Skip to main content

Hulu Jobs Home

Life at Hulu

Roles at Hulu

Intern at Hulu

Categories

Locations

Senior Data Scientist - Core Experimentation

Full-Time at Hulu Seattle

The data life

Data drives Hulu, and our Data Platform and Data Sciences teams are some of the most talented in the industry. We've built a data platform that can ingest, store, and process terabytes of data every day. Here, you can focus on a variety of domains such as data science, machine learning, and optimization — all while collaborating on a cutting-edge analytical solution development pipeline. We'll look to you to provide data analysis and research to present a compelling vision of viewer retention and preferences across the vast ecosystem of Hulu's product offerings and content.

Herbie Hulu Santa Monica Herbie
Our culture here is pretty special – fun, inclusive, balanced and also ambitious and creative. I learn so much from the other data scientists here. I’m proud to work on the Hulu product as well – bringing a variety of stories to people’s devices and living rooms and being an overall net positive in people’s lives.

The part you’ll play and
preparation for your role.

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we're looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.

Summary

Data scientists at Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) use data to empower decision-makers with information, predictions, and insights that ultimately influence the experiences of millions of users worldwide. In order to draw causal conclusions about novel product ideas and releases, we are building AB testing capabilities across a variety of user-facing applications and services covering Disney+, ESPN+, and Hulu. The core experimentation data science team focuses on the analytic capabilities of the experimentation platform. The team’s goal is to pave the way for broad experimentation at DMED via both ad hoc analysis and creating robust, reproducible, and scalable solutions. This position presents an opportunity to have a large impact on experimentation and its best practices.

What You'll Do

  • Experimentation: Lead analysis and execution of experiments in the areas of customer acquisition, streaming quality, application performance, and commerce. Share and promote experimentation best practices.
  • Analysis automation: Effectively scale analysis from a single AB test to standardize metric definitions, statistical tests and results visualizations.
  • Deep analysis: Analyze user behavioral data to identify patterns, uncover opportunities, and create a common understanding of how people are interacting with the service and content.
  • Partnership: Partner closely with the experimentation platform team, product managers, data engineers to improve platform capabilities, drive development of new features and testing strategies.

What You'll Bring

  • 5+ years Python or other statistical programming language
  • 3+ years experience using SQL
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience designing and executing AB tests.
  • Deep understanding of statistical concepts like hypothesis testing, Bayesian decision-making, etc.
  • Hands-on experience in advanced data analysis
  • Strong communication skills, for both technical and non-technical audiences.

Nice to Have

  • Contributions to open source scientific libraries like pandas, numpy, etc.
  • Experience thinking strategically to interpret market and consumer information, preferably about a subscription service.
  • Familiarity with data exploration and data visualization tools like Tableau or Looker
  • Advanced degree in an analytical field or equivalent experience.

Our Hiring Process

  • Explore life at Hulu

    Thanks for stopping by to get an inside scoop on our products and culture. Once you get a taste of the Hulu way of life, take some time to browse our open jobs to see where your expertise, interests, and experience align! We are so excited to see what you bring to the table.

  • Up next on your journey

    You applied to one of our roles and it looks like you might be a fit. As a next step, prepare to discuss your background, goals, and aspirations with a recruiter or team member.
    They will also be ready to answer all of your questions about Hulu and the role. If you aren't a fit this time, keep an eye on our open roles for the next opportunity that might be a match.

  • Meet the team

    Log on and meet the team virtually. With Hulu focused on keeping candidates and employees safe, we are conducting all interviews through video conferencing technology, and we are leveraging digital collaborative tools to ensure the experience is thorough and positive.
    The video interview is typically the final stage of the process and your chance to leave a lasting impression through your enthusiasm, preparation, abilities, and resume.

Just like the best ensemble casts of our favorite shows,
Hulu embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local law. Hulu is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants if needed during the interview process.

  • Great Place to Work  - 2019 Diversity
    Best Workplaces™ for Diversity

    2019

  • Great Place to Work - 2019 Best Workplaces Greater China
    Best Workplaces™ in Greater China

    2018-2019

  • She Runs It. - 2020 Outstanding Company for Working Mothers
    She Runs It.® Outstanding Co. for Working Mothers

    2020

  • Great Place to Work - 2020 Best Workplaces Texas
    Best Workplaces™ in Texas

    2020

  • The Work Culture Honoree List - 2020
    The Work Culture Honoree List® by Cablefax

    2020

  • Asia's Best Workplaces - 2020
    Asia's Best Workplaces™

    2020

  • Best Workplaces in New York - 2020
    Best Workplaces™ in New York

    2019–2020

  • Best Workplaces for Women - 2020
    Best Workplaces™ for Women

    2019–2020

  • Best Workplaces for Millenials - 2020
    Best Workplaces™ for Millenials

    2020

  • Best Workplaces for Parents - 2020
    Best Workplaces™ for Parents

    2020

Join our talent network

Receive job alerts and updates.

Sign Up

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Select a location from the list of options. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert. If you don't see a job or location that fits right now, check back soon!

  • Data and Analytics, Seattle, Washington, United StatesRemove

By uploading your resume, you are not submitting an application for employment.