Salary Range
$220,000.08—$230,000 USD

What Crunchbase Offers: 

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Remote first policy
  • Generous Reimbursement policy for learning and development activities
  • Monthly fitness / mental health reimbursement
  • 14 weeks of fully-paid time off for new parents
  • Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Volunteering Paid Time Off
  • Incredible medical, vision and dental benefits for employees and their families
  • Free One Medical Group membership for employees and their families
  • 401(k) and Roth plans, and free annual financial adviser check-in
  • Monthly internet stipend
  • Work from home allowance to purchase furniture for your work from home space
  • Annual carbon offset
  • Matching charity contributions for our Townhall awards
  • A team of creative, transparent entrepreneurs driven to accomplish our mission
At Crunchbase, we value team members who are passionate and enthusiastic about what we're building here. We believe there is no "perfect" candidate, and want to encourage applying even if all the requirements listed aren’t met. If you're passionate about Crunchbase and looking to learn and grow, then we look forward to reviewing your application!
Crunchbase does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, military obligations, or marital status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. Every day our team is honored to work with entrepreneurs and innovators from every corner of the globe, and we aim to build a team that reflects the diversity of our customers. Each individual at Crunchbase brings their own perspectives, work experiences, lifestyles, and cultures with them, and we believe that a more diverse team creates more innovative products, provides a better service to its customers, and helps us all grow and learn as individuals.