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EDB Data Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts

A Little About Us

Innovative, collaborative minds wanted. The world loves Postgres. We envision a world where organizations thrive by harnessing the full power of Postgres, the world’s fastest growing and most loved and used open source database. Our mission is to enable data teams everywhere to harness the full power of Postgres, whether on premises or in the cloud, with high availability, reliability, scalability, and security.

We’re #1 in Postgres. We aspire to become #1 in Postgres AI. We’ve been major contributors to Postgres since the beginning and we are proud to call thousands of boundary-pushing customers our partners. Proud though we are, we are not resting on our laurels. There’s plenty of work to do. The good news is that everything we do will impact Postgres, which is to say that it will impact the world. No pressure.

EDB empowers organizations to take control of their data. As one of the leading contributors to the vibrant and fast-growing Postgres community, EDB is committed to driving innovation in AI, data and enterprise database technology. Our work is fueled by creative, dedicated people who are committed to help our customers and the community take Postgres everywhere. Join us!

Job Summary

We are looking for innovative Data Scientist who can help direct product development and identify new opportunities to delight our customers. You will be responsible for defining experiments to run and questions to answer, architecting the data stack (tools and processes), working with the broader product team to instrument the product in a pragmatic manner and reporting to all levels of the organization on insights gained.

Candidates please note : This role is 100% remote. We are looking for candidates in the United States.

What your impact will be:

  • Work with leadership to identify challenges and open questions that can be answered with data we collect or could collect

  • Work with development team to add further instrumentation to the product

  • Work independently and be able to manage data pipelines from development to production

  • Be innovative and pragmatic - don’t require a Hadoop cluster when a Google Sheet will suffice

  • Communicate findings to all levels of the org, and be able to “know the audience” when presenting to different roles

What you will bring:

  • 7+ years of experience in data science or other data intensive roles

  • Experience working in a data-led product team, and defining experiments to drive product improvement

  • Able to write SQL to answer questions

  • Build data pipelines of different maturity (from idea on laptop to production), engaging with broader team as needed

  • Able to refine, clean data, and know the impact of that process on the results it yields

  • Good presentation skills, including visualizations and reporting

What will give you an edge:

  • Familiarity with Postgres

  • Helped to establish data science practices for experience in Cloud/SaaS and/or database products

  • Working knowledge of Python for data analysis

  • Understanding of Apache Superset


EDB is committed to supporting our employees' overall well being by offering a range of benefits and resources to promote a healthy work-life balance and wellness. We provide access to Modern Health to aid employees in health and wellness tips and practices, as well as Wellness Fridays extending to June 2024! Check out our career site for more information on perks and benefits and reach out to our Talent Acquisition team for region specific benefits.

We know it takes a unique mix of people and skills to help us in our mission to supercharge Postgres, and we understand that not everyone will check every box. We’d love to hear from you and we want you to apply!

EDB is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. EDB was built on a commitment to trust and respect each other and to embrace an array of people and ideas. These values remain at the center of our culture and are key to our company’s integrity.

EDB does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or CVs from recruitment agencies. EDB and its affiliates are not responsible for, and will not pay, any fees, commissions, or any other similar payment related to unsolicited resumes or CVs except as required in a written signed agreement between EDB and the recruitment agency or party requesting payment of a fee.

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